An expatriate of New Orleans – and professional chef – who has lived in Los Angeles since her childhood, blogs about the journey from New Orleans to Los Angeles back to New Orleans, and points along the way.

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Bourbon Hibiscus Cooler – Perfect for a Signature Holiday Cocktail

Posted by on Dec 2, 2015, 3:21 pm in Food and Drink, Recipes-Drinks | 0 comments

Bourbon Hibiscus Cooler, with Hibiscus and Rose Flower Extract, is a perfect cocktail to feature at your holiday party.

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Porches and Lemonade

Posted by on Sep 21, 2012, 3:17 pm in Personal Reflection, Recipes-Drinks | 4 comments

Porches and Lemonade

Sitting on the porch and sipping a glass of lemonade while visiting with her neighbors, was a regular treat at the end of the day for my Aunt Leticia.

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Catdaddy Punches with a Kick – Recipe for Mountain Moonshine Punch

Posted by on May 30, 2011, 10:17 am in Food and Drink, Recipes-Drinks | 0 comments

This Mountain Moonshine Punch, featuring the unique spirit, Catdaddy Carolina Moonshine, is a great opener to an outdoor summer party.

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A Bridal Shower Menu of Comfort Food with a Citrus Rose Hibiscus Punch

Posted by on Mar 7, 2011, 10:28 am in Food and Drink, Recipes-Drinks, Small Pleasures Catering | 4 comments

A wedding shower featuring a menu of comfort foods with a Citrus Hibiscus Rose Punch

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Important Tips for a Successful Cocktail Party

Posted by on Feb 25, 2011, 5:55 pm in Books, Food and Drink, Party Planning Tips, Recipes-Drinks | 3 comments

If you are planning a cocktail party, there are a few essential things to remember. Here are some important tips for ensuring that your cocktail party is a tremendous success.

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Create a Cool Cocktail for Your Party- My Best Sangria

Posted by on Jul 19, 2010, 11:13 am in Food and Drink, Recipes-Drinks | 0 comments

This tasty Sangria is an addictive cool drink for the summer heat

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