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Nutro Treats Giveaway! Contest Closed! And the winner is …

The random number picker chose #13 ~ so the winner of the bag of Nutro Crunchy Treats with Real Pomegranates is Megan Philips!  Yeah, Megan!  I’ll e-mail you! Thanks everyone for entering the contest.  If you still want to try these treats, you can order them from at any time! ———————– sent me … Continue reading

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The Mt. Olive Pickle People of Mount Olive, NC are Sneaky!

The Mt. Olive Pickle People are sneaky.  They currently sell a product that is labeled “No Sugar Added Sweet Pickle Relish.” I guess the label should be a hint that something is amiss with this product, as in “No Sugar Added” led me to believe that it was regular sweet relish, with perhaps less sugar than normal.  Let … Continue reading

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Dizzy Chicken It Is! And, the Contest Winner Is ….

Votes % Dizzy Chicken (The $25,000 Mardi Gras Cake Cook Book) 38 43% Stuffed Shrimp (Enola Prudhomme’s Low-Fat Favorites) 25 28% Shrimp Salad with Lemon Oil Dressing (The New Low-Country Cooking) 13 15% Creole Rice Salad (La Bouche Creole) 9 10% Chicken Liver Omelet (Brennan’s New Orleans Cookbook) 3 3% 88 Thank you to everyone … Continue reading

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Contest (You) Cajun/Creole Cooking Challenge (Me)

I like to cook. I like to collect cookbooks. I can boil water, mince garlic, chop an onion, make a smooth non-lumpy white sauce, and lumpy mashed potatoes. I can do all of these things on purpose and with purpose. Ok. Great. If that’s the case, then how come I eat as badly as I … Continue reading