#Creole Recipes


Chicken Ham Sausage Jambalaya

By Francine Lizotte
You don't have to go to Louisiana to enjoy its creole food... just make it at...

New Orleans Gumbo

By Francine Lizotte
This dish is so tasty and satisfying with a great combination of ingredients and spices; a...

Shrimp Maque Choux

By Francine Lizotte
Very flavorful, this great Cajun meal from Louisiana is a dish you can enjoy at home...

Shrimp Po` Boy

By Francine Lizotte
This sandwich is incredibly delicious and easy to make! This popular New Orleans dish with a...
15 Mediterranean-Influenced Dishes

15 Mediterranean-Influenced Dishes


The Mediterranean “diet” has been popular for years, but it’s really not a diet. More so, it’s a healthier eating lifestyle that limits processed foods. It gets its name because it includes foods from regions around the Mediterranean Sea, like Greece, Italy, and Spain. Vegetables, whole grains, legumes, fish, and healthy fats (such as olive […]

14 Fresh Tomato Dishes for Summer

14 Fresh Tomato Dishes for Summer


Tomatoes are available year-round, but sweet and juicy they are at their prime in the summer. If you grow them, you may be wondering what’s the best way to use fresh tomatoes. By weaving them into as many meals as you can! How about in an easy gazpacho soup or bruschetta? Or, use fresh tomatoes […]

11 Recipes That Spotlight Pesto

11 Recipes That Spotlight Pesto


Bright green in color, pesto is a classic northern Italian sauce. Traditionally made with basil, Parmesan, garlic, olive oil, and nuts (pine nuts or walnuts), it has a slightly grassy and nutty flavor. Easy to make at home, it’s versatile and quite tasty. We’re sharing pesto sauce from scratch recipes along with ways you can […]