Seared Maitake Steak with Cauliflower Mash

  The picture says it all, I hope! Rich savory and easy to make. There is nothing like mushroom steaks and this will melt any mushroom lovers heart for sure. I have love mushrooms my whole life. I am so grateful to be living in a time where mushroom varieties are so abundant. Maitake is […]

Red Beans and Rice with Alligator Sausage

With Mardi Gras in full swing, one can only be dreaming of Cajan Creole Cuisine  Red Beans and Rice!!! Hellz yeah I have the best memories of Mom and I in New Orleans for the first time. We didn’t do Mardi Gras, but we did do Jazz Fest and let me tell ya; it was […]

Funny Truths ~ Mornings

Need I say more?   oxox Ms Foodie HAPPY VALENTINES DAY!!💘

Hello Dolly Cookie Bars ~ Moms Recipe UPDATED

  As you can see, I have always been a hugger and kisser! I have also always loved traditions of all kinds. I love making new ones and passing on some old ones. I also have the belief of… Just because you grew up with certain family traditions does not mean you have to keep them. […]

Lemon Fettuccine with Asparagus Ribbons

I will never forget the first time I tried vegetable noodles in place of pasta, YUK! I was so not a fan! I was at my friend’s house, and her mom dumped jar pasta sauce on top of spaghetti squash with some soy cheese. It was the worst thing I had ever eaten. Well, that […]

Quick and Easy Tips to Remember for Your Health ~ Body Mind and Soul

It seems the world today is busier then ever before. I know that gets said a lot but really it is so true with the www at our fingertips, it is hard to have human connection. I feel that our relationships have become deeper with our smart phones and tablets, then we have with real […]

Happy New Year 2017 ~ Muriel Rukeyser Quotes

It seems like so much has been going on from the weather to the new president taking office. I have been occupied with all these women marches around the world, from all sides. I can’t help but think about all the trail blazers who have come before me. Even though we lost Muriel Rukeyser in […]

Food for Thought GRATITUDE last post for 2016

Even though this blog is new, I am still reflecting and trying to catch my breath as 2016 closes. This year has been crazy bitter sweet…starting off with loosing BOTH grandmas within three months apart. Getting our first taste of crazy snow and the damage it can do, making great new leaps in our businesses, […]

Turkey Pesto Manicotti

Thanksgiving is around the corner and pasta is on my mind. Truly I could eat “pasta something” pretty much everyday. The truth is I have a hard time putting the fork down when it comes to such yumminess, so I try to limit these types of recipes to a few times a month. The more […]

Quote of the Week…Bill Maher

ISIS is not going to kill you…polyethoxylated tallowamines that’s, what’s going to kill you! ~ Bill Maher     Did you know GE CROPS are far more contaminated then regular non-organic crops? Round up ready Glyphosate phosphonomethyl glycine is some super toxic stuff. In 2009, a French court found Monsanto guilty of lying; falsely advertising its Roundup herbicide as “biodegradable,” […]