Saturday, January 29, 2011


The Pittsburgh Steelers held a pep rally yesterday...18,000 fans. Here is Brett Keisel.
There are corgis and pugs in "The King's Speech." I love Geoffrey Rush.
Baked a chocolate chip cake today.
Someone dropped some cupcakes by the house last night.

Sunday, January 23, 2011

Road Sign and Gumbo

Found a road sign in Vidor TX today...Pug Road
I made gumbo yesterday.
Per John Besh, I put the onions in the roux first and let them carmelize to make the roux even darker. Then I added the bell pepper and celery.

Chicken and sausage gumbo

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Steeler M&Ms

Baked some sugar cookies tonight
Amazing what animals come in from the anole (anolis carolinensis). He let me take his picture but wouldn't let me catch him.

Saturday, January 01, 2011


We had beignets and cafe au lait at Cafe Du Monde in Mandeville for breakfast.

A crawfish sugar cookie from my Aunt for Christmas