MoJo Book Review and Giveaway: Laughter is Loudest with Good Food (Cookbook)

Cookbook compiled by Ms. New Orleans 2014, Lindsay Reine. Laughter is Loudest with Good Food

My NOLA Cookbook

In my previous post, you met Ms. New Orleans 2014, Lindsay Reine. In this post, you’ll get a chance to win her cookbook.

This review is different than most. There are no spoiler alerts. No characters to introduce you to. Just some mighty fine eats.

The first two recipes I chose were the Mayonnaise biscuits (Pg. 24) and the Baked Potato Soup (Pg. 9). They paired well together. Or, they would have. I’m not a perfect cook and I had one of those moments when the recipe called for self-rising flour but This Girl used all-purpose … read the rest. . .

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My Interview with Ms. New Orleans 2014, Lindsay Reine

Cookbook compiled by Ms. New Orleans 2014, Lindsay Reine. Laughter is Loudest with Good Food

My NOLA Cookbook

While researching and writing NOLA, my great friend Lisa posted a link on my Facebook page for a cookbook. Not just any cookbook, mind you, but a cookbook from New Orleans, with recipes compiled by Ms. New Orleans 2014 Lindsay Reine. How much better could things get? A little bit better. Because of my affinity for all things NOLA, I explained this to Lindsay and she agreed to send me an extra autographed copy for this giveaway. She also became my friend on Facebook, and a huge source of information for my book.

Lindsay confirmed an … read the rest. . .

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FIVE THINGS FRIDAY: Start/Stop

Orange book with feather quill. Five Things Friday at Frankly, My Dear...

Five Things Friday at Frankly, My Dear…

The calendar tells me it’s been nearly two months since I last blogged.

Inconceivable! from The Princess Bride

Inconceivable!

Without going into dramatic detail, suffice to say life with all its twists and turns has been a great distraction from blogging. It’s been full of The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly. And we’re all learning to exchange beauty for ashes (Isaiah 61:3).

The calendar also tells me the year is about two-thirds behind us. Now that’s crazy! I look back on my resolutions and I’m so happy I had just one.

BETTER! 2014: January 1: do. be. dream. feel. live. BETTER.

BETTER! 2014

I’m proud to say … read the rest. . .

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