Ham and grits Casserole Recipe

4 cups water 1 cup uncooked quick-cooking grits 2 cups diced ham or sausage, or a combination 1 cup shredded cheese 3 tablespoons butter 1 teaspoon Beazell’s Cajun Seasoning 4 eggs (or 1 cup egg substitute) Add water to a large saucepan and bring to a boil. Stir in grits, cover and reduce heat. Simmer…

Crawfish Dip Recipe

This dip goes well in a bread bowl 1 pound crawfish 1 onion 1 bell pepper 1 stick butter 1 can cream of mushroom soup 8 oz velvetta cheese 1  to 2 tsp Beazell’s Cajun Seasoning Melt butter in skillet.  Saute onions and bell pepper until tender.  Add crawfish.  Season.  Add cream of mushroom soup…

Chicken Enchilada Recipe

8 – 10 inch flour tortillas 1 pound cooked chicken, shredded or chopped 1 – 10 3/4 ounce condensed cream of chicken soup 1 – 8 ounce carton of sour cream 2 cups shredded cheese (I use the Kraft Mexican Blend) 1 to 2 tsp Beazell’s Cajun Seasoning For filling mix chicken, condensed soup, sour…

Christmas Concert at BVES

The 5th grade band at BVES had their Christmas concert tonight. I am so proud of all the students, especially my baby girl. They did a fantastic job. I just realized tonight that munchkin is the only girl trumpet player.

Bah Humbug

So tomorrow I am going to go and actually start Christmas shopping.  I have been putting this off every day but if I want to accomplish anything before Resa gets out of school it will have to be done on Thursday.  She only has school for half a day Friday. How I wish I could…

Dirty Rice Dressing Recipe

Ingredients: 1 pound ground meat 1 pound ground pork 1 large onion 1 bell pepper 1 head of onion tops 2 can cream of mushroom soup 4 cups rice cooked Beazell’s Cajun Seasoning Procedure: Brown ground meat and pork. Make sure meat is broken up then add one onion diced and one bell pepper diced….

Multiple Sclerosis and Stress

Multiple Sclerosis and stress are not best friends but hated enemies. Yesterday was one of the most stressful and upsetting days I have had in a very long time. We had tried to do something good for others and it came back to bite us in the a**. I have learned that you will see…

Mississippi Mud Recipe

This is a favorite of mine.   First Layer: 1 cup flour 1/2 cup butter 1 cup chopped nuts (I prefer to use either almonds or walnuts but you can use pecans as well) Second Layer: 1 cup powdered sugar 8 oz. cream cheese 1 tsp vanilla 1 cup Cool Whip Third Layer 2 –…

Looking for a Book to Read Over the Weekend

BOOKS 1 – 8 “The Hideaway” and “The Traveler” are sure to keep you in suspense with each turn of the page. What twisted tortures will these serial killers use on their victims? Can anyone stop these elusive killers? “Dr. Frankenstein” is a medical malpractice thriller that will have you wondering which experiment he will…

Steen’s Cane Syrup

I found some Steen’s Cane Syrup today. Mmmm, I already know what I am having for breakfast in the morning – fresh biscuits. I also plan on making gingerbread as well as a pecan pie. My mouth is watering already.

Crab Stuffed Mushroom Recipe

1 pound crab meat 8 oz cream cheese 1/4 cup green onion, chopped 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese 1/4 cup bread crumbs 1 tsp Beazell’s Cajun Seasoning Mix above ingredients until well incorporated 18 oz mushroom, wiped clean and stems removed Stuff cream cheese mixture into cavity if mushrooms. Place in baking dish. Bake at 350…