Lüke

Lüke

Lüke Lüke is one of several John Besh restaurants located in New Orleans. During our trip earlier this year, we stopped in for an early brunch with two other friends. Eggs in a Jar I was immediately drawn to this dish when I saw the name of it. Luckily my dining companions were equally curious. This […]

Lion’s Head Meatball Soup

Lion’s Head Meatball Soup

Lion’s Head Meatball Soup Lion’s Head Meatball is a Shanghai dish, and one of my favorites.  It’s normally served like a casserole dish.  Giant, oversized pork meatballs are served on a bed of cooked napa cabbage.  The ruffled cabbage leaves surrounding the meatballs supposedly resembles a lion’s head and its mane, which is where the […]

JJ’s Place Bakery & Ice Cream

JJ’s Place Bakery & Ice Cream

JJ’s Place Bakery & Ice Cream This weekend we went to check out JJ’s Place after I read rave reviews about the giant ice cream sandwiches. The bakery offers various cakes, coffee and cookie ice cream sandwiches. For just $2.95, you choose 2 cookie flavors and an ice cream flavor. I chose snickerdoodle and chocolate […]

Non-Alcoholic Mimosas

Non-Alcoholic Mimosas

Non-Alcoholic Mimosas This post is sponsored by Sparkling Ice and BlogHer. All opinions expressed are my own. Recently, I had some girlfriends over after yoga class and we quenched our thirst with this super tasty and colorful assortment of non-alcoholic mimosas. For the base of my cocktails, I used Sparkling ICE® Waters and then mixed […]