Fat Tuesday’s Cajun Chicken and Sausage Gumbo

For a lot of people, Fat Tuesday aka Mardi Gras is the perfect excuse to eat too much, drink too much and just all around have way more fun than imaginable. These days very few people stop to think of the religious implications of the day.

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National Almond Day and Chewy Cookies

Today is National Almond Day. The point of the day is to promote the versatility and heath benefits of Almonds. We live in Almond Country. Later this month, there will be a big Almond Blossom Festival. When the almonds are in bloom, the air smells sweet.

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