Mini king cakes are an individual version of a Mardi Gras favorite, the king cake. King Cake (galette des rois in French) is a dessert found at most Mardi Gras … [read more]
Have you ever gone to the library to read Godey’s Lady Book or Mrs. Beeton’s Book of Household Management? I want home to be a haven. Sewing, crafts, cooking, and finding a cleaner, healthier lifestyle are all important to me.
Hurricanes are a fruity passion fruit and rum cocktail. The hurricane cocktail was invented at Pat O'Brien's in New Orleans during a 1940s glut of rum in the … [read more]
Remoulade sauce is a must here at Casa Bouquet during Mardi Gras season, which begins January 6, the Twelfth Day of Christmas. You can serve this sauce cold … [read more]
I learned how to make a fun yarn lei with a drinking straw and I thought I would share with you. Leis in Hawaii are made with flowers, shells, feathers, or … [read more]
With the New Year, it's fun for me to reflect on how far I’ve come with Casa Bouquet and share 2017 year in review. I’m sharing some of the top posts for 2017. … [read more]