Alice's Story of the Hurricane Aftermath

6-1-06 Emergency Communities disembled the kitchen because electricity has been restored to the area and local businesses are once again open (ten months after the hurricane hit). They have moved to an area that still needs help. Please continue your support for this fine organization.

Alice's Story of the Hurricane Aftermath

Emergency Communities' relief kitchen, is now set up in the city of Chalmette in St. Bernard’s Parish (next to New Orleans). They plan on serving 252,000 meals over the next twelve weeks.  With the kitchen their central focus, they intend to provide a safe space for local residents to connect and rebuild their community.

Best Pumpkin Pie recipe ever!

Here it is, the Best Pumpkin Pie recipe ever!

Prepare pumpkin by cutting a pie pumpkin in half, scoop out the seeds and goo, then put upside down on a baking pan with 1/2 inch of water in it.  Bake at 350 until a knife easily goes through the pumpkin.  Cool and scoop out the pumpkin pulp from the skin, then,

Blend until smooth:
-2 eggs
-1 3/4 cups pumpkin
-3/4 cup honey
-1/2 tsp salt
-1 tsp cinnamon
-1/2 tsp ground ginger
-1/8 tsp ground cloves
1 cup evaporated milk
-1/2 cup skim milk