A collection of memories led to this book. Most gatherings of our family centered around sharing our lives with one another. Celebrations were many, and the foods served were often unique. As you prepare these recipes yourself, I hope they bring to mind the rich heritage of caring we share.
Patricia Brown is is daughter of Meryl and Myrden Pellegrin, and sister to Meryl P. Lakos, Myrden Pellegrin, Jr., Rosemary P. Songy, Helen P. Mills, Katie P. Scanio, James Pellegrin, and Claire P. Broussard