The Jambalaya News

The Jungle Book (Disney 2016)

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The new Jungle Book opens with Disney’s iconic nighttime overview of Disneyland. Immediately, we notice that Cinderella’s castle seems different somehow, more earthy. Zoom out and we are looking at the Disney castle from the jungle. Indeed, we are in ...

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Sweet Potato Ice Cream

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Hello, everybody! April showers are behind us, and that means it’s going to get warmer and then hot. I can’t think of a better way to cool off than with a nice helping of ice cream. There’s a lot of ...

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Trying to Work With Cats

Note from Lauren

By Lauren Abate You’ve seen all the videos on Facebook and the Internet. And it’s true. It’s next to impossible to work with cats when they want to be around you. Not that they want to be around you all ...

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Cauliflower Mac N Cheese

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Ingredients 1 pound penne pasta 4 tablespoons butter 1/4 cup flour 1 quart milk 1 pinch nutmeg Salt Freshly ground black pepper 1 cup fresh ricotta cheese 1/3 cup shredded Swiss cheese 3/4 cup shredded white cheddar cheese 1 cup ...

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Derby for Dollars

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Gentlemen, grab your derby duds; and ladies, get your hats! It’s time for the 4th Annual Derby for Dollars! As with all things valuable and fun, this event just gets better with age. Now in its fourth year, the Mint ...

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