Saturday, November 27, 2010

Sweetest Little Angels! 50% Off Saturday Dec. 4th!!!!

Christmas Portrait Outfits
White and pastel blue
Smocked with Christmas Trees

Darling white corduroy bishop dress
for Christmas and beyond!

Close-up sleeve and smocked detailing!

Bishop smocked trees for Christmas!

Sleeve detail close-up!

Boys outfit is reversible!
Two outfits in one!
Pastel Checked side has 
button-on tab to monogram and
we have the fabulous
monogram lady to complete the outfit!

Beautiful Tree Smocking!

Includes 2 Tabs for Monogramming!

Button on Tab for monogramming

Great Reversible 4-Way Christmas
and After Outfit!
Chenille Tree applique

Presto Change-O!

After Christmas Outfit! 
Cute even after Christmas!!
Sweet Scottie Dog!

Very Pretty in soft aqua blue corduroy!

Smocked Ice Skates accented with pink!

Sibling Outfits!
Beautiful shade of red corduroy
smocked with black labs!

Red Cord Dress

Labs close-up!

Surely Dad won't object to smocking
with Black Labs?

Time for Preparing and Some Christmas Caring!

Santa's Proud Reindeer

Glittery Pinecone Reindeer Showy!
Wooden Believe in different
sizes and fonts!

Shopping for special jewelry for a
special someone or some Holiday Bling?
Check out our jewelry cases!

Special Holly Berry boxed
Soap Set and Diffuser
Comfort and Joy boxed
Soap Set and Diffuser
Minty Santa Soaps
Very Subtle Holiday Fragrances!

Like Mother and Like Daughter:Gorgeous!
Also very special:
they enjoy each others company!

Holiday Buffet and Cocktail Napkins
Honey Butter: Peach Ameratto and
Pecan Praline
Pecans: Praline and Cajun Spiced
Cheese, Cranberry, and Lemon Straws
Peanut Butter Balls,
Martha Washington Balls, and Fudge

Snowman Cookie Jar
Santa Bowl and Spreader
Santa Guest Towel
Grilling Tools: Crawfish,
Fleur de Lis, LTU, & LTU!
YUMMY Candles
Christmas Plates, Bowls,
 Dishes Galore!

Adding Goodies Every Day!
Drop by for nice hot cherry cider today
 while you're out and about!
See you soon!

Love ya' Honey!

Miranda Parnell

Lusiana Traditions
Hwy 80 @ the Caution Light
Downtown Choudrant, LA

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Time for Some Christmas Sharing!

Glistening Centerpiece Figure of
Mary, Joseph, and Baby Jesus on Donkey
JOY blocks in subtle earthtones
Crystal Angel Figureines and Ornaments

Shimmering Ornaments:
Crosses and Angels
Crystal Angel and
Blessing Crosses (in bags).

 Christmas Story Scripture
Surrounds the Nativity Plater
Subtle Fleur de Lis Top
Deep Red Graceful Scroll Christmas Trees
Distinctive Velvet Ribbon Bookmarks
Accented with Christmas Trees
Christmas Crosses

Whimsical Christmas Tree Plates
in all Shapes
Glittery ornament sets to fill jars
Let it Snow!  Every kids wish!
CANDLES!  Home for the Holidays, Gingerbread, Harvest Spice, Roasted Espresso...

Friendly Snowman Dishtowel Set
Angel bejeweled Candles
Star Dip Bowl and Ornament
Scripture Bowl for our fabulous dips!
 Snowman, Holly, and Candy spreaders
Napkin boxes and caddys
keep festive holiday napkins handy!

Cynthia shows off our Parnell Cookbook!
The best all around cookbook ever! 
 It's full of 700 recipes, basic to gourmet,
 including many of Cynthia's!

We appreciate you so much!
What a wonderful day it was to see
your shining faces!
My sweet friends and family
I do love you so!

Friday, November 19, 2010

Welcome to Open House!

If you missed Holiday Open House 
or you're out and about for the
Holiday Arts Tour
be sure to drop by to see all the fabulous
Christmas gifts and goodies. 
 You just might find a "Little Happy"!

We're also celebrating Thanksgiving
this week!  We are very Thankful for
all of our wonderful family and friends. 
You have been most gracious, loving,
and kind this season.
We appreciate you so much.
Thank you, Thank you, Thank you!
and Thanks be to God!

Welcome to Open House! 
Santa has arrived!

Hostesses Paula and Cynthia serve
Cynthia's yummy Pumpkin Torte
 to our sweet friend!
*See Cynthia's recipe below!

Ornaments Everywhere!

Special Nativity
Christmas Story Plate
Red Fleur de Lis Trees
Angel, Nativity, and Cross Ornaments

Keep Christ in Christmas!
Joy Plates!

Sparkle Reindeer, Glitter Pumps, Cowgirl Boots, & Purses! 

Sunday, November 7, 2010

On the First Day of Christmas!

To all our fabulous friends who stopped by our Holiday Open House yesterday!  It was outstanding!  So much food, fun, and fellowship; what a great way to start the holiday season!

To the ladies who helped host the festivities: Paula, Myra, Cynthia, Opal, Lori, Sandy, and Cathy!!!!  Y'all made everything easy and fun!

Drop by if you missed it!

See you soon!
Love ya' Honey!

Miranda Parnell
Lusiana Traditions

P.S. Here's the recipe for Cynthia's Pumpkin Torte that was sooooo yummy!!!

Pumpkin Torte a la Cynthia Harper

1 pkg (18 1/2 oz) Yellow Cake Mix

1 can (15 oz.) Pumpkin, divided

1/2 C. Milk

4 Eggs

1 1/2 t. Pumpkin Pie Spice, divided

1 pkg. (8oz.) Cream Cheese, softened

1 C. Powdered Sugar

1 (16 oz.) Cool Whip

1/4 C. Caramel Ice Cream Topping

1/3 C. chopped Pecans, Toasted


1. In large bowl, combine cake mix, 1 C. pumpkin, milk, eggs, oil, 1 t. pumpkin pie spice; beat on low speed for 30 sec. Beat on med. for 2 min. Pour into 2 greased and floured 9" round cake pans.

2. Bake at 350 degrees 25-30 min.

3. In a large bowl, beat cream cheese until light and fluffy. Add powdered sugar and remaining pumpkin and pumpkin pie spice, beat until smooth. Fold in whipped topping.

4. Layer cake with whipped pumpkin pie spice and frost cake.

5. Top with caramel topping, sprinkle with pecans. Store in refrigerator

Saturday, November 6, 2010

Holiday Open House!

Lusiana Traditions
So In The Mood for Christmas!
Join the Festivities!
Saturday Nov. 6th
Hwy 80 @ the Caution Light
Downtown Choudrant, LA
See you soon!

Monday, November 1, 2010