This review is from: Meanwhile, Back at Cafe Du Monde: Life Stories about Food (Hardcover). Peggy Sweeney-McDonald has created a little slice of home for Louisianians all across the globe! The book is filled with absolutely beautiful pictures of food, folks, and fun. The recipes are fabulous and the stories bring me home. “Meanwhile, Back at Cafe’ Du Monde…” brings that unique Louisiana laissez-faire to life through it’s stories, pictures and recipes. Every story is meaningful and every dish is made with love. Like all Louisiana food — the creations are to die for! This book makes a GREAT holiday gift for everyone on your list. If you are from Louisiana you know what I mean. If not, buy the book and you will. This story/cook book is a must on every gift list!