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Damn Good Gumbo in the French Quarter of New Orleans

Never did I expect to have one of the best bowls of gumbo I’ve ever had in the middle of the French Quarter (technically Central Business District, but that’s not known worldwide like the French Quarter is).   374 more words


Spicy Shrimp and Chicken Gumbo

When I got out of the navy in ‘82, jobs were scarce in Atlanta but I was fortunate enough to find one off Ashby St. in the West End. 183 more words


Mardi Gras in New Orelans!

Hey everyone! It’s Demetra, for my first official Travel Blog post I will be writing about my trip to New Orleans for Mardi Gras two weeks ago.   1,005 more words


Southern Gumbo Ya'll

It was Mardi Gras a few weeks ago in New Orleans, so time to cook up some Gumbo. We flew there last week for a construction convention and our mouths have been watering all week thinking about the food we were gonna enjoy. 683 more words



Between our Mardi Gras blog earlier this month and our resident musician’s blog on his experience in New Orleans from last week, I’m feeling inspired to make something Cajun. 384 more words

Cultural Traditions

#Project365 Day 57

Made gumbo for dinner tonight. Added extra shrimp so I could have leftovers for meatless Friday tomorrow!


A Year of Thanks, Days 89 & 90: Hot Gumbo & 90 Days

Very few things beat hot gumbo on a cold day.

With temperatures dropping to the bitter 30s, we southern Texans have a hard time coping, especially when, the week before, we had sunny skies and drive-with-the-A/C-off-and-windows-down temperatures. 347 more words

A Year Of Thanks