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Dakota Dirt

Dakota Dirt

My father toiled for fifty years,
facing the worries and the fears—
the gambles that a farmer faced
when all his future he had placed… 513 more words

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Simple Stir Fries Okra With Dried Shrimps (Lady's Fingers)

Appetizing Pod Vegetable Okra

Ready : 10 mins Generic : StirFry Difficulty : Easy
[ Prep : 5 mins † Cooking : 5 mins… 603 more words

Chinese VianD

Chicken and Okra Gumbo

(Photo by Taste of Home)

If you have never been to New Orleans, you defiantly should. For those who don’t know New Orleans is a fusion of French, Creole and Cajun backgrounds. 399 more words


Southern Rail

For over a century, the Sunset Limited, the legendary passenger train that runs from Los Angeles to New Orleans, stopped in Phoenix on its way across the southern tier of the country. 927 more words


Gumbo Diplomacy

I have been thinking about prairie gumbo ever since I visited Saskatoon recently. That such an interesting word with its obviously gastronomic overtones could occupy my thoughts days after I have left its realm is, in itself a gumbo, don’t  you think? 1,617 more words

Honorary Cajun

Paul and I met on Match.com. In the early days of our courtship, before I knew if he was a serial murderer who was going to cut me into tiny pieces and store me in his freezer, I chose our date locations with care. 811 more words