Monthly Archives: June 2011

Distinctive art flavors The Gumbo Gallery

I like the philosophy of the artist-owner of the Gumbo Gallery in Pensacola’s historic Belmont-Devilliers neighborhood. She describes America as a great mixing of cultures, each keeping its own distinctive flavor, like a gumbo. In her gallery, she has lots … Continue reading

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Who put the shrimp in gumbo?

Since there wasn’t a gumbo cookoff in the area last weekend, I trekked over to the Filipino-American Fiesta in Pensacola. Music and food were great, but I particularly enjoyed the historical displays about The Philipines. I learned the earliest Filipino … Continue reading

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