Monthly Archives: November 2011

Celebrate Nanowrimo with gumbo!

I finished my novel for National Novel Writing Month the Monday after Thanksgiving and celebrated with a bowl of turkey and sausage gumbo. Never throw away left-over smoked turkey — it’s great for gumbo. Here’s the scenario of my novel, which … Continue reading

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Marketing gumbo: make it personal

The last gumbo I made must have been pretty bad. My husband just returned from a trip where he stopped in at his favorite Cajun grocery store in Opelousas, Louisiana. He bought me gumbo mixes – a grocery bag full. … Continue reading

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