Monthly Archives: September 2014

The Art of the Gumbo Dance

Pensacola’s Seafood Fest is a bustling outdoor food carnival which attracts people by the  thousands. Cooks in tents and food trailers hawk their seafood dishes – mullet, crab, shrimp, paella, crayfish, catfish, grouper and an occasional pot of jambalaya. Alongside … Continue reading

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Gumbo ya ya: a groovy word

If you’ve ever been to a family dinner at my house during the holidays, you know that you practically have to take a number to speak. It’s hard to get a word in sideways. Everyone has something to say and … Continue reading

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