Monthly Archives: July 2016

Gumbo fit for a “King” — School or Writer

Any teenager or parent of a teenager around the New Orleans area has heard of Grace King – the place, perhaps not the person. I suspect only a few know Grace Elizabeth King was one of Louisiana’s first women writers. … Continue reading

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Scratch a Cook for a Gumbo Recipe – Sometimes

Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, Pulitzer Prize winning author of The Yearling, also wrote a cookbook — Cross Creek Cookery. She doesn’t include a gumbo recipe, but she does drop a few clues as to what gumbo she might enjoy. A native … Continue reading

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