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Turkey Gumbo: On Second Thought

My kids groan when I say I’m making a recipe I found in the newspaper. So after years of their heckling, I’m more selective about my culinary experiments. No anonymous recipes here. I borrow only from the best. When I … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Gumbo: Before and After

I’m cooking chicken and sausage gumbo for Thanksgiving and feeling a little guilty because I’m not cooking turkey. If I were roasting a turkey, I’d cross my fingers and hope for leftovers. I’ve got two recipes for Turkey Gumbo – … Continue reading

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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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