Crab and Shrimp Gumbo
Cook / Dinner / Main Dishes / One Pot Meals / Soups, Salads & Other Fare

Crab and Shrimp Gumbo

Crab and Shrimp Gumbo When the weather outside is frightful….have some nice hot gumbo!  Gumbo has been a family favorite for generations.  I asked mom when she first remembered having gumbo. Mom said she first remembered having gumbo at our Granny’s coffee shop in Ocean Springs, Mississippi in 1965 (she was 18 at the time).  … Continue reading

Homemade Pumpkin Puree And My Random Pumpkin Plant
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Homemade Pumpkin Puree And My Random Pumpkin Plant

HOMEMADE PUMPKIN PUREE This year, my tiny garden yielded quite an abundant surprise – a random pumpkin plant that sprouted and grew these beautiful sugar pumpkins. I hadn’t planted the plant there but somehow, some way, some of my sugar pumpkin seeds must have gotten loose. How cool though! I’ve harvested 3 good sized pumpkins … Continue reading