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Mardi Gras King Cake

Mardi Gras King Cake

Nathan and I frequently have discussions that remind me of conversations between the classic cartoon characters Pinky and the Brain. For Instance: The Brain: Pinky, are you pondering what I’m pondering? Pinky: Uh… yeah, Brain, but where will we get rubber pants in our size? Nathan: Do you know what I think we should makeContinue Reading

Chicken, Andouille, and Shrimp Gumbo

Chicken, Andouille, and Shrimp Gumbo

This is another recipe that we tested for the ‘Cooking Class’ section of Bethesda Magazine (see their version of it here). Our version is modified quite a bit from the recipe we were given because we couldn’t find a spice called filé powder or the duck that was called for in the original recipe. So,Continue Reading