Favorite Foto Friday

Welcome to Starwood Gals’ Favorite Foto Friday where she uses pictures shared by family and friends to entertain the three people who read this blog. Today’s photo – little brother Rusty. Photo provided on FB by my beautiful sister-in-law, Julie – aka Rusty’s Trophy Wife. (it is okay to call her that – she calls…

Blogger Friend – Colorado Guy

Before I became a blogger, I was a lurker. Reader. Comment leaving BLOG visitor. And, I made some really nice friends ‘out there’. But, the BLOG / Web site I’ve been visiting the longest is Colorado Guy. If you want to read some very entertaining stories, see some beautiful Colorado scenery, and get to know…

Recipe: Shrimp Gumbo

This is my Nanaw’s recipe for Shrimp  Gumbo.  It is one of the things I usually make during the holidays to offset the traditional holiday food burnout syndrome.  Shrimp Gumbo 3 lbs. shrimp, washed, peeled and deveined 1 lb. okra, cut in slices 2 Tablespoons shortening 1 Tablespoon white vinegar 1/2 cup flour 1/3 cup…