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Shots from the Backer Gumbo event
I know, I know... it's been over a week, but better late than never.
The gumbo was chicken and sausage, and may have been my best gumbo yet.
I'd have to say the shindig was a great success, and it even drew in some out-of-state travelers - Theresa and Duke made it over from Atlanta, and the Barrilleaux clan made the trek from over in the Houston area.
Patty brought this wickedly delicious cake that was the result of a culinary experiment. Despite the fact that I thought she was kidding, Angela came through with some cookies.
People who came got to preview some bits of the record in its current state, and I even played piano for a bit (though I didn't really manage to convince anyone to get a piano-karaoke sing along going).
Thanks to everyone who came. I had a blast, and I hope y'all did, too!