Archive for January, 2014

Snow Day with The UnKitchen Diva – Slow Cooker Sausage and Shrimp Gumbo

Slow Cooker Sausage and Shrimp Gumbo

Snow, snow and more snow. The UnKitchen Diva is done and frankly wondering why the heck they even scheduled school for the month of January this year… So bored, and locked in the house for hours huddled under the electric blanket next to the space heater, The UnKitchen Diva needed to break the rut. Hours (and I do mean hours and hours) later on Pinterest (or at least she thinks it was Pinterest…) she came upon this recipe for Slow Cooker Sausage and Shrimp Gumbo. “Hmmm gumbo… I’ve never tried (nor eaten) gumbo before, this could be an excellent snow day experiment” she thought. (And it’s not like she hasn’t had enough snow days this year…) Have you ever thrown only flour into a pan and put it on high heat? The UnKitchen Diva was highly skeptical on this working.

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Madeleine – 2014 Senior


Sometimes you just fall in love with an image and know it the moment the shutter clicks. This session had magic to it from the moment we started. I was so, so excited to get home and edit – I knew I had something special. To make it even better – she’s my canoe partner’s granddaughter!   I put together a short video of the entire session – check it out!

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