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Fork It Up - Spring 2015 - is HERE!

After a long winter, the sun is finally shining, the ground is beginning to thaw, the flowers will soon be blossoming and we have the… 66 more words

Acadiana

Acadiana organization provides free home repairs to veteran

An Acadiana veteran from Breaux Bridge received a few free home repairs courtesy of the ‘Veterans Helping Veterans’ program  Saturday morning.

Joseph Felix, was given a new kitchen floor and frame for his front door. 72 more words

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Some Acadiana residents take part in Ash Wednesday

For some, Wednesday was just the day after Mardi Gras, but for Christians around the world, today marks the start of the Lenten season which is also known as Ash Wednesday. 234 more words

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Happy Birthday!

Today is Jean Baptiste Robin’s birthday, born on Feb 10, 1903 in Arnaudville, LA. He’s my 4th cousin 1x removed.

Shirley's Line

First, You Make a Roux: Louisiana Creole Language

Bon Anné 2015! Here we are, a new year brimming with opportunity for the taking. What an exciting time to be alive to witness the vigorous resurgence of the Louisiana Creole language! 786 more words

Creole

It's Carnival Time!

DC-area restaurants kick off a season of revelry with festive fare & spirits
Mardi Gras season is in full swing and once again, Louisiana-inspired restaurants… 482 more words

Bayou Bakery

Who Are You? And Where Is My Mother?


There have been numerous revelations made under the moonlight of a dark Louisiana sky, and I have been witness to many. Nights where I learned who I really was, nights that showed me who others really were, and nights that will be burned into my memory as the backdrop for my earliest epiphanies. 707 more words

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