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Moving On...

I thought it might be a good time to start talking about the New Orleans portion of our trip. I don’t know the exact length of time we’re staying there (or even where we’re staying), but I have been given the New Orleans guidebook, which means that I have to find some fun things for us to see and do. 249 more words

MINI Takes The States 2018

Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler!

Let the good times roll! Or as they say in New Orleans, laissez les bon temp rouler! New Orleans will have been full of beads, colour and revellers this week as Mardi Gras Celebrations were in full swing. 196 more words


Seasons, change & Faschingskrapfen

Hard to believe an entire summer, autumn and half a winter went by since my last post flew out into that thing called blogosphere. But here I am, sitting in my rocking chair, a wintery garden with a half melted snowman at my feet, thinking of a way to take up the thread again. 800 more words


Bourbon Street & Beignets

Bourbon Street is located in one of the oldest neighborhoods in New Orleans, the French Quarter. It is known for its bars and strip clubs. Some people go to Bourbon Street to party. 15 more words


Exploring Cajun Country

Thanks to Samantha’s encouragement and patience, I awoke on Wednesday with an eagerness to (finally) explore.  I wanted to wait for her to see the French Quarter, so I started by hopping back in the car and checking out a few sights that I’d marked around the area.  718 more words


Sweet Travels

We have no plans on attending Mardi Gras this year. However, when a love one recently visited New Orleans, she brought us back a box of Cafe Du Monde beignets mix. 36 more words

Sweet Treats


This photo goes out to the weekly photo challenge: Beloved

These fit under the category of beloved because of my love for food; and nothing is better than some delicious beignets from New Orleans.

Still Life