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Better to go somewhere once, than to hear about it a thousand times

When you visit New Orleans, remember to bring as many one dollar bills as you can. No, not for the strip clubs, though there are many. 2,067 more words

Brunch (with Peach Beignets)

Yesterday we had some friends over to watch the penultimate stage of the Tour de France and we all enjoyed a delicious brunch. The tofu scramble and roasted vegetables were good but what really came out well were the peach beignets. 213 more words


Hello Yummy Spot!

There’s a new yummy spot in town and they’re called The Yummy Spot! The Yummy Spot Restaurant and Cafe is located in Torrance, California and offers gourmet tacos, pastas, salads and snacks. 494 more words

Hello Kitty

Trying New Things: Eating Alligator Meat

Not that I’ve always wanted to try eating alligator meat, but when I visited New OrlĂ©ans a few Christmases ago I passed on the chance to try it for the first time. 134 more words

The Lighter Side Of Things

Chouxnuts 2: chocolate & cherry flavour

chocolate & cherry chouxnuts

I made a savoury version of these deep-fried choux pastry doughnuts a while ago (here) but this time I felt like going down the sweet route. 441 more words

Afternoon Tea

Dining Diaries: The NOLA Edition

Last weekend, I took a trip to the Crescent City… aka New Orleans. Now…if you travel to NOLA just to blatantly eat at chain restaurants, thats just plain disrespectful. 398 more words


Day 19 New Orleans To Point Clear, THE END!

We woke early in New Orleans, before the people with hangovers could stumble out for aspirin. Shopkeepers were hosing down their sidewalks. I don’t want to know why. 252 more words