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Mardi Gras 2018: An unforgettable party

NEW ORLEANS – Mardi Gras is a buffet of colorful characters dancing and stumbling along old, beautiful streets, where the feeling of freedom is palpable, saturated in the dripping humidity of the New Orleans’ air. 767 more words

News Writing

Jambalaya Stuffed Chicken

Dammit. I’m late. But it was so good I’m posting it anyways.

Every year on Fat Tuesday I make Jambalaya. Every. Stinking. Year. This year I wanted to change things up, get rid of the rice, and keep all that amazing flavor. 253 more words


Fat Tuesday: Crawfish Andouille Gumbo

Fat Tuesday I woke up and immediately set Pandora radio to Zydeco music. With the right energy pumping through the house, I was all set to celebrate Mardi Gras with a scrumptious pot of Gumbo. 585 more words

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Beads on Bourbon Street

I got to check something else of my bucket list this week… Mardi Gras in New Orleans! The best part is that I was getting paid to be there, with free hotel & shuttle accommodations… and to top it off, I was in great company. 106 more words

Fat Tuesday on the Waterfront: D.C. Celebrates Mardi Gras at the Wharf

By Horus Alas

Despite the cold, a crowd of hundreds came out on the evening of Feb. 13 for the first annual celebration of Mardi Gras… 642 more words

University Of Maryland

Carnival and Chaos

Carnival season is a magical time of year that occurs in culturally Catholic parts of the world and manifests with variations depending on the location. The photos and references in this post are from the Louisiana version, but I’m really writing about the whole idea of it and trying not to get bogged down in the particulars. 648 more words