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2017 Trip Two: Tour of Texas March 26

New Orleans Louisiana Sunday March 26

A sugar surge is keeping me energized as I write this post. Pralines (sugar, pecans, butter, milk and vanilla) from the New Orleans School of Cooking sit before me. 1,228 more words


New Orleans: Beyond Bourbon Street

Typically, when you think of New Orleans, Bourbon Street is the first thing that pops into mind. However, there is so much more to enjoy in New Orleans. 3,000 more words

Étouffée Part II

One day my dorm room phone rang. My roommate answered the call and took a message for me from Olga. She said she would be by to “collect” me for Mass on Sunday morning. 3,012 more words


SoCS: March

For Linda’s Stream of Consciousness Saturday, the theme today is: March. Click the link for the rules and join in. :-)

“March”. It brings to mind music, like the kind you hear in a marching band. 164 more words


New Orleans Jazz Fest Anticipation: Food at the Festival and the Foodie's Dilemma

The seventh post in a series about the New Orleans Jazz Festival covering food (restaurants and recipes), fun, music and travel tips.

In the run-up to our… 724 more words


The Avenue Café - The Garden District New Orleans

Carol King drifting from the speakers, wooden floors, wooden tables, the St. Charles trolley swiftly glides by. A young man is working diligently at his laptop while sipping an iced coffee.  156 more words

New Orleans

How It Ended

Aside: Firstly, I apologize for not having this out sooner, but once you read this you’ll understand why it’s just getting written now.

You see that red circle in the picture below? 3,068 more words