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Christa's Reminders of Home in NOLA

We all have things that remind us of where we grew up. It may be a picture, a piece of furniture, or simply a recipe. For… 294 more words

For The Home

New Orleans, LA

We arrived in New Orleans, Louisiana on the evening of May 14, 2015 via train. 27 hours we were on that train and let me tell you, it was less than pleasant. 1,020 more words


Cajun Shepherd's Pie

Just occasionally The Grey Traveller is inspired by travels to cook something up at home. This time it was a Cajun Shepherd’s Pie inspired by my visit to the famous… 320 more words

A Day in New Orleans

You can’t start a morning out in New Orleans without having a coffee and beignet (French style donut covered with powdered sugar) at Cafe du Monde (800 Decatur Street).  954 more words


La Vida Sunshine's NOLA Experience

I was looking forward to going to New Orleans, LA, for the 1st time. Then, I landed up getting Vertigo. It is some kind of crazy, dizzying, off balance, and at times nauseating sickness. 1,121 more words

The Helgy's Geaux to NOLA - Part I

This Easter, Matt’s parents surprised us all with a trip to New Orleans. The city is very special to their family. They lived there for a while, it’s where Matt’s parents honeymooned, and the culture has had a big influence on them. 412 more words