Tuesday – Louisiana Classics

Some  Favorites for feeding a parade watching group- Jambalaya 1 ½ cups of chicken 1 cup ham cubed 2 medium tomatoes diced 2 cups water 1 teaspoon salt 3 tablespoon flour 3 tablespoon butter ½ lb fresh mushroomed /sliced ½ cup green pepper & celery 1 onion diced 2 cups of rice /cooked Sauté all [...]

Lynn Shurr – Mardi Gras Books

  Queen of the Mardi Gras Ball (The Mardi Gras Series) As 1925 ends, spirited flapper Rosamond St. Rochelle encounters two men. Burke Boylan is rich and well-connected in New Orleans. Pierre Landry, a Cajun doctor, plans to return to the bayou backwaters to practice. Both would like to have Rosamond, the newly proclaimed Queen [...]

Author Linda Joyce

Linda Joyce - Behind the Mask I want to introduce you to my book BEHIND THE MASK — Mardi Gras, Mystery, and Love… It’s on sale for 99cents for a limited time–from now until Mardi Gras. Amazon: http://amzn.com/B01EKCKXCI Smashwords:  https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/634033 Barnes & Noble:  http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/behind-the-mask-linda-joyce/1123762025?ean=2940153004969 Laissez les bons temps rouler! Let the Good Times Roll! Linda [...]

Tuesday -New Roads

The town of New Roads is the background for Sable Hunters book Pretty Face  -so let me tell you about the town. Lisa    New Roads New Roads is located in one of the oldest settlement areas in Louisiana. The town is named after a “new road” the Spanish built in 1776 between the Mississippi [...]

Pretty Face by Sable Hunter

  Tuesday 's Books - If you can't be here for Carnival you can imagine in in Books.  This book  background is New Roads - a great town not for from me. And one of the first places to hold a Mardi Gras. Lisa **Blurb*** Cody’s life is defined by two great truths. She is [...]

Mardi Gras Facts

Mardi Gras Facts

  Tuesday   Mardi Gras Fun Facts Krewe of Rex- started in 1872. Called the King of Carnival. And began the Mardi gras madness to get tourist after the Civil War to New Orleans. Rex had the honor to choose the Colors- after Grand Duke Romanoff of Russia visit to New Orleans. Purple for Justice Green [...]