Hurricane – Not the storm kind

No - The Drink kind  that the French Quarters are famous for.Perfect for any Mardi Gras celebrations. Lisa   From Wikipedia The hurricane is a sweet alcoholic drink made with rum, fruit juice, and syrup or grenadine. It is one of many popular drinks served in New Orleans. The creation of this passion fruit–colored relative [...]

Tales of Two Rivers

Happy Sunday Morning! Sun is shining and the weather is great perfect weather for Parade watching- Yesterday - I answered a comment  with - Across the River. And here in Louisiana that's a common statement. But maybe not where you live. Louisiana is a state filled with many Rivers,lakes and bayous. The main River is [...]

Friday Plan-

Today is Friday Feb 24th- and my family is planning for the Parade in Lafayette on Saturday.  Because of work schedule Saturday parades work for us. Even though school is out for a week and its a legal holiday -not all things stop for Mardi Gras. Parade going has a lot of tradition for people [...]

High Lights from New Orleans

Some ways to see what's going on in New Orleans -without being there. Lisa          Jackson square Cam - Live   Mardi Gras cam       Streaming video all the time. Parade highlights.   Fun Parades in the Big Easy - Krewe of Barkus   Jan 19   New Orleans  The Red Bean [...]