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 [...]

Po Boy -Dressed or Nutting?

Another Classic New Orleans treat -perfect for Mardi Gras is the  Po-Boy- A po' boy (also po-boy, po boy) is a traditional sandwich from Louisiana. It almost always consists of meat, which is usually sloppy roast beef, known as meat curtains, or fried seafood which includes shrimp, crawfish, oysters and crab. The meat is served [...]