Louisiana Morning

Louisiana Morning

After taking a walk after the storm. One of my favorite smell of the season is the scent of Magnolia in bloom. I have a large one in my front yard that is in full bloom. So I am off too cut a few blooms to enjoy the frangrance before it goes away. Lisa Tree [...]

Step Outside Day @ Sherburne WMA Complex

Step Outside Day  @ Sherburne WMA Complex

Happy Monday Morning ! And today I am blogging about a local family event held this last weekend: So let's take a trip down the river to our neighboring town of Krotz Springs and Enjoy : The Sherburne Complex is a joint land management venture of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the Louisiana Department [...]

Earth Day * Bayou Tech Project

Earth Day * Bayou Tech Project

Happy Earth Day 2019 ! The theme for Earth Day 2019 is 'Protect Our Species'. It aims to draw attention to the rapid extinction of species across the world, which is directly linked to human activity which causes climate change, deforestation and pollution. ... Three bird species also went extinct that year. Today's Monday road trip : Bayou [...]

Road Trip Monday with Tom and Lisa

Road Trip Monday with Tom and Lisa

And we are sharing our towns fore department fundraiser. In our small town as in many others our fire department is volunteer. And when they need extra money all hands are on deck for a BBQ,Bingo and music fundraiser. So join us for a fun time: Mr. Lenard and the crew are manning the grills [...]

Mardi Gras and Tourism in Louisiana

Mardi Gras and Tourism in Louisiana

Welcome to Mardi Gras 2019 !  Mardi Gras brings in the big bucks in tourism: Mardi Gras pumped in $465 million dollars to Orleans Parish alone. Study also showed Mardi Gras makes close to 2.5 percent of New Orleans' Gross Domestic Product . Cost about 7 million dollars to to cleans drains blocking the sewage in Mew Orleans. Just along [...]

Mardi Gras Parades :

Mardi Gras Parades :

Happy Monday ! Mardi Gras Eve - and today's post - So you dont want to do Mardi Gras in New Orleans ? Options ? Options:  Louisiana: Most Louisiana cities and towns have a celebration- some small or large whatever your pick. Shreveport, Lake Charles, and Lafayette all have large ones but most small towns [...]

President Day *

It's President Day !! And hubby has the day off and we are running errands .So in honor of Washington Birthday " Happy Birthday Mr. President Cherry Pie Supreme 9 inch unbaked Pie shell1 15 oz can Cherry Pie filling12 oz cream cheese1/2 C sugar1/2 tsp vanilla 2 eggs 1 C sour cream Spred 1/2 [...]