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I swear I didn’t make this up!!!

OMG ROTFL – for those of you non-geeks OMG = Oh my gosh ROTFL= rolling on the floor laughing. Anyhoo, I get the mail today and start skimming through a small locally run paper with a few articles & ads called Southern Homestead: Northshore Edition , because – you never know what you will find. […]

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School Countdown

Dear kids, I wanted to let you know how much I have enjoyed spending time with you and your gazillion friends this summer. As a matter of fact, I couldn’t think of anything better to do with my time. . The dog is smart enough to hide under the bed for privacy. I wish I […]

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Squirrel World, French pastries & a day in Baton Rouge

* I’m canceling our Disney vacation and am planning on opening my own theme park in the backyard. “Squirrel World” could be the next theme park craze. I’ll create a cute little fuzzy squirrel mascot, charge admission to my backyard and let the world view all the little buggers who are feasting on my dang […]

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How do I get to Lagniappe?

I see the word everywhere and until last night – realized it isn’t a place to take the family to visit! D’OH! Dang I feel stupid. Good thing I didn’t load the kids up in the car to go there for a picnic! Answers.com had the best definitions! la·gniappe (lăn’yÉ™p, lăn-yăp’) pronunciation n. Chiefly Southern […]

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Out of Town Guests, French Quarter and kids

Our bestest friends from Oklahoma are in town for a Saturday through Tuesday visit. Saturday they arrived and I had a poolside spread of crawfish & baked bries that I bought at the Mandeville Farmer’s Market & a spinach pie and doberge cake from the Mandeville bakery. I had Abita beer of all flavors on […]

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Abita Beer

Abita is the “local beer” and jackpot, a really nice family 2 doors down (congrats on the birth of their baby today) has has a garage full of it. Yes, we are big beer connoisseurs here in the Perry house (dang wine allergy). He gave us a few of each flavor to sample. If you […]

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Boudreaux & Thibodeau Who?

A local recently edumacated me about Boudreaux & Thibodeau jokes. I grew up in MA where every joke started with a Rabbi & a Priest…what do I know? I went on to Lousiana 101 to learn a little more. Now I get it…sort of. Example… After he was dead, a Cajun discovered himself in Hell. […]

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