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Christmas in New Orleans

New Orleans never gets tiresome, even to the locals (I’m a perpetual tourist). When the seasons change, so do the opportunities to experience something new and exciting or to revisit a time-honored family tradition. With any excuse to parade, decorate, or get in costume, Christmas is no exception. The Running of the Santas,  Krewe of Jingle parade, […]

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Help Solve a New Orleans Hit & Run

You may not know the family of LTC Keith Higley and Cat, and neither do I. However, through a local military connection, I was asked to help this grieving military family from out of state, gain some closure in the New Orleans hit and run death of their son, Zach Higley on July 4, 2014. The Higley […]

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And…how do you two know each other?

Last night, I was invited to “Drinks with Bob Cerasoli,” along with a select group of people. This gathering took place because they were in New Orleans for an Inspector General’s conference. I love my crazy life and all the unique relationships I’ve had the pleasure and opportunity to make along the way. Bob and I […]

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3rd of July: New Orleans City Park

I’m excited to experience the 3rd of July at New Orleans City Park this year. From them: The Happy 3rd of July event is free to the public. Wear your red, white, and blue and join us as we celebrate the 3rd of July! The Marine Corps Band and the Naval Band of New Orleans […]

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French Market Coffee: Review

Once in a while, as a coffee fanatic and blogger, my worlds collide. The latest was from French Market Coffee. I was approached by them as they just came out with pods for my Keurig. And FYI – not joking – I had just bought a couple of boxes, the day before they contacted me […]

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Tales of the Toddy 2012

Another year, another spectacular Tales of the Toddy event! If y’all have been following along either on this blog or my FB page, you know what a huge fan I am of Tales of the Cocktail. Tales of the Toddy is no exception for my cheerleading. This year it took place at the beautiful Hyatt […]

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