Monthly Archive : 2013 December


Everywhere else is ...

Editor's note: Contributor Folwell Dunbar offers a photography series that plays a riff on a well-known quote by Tennessee Williams: "America has only three cities: New York, San Francisco, and New Orleans. Everywhere else is Cleveland." Here's his ... Read More »

Five New Orleans hangover remedies

Well, of course, here in the land of go cups, drive-through daiquiris, hand grenades and big-ass beers, we’re consumed with hangover remedies. So, after some sober research online, I offer these NOLA-centric cures for New Year’s Eve over-indulgence. ... Read More »

Duck calling: Fighting the stereotypes

I’m not above pleasurable but mindless pursuits. Some I embrace: beach books, Angry Birds, sudoku. But I couldn’t force myself to pick up the remote when the brief but embarrassing The Governor’s Wife hit the airwaves this fall. ... Read More »

Celebrate Kwanzaa with Ashé Cultural Arts

Christmas has come to a close, but you can keep the holiday festivities going with the Ashé Cultural Arts Center’s Kwanza celebration this weekend. Highlights include a children’s program offering children (ages 6 - 16) a cultural arts ... Read More »

Etcetera

Meet: Fleur de Light's fleur de lis candles. Bring the scents of New Orleans (the good ones, that is) in to your house. Locally based scent company Fleur de Light, produces a line of fleur de lis candles, which, ... Read More »

A Geezer's Journal: Rain

It's raining here in New Orleans. The sound is steady and beautiful. I have both French doors in my apartment open to it.  I can feel the freshness of the rain waft into the room where I'm working ... Read More »

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