So Hard For The Money

i went to the world famous French Quarter. It happened that i was fortunate to be there during the last day of the French Quarter Festival. There was live music on the streets and many people out enjoying the sunshine. It was a bit more expensive than usual for parking, so that was unfortunate. The […]

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Avery Island the Home of Tabasco

Today i went to Avery Island. It is where the most famous hot sauce, Tabasco, is made. It was really fascinating hearing about the process of making the sauce. It is stored three years in wooden barrels and then stirred for 20 something days. Even more exciting to hear, Tabasco Company is into saving the […]

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Three Cheers for Cheerios

Have you seen the commercial for Cheerios with the interracial family? The father is black and the mother is white. They have a young daughter. It seems that it has caused a bit of a stir in the U.S. The commercial is about how good Cheerios is for the heart, so the little girl pours […]

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Slavery Bad, Payback Bad Too

Many people today believe that they are owed something because of something that happen a long time ago. i disagree. If we go with that mentality then many of us could find a group that owes us for something. This is in regards to Haiti wanting money from France. You can read the article at […]

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Invest In A Future

Hello everyone. i want to go to cooking school or if not then a University to get a degree. i am leaning toward cooking school. i have never been one to ask for help, especially financial help, but i noticed that many people do ask for it and the world does not fall apart. i […]

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Galette des Rois

Galette des Rois (or King Cake in New Orleans where i grew up) is part of the French tradition for Epiphany. Epiphany is a Christian holiday on January 6 marking the epiphany of the infant Jesus to the Magi, but to many people in New Orleans it is the start of Mardi Gras. It was […]

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