Tag Archives: Family

Anniversary- Where were You on August 29th, 2005?

The unthankful heart… discovers no mercies; but let the thankful heart sweep through the day and, as the magnet finds the iron, so it will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings! ~ Henry Ward Beecher I count my blessing. … Continue reading

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Let ME Take YOU There

Good Morning! Happy Friday! I’m over at MuseTracks today and I hope you’ll Let ME Take YOU There. It’s only a click away and THERE’S a GIVEAWAY! http://musetracks.wordpress.com/2013/03/29/musetracks-guest-linda-joyce-let-me-take-you-there-giveaway/#comment-66637 I am so appreciative of the opportunity to share a favorite poem … Continue reading

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Free Rollin’ Friday

We’re free rollin’ from Canal to Esplanade and from Rampart to the river…The Mississippi River ~17 Days to Mardi Gras I’m countin’ down Here’s the Tour: Go Blues’n Tab Benoit singing New Orleans Ladies on the Legendary Rhythm and Blues … Continue reading

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Born of the Bayou

66 days to Mardi Gras ~ There are many things synonymous with Mardi Gras and New Orleans. Music tops the list for me, and one of my favorite groups is the Neville Brothers. The Neville Brothers, led by keyboardist Art … Continue reading

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Mardi Gras Mambo ~ Parti Gras Mambo

Photo: TED JACKSON / THE TIMES-PICAYUNE Lundi Gras revelers second line with the Pin Stripe Brass Band down the riverfront as the riverboat Natchez passes and blows it’s steam whistle at Woldenberg Park, Monday, February 23, 2009. 73 Days to … Continue reading

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Bestow appreciation

Giving Thanks. Not just at Thanksgiving. Give: verb used with object 1) to present voluntarily and without expecting compensation; bestow Thank: verb used with object 1) to express gratitude, appreciation, or acknowledgement My gratitude journal rests on my nightstand next … Continue reading

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Mardi Gras! Laissez les bons temps rouler!

It’s 101 days to Mardi Gras and we still have a lot of ground to cover before we get there. Laissez les bons temps rouler! means: Let the good times roll! And that’s exactly what we’re going to do. I … Continue reading

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