Tag Archives: New Orleans

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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The Winners Are…

The party is over. Until next year. Cherly Hart, Ginny Lynn, and Lisa Burton are the winners from the Mardi Gras Quiz! This is my good-bye to Mardi Gras. I hope you enjoyed the journey with me. To see the … Continue reading

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Mardi Gras is Tuesday! And you can win a prize~

© Copyright 2013 Roy Tennant, FreeLargePhotos.com. This is the last Mardi Gras post. I’m feeling a bit sad about that, yet looking forward to going home to participate in THE party. I hope you’ve enjoyed the countdown with me to … Continue reading

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Mardi Gras and Bayou Born

Hi! I have a surprise today. I hope you’ll cheer me on! It’s a tad scary standing on this blog stage not knowingly exactly who is joining the party with me. So, speak up. Share your voices. Let me hear … 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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Feel Good Friday!

~It’s 24 days to Mardi Gras Today’s musical selection is different from those of past posts. Take a listen to one of the most distinguishing sounds of New Orleans. Have you ever heard a calliope? The foot of Canal Street … Continue reading

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Jambalaya, and a-crawfish pie and a-fillet gumbo

~ 31 Days to Mardi Gras Son of a gun, we’ll have big fun on the bayou ~ HANK WILLIAMS – JAMBALAYA LYRICS I want to introduce you to a woman you’ll want to get to know. Maggie Worth. She’s … Continue reading

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