Things to do in NOLA July 4th – July 10th

      Monday, July 4th What: Go 4th to Crescent Park Where: Crescent Park, 2300 N Peters  Time: 5:30-9:30pm Info/Lagniappe: 4th Fest in Crescent Park in the French Market District begins at 5:30 p.m., with free live music leading up to the 9:00 p.m. Fireworks Over The Mississippi River Show. Visitors are encouraged to… Read more »

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Things to do in NOLA June 27th – July 3rd

      Monday, June 27th  What: Taste of the Caribbean Where: Paradigm Gardens, 1131 South Rampart Time: 7:30-9:30pm Info/Lagniappe: What better theme in this New Orleans heat than an authentic Caribbean night in Paradigm’s garden oasis?! Featuring authentic Caribbean cuisine from Johnny’s Jamaican Grill, Queen Trini Lisa and nationally touring band Yard Squad to… Read more »

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Our City, My Home: Glenn & Elise

  When we met Glenn & Elise, it was the middle of the pandemic and they were ready for more space ASAP! We jumped on it and went to work. They were looking all over the Westbank, but we felt Algiers would be where they landed. The community feel and easy location won them over… Read more »

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Things to do in NOLA June 20th – June 26th

      Monday, June 20th What:  Kusina at Second Line Brewing Where: Second Line Brewing, 433 N Bernadotte  Time: 5:00-8:00pm Info/Lagniappe: Kusina is bringing their delicious Filipino cuisine back to Second Line! Trivia starts at 7pm – get here early for a good spot, some good grub, and a good cold beer before we… Read more »

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The Color Story: Teal

    Blue + Green + white= TEAL In short basic teal is an equal blend of each color and then you add a little white. To make different shades of teal you adjust your ratios.   A little history… The name teal comes from a bird, specifically the Eurasian teal— which presents a similarly colored… Read more »

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Things to do in NOLA June 13th – June 19th

      Monday, June 13th What: Mondays with Nigel Hall Where: Zony Mash, 3940 Thalia  Time: 6:00-8:00pm Info/Lagniappe: Nigel Hall will be playing a FREE live DJ set from his personal vinyl selection on MONDAYS this summer at Zony Mash! Come soothe those Monday blues with us! Good times, Good jams & FREE red… Read more »

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Insurance in New Orleans – June 2022

  Insurance in the New Orleans area is absolutely abysmal right now. Changes in companies and policies are changing daily. Please note the info provided is good as of 6/22/22 and you should keep in touch with your insurance provider to get current details.   The Nitty Gritty Hurricane Ida caused more of a financial… Read more »

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Favorite Wallpapers Spring/Summer 2022

  Before you paint that accent wall, may we suggest something else? Wallpaper can add some pizazz to your space! Whether it’s your powder room, stairwell, or an entire room, we are big fans of wallpaper around here.  The best part of wallpaper – it doesn’t have to be permanent. There are many peel-and-stick options… Read more »

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Free (or cheap!) New Orleans Fitness Classes

  Picture it: it’s the year 2022 and everything is expensive. Rent, gas, electricity – you know it, the prices are up. The good news is that not all your workouts have to cost a fortune. You can quit paying an expensive monthly gym membership and take advantage of free (or cheap!) fitness classes in… Read more »

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Things to do in NOLA June 6th – June 12th

      Monday, June 6th What: Bloodborne: The Red Death, an Unmasking By The Mudlark Puppeteers Where: The Mudlark Theatre, 1200 Port St Time: 7:30-9:30pm Info/Lagniappe: “Bloodborne” is an examination of the life and work of Edgar Allan Poe. Told through various forms of puppetry and music, this piece expresses our cultural complexity with… Read more »

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