Be New Orleans Playlists

  Y’all – it ain’t New Orleans if there isn’t some music blasting somewhere. Whether it’s the house on Tchoup that has bubble machines and loud tunes, a dive bar on the corner in the Bywater, live music at Le Bon Temps, or in your car cruising down Claiborne – New Orleanians LOVE them some… Read more »

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Interior Trends: Winter 2020

  Kelly Hopkins Brown, of KHB Interiors, spent time this fall at the High Point Furniture Market to bring us back the latest in interior design trends!     Kelly explains, “High Point furniture market, located in High Point, North Carolina takes place twice a year, in the spring in April and in October in… Read more »

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Bar Christmas in New Orleans

  For just about everyone, the holiday season is a stressful one. If you’re local, you have family events that can include politics to avoid, presents to buy, and extended family member names to remember. If you’re far from home, the holidays can be lonely and spending the day avoiding politics with someone else’s family… Read more »

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Holiday Activities in New Orleans: 2019

  If you’ve spent more than five minutes in the Crescent City, you know that New Orleans is a festive place throughout the year. And the holiday season is no exception. Whether you celebrate Christmas or not, December in New Orleans is a time to join friends and family in getting out and enjoying what… Read more »

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Thanksgiving Restaurants: 2019

  We all love our families; most of the time anyway. Many of us love to cook, but if you are anything like me, you don’t always love to cook FOR your family.  Aunt Debra always complains that the stuffing should be oyster dressing, Uncle Jeff always has something to say about the apple pie,… Read more »

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Lunch Deals in New Orleans

  Lunch deals in New Orleans aren’t always easy to find. Here are 5 places you can get fed for $10 or less (before tax):   Lunch Deal #1 Blue Oak BBQ – During happy hour you can get a healthy serving of their BBQ nachos for $5. The full size is $13.25 and so… Read more »

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3 Great Reasons to Get Organized & Stay That Way

Written by: Melissa Willis   Getting organized is often part of the top ten New Year’s Resolutions and/or it appears on many goal lists at any time of year. For some folks, it happens naturally; others, it’s a never-ending battle where the clutter typically wins. Then there are people who clutter doesn’t cause any internal… Read more »

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Halloween Costuming: 2019

written by: Marigold Pascual   Halloween Costume Shopping in City Known for Costuming   After an enduring summer which finally seems to have an end in sight, we New Orleanians turn our sights to cooler nights and costumes.  October kicks off festival season for us, and Halloween is the harbinger of costume season.  In a… Read more »

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