Cours de Cuisine: A New Orleans French Cooking Class

New Orleans cuisine is a compendium of different food ethnicities, from the Caribbean to Africa to Europe, and that includes French cooking. French culture was vital in the founding of New Orleans as a city and its vibrant culture, and … Continue reading

Louisiana Basketball Greats

  Louisiana has its share of basketball greats, both players and coaches.   Superstars Pete Maravich and Shaquille O’Neal both played for LSU.   Robert Parish played for Centenary College in the ‘70s, although his time there flew under the radar … Continue reading

Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve

  Although it’s hard to imagine running out of things to do within the New Orleans city limits, you  may desire a day of relaxation exploring South Louisiana’s famous bayous and rich history . Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, … Continue reading