Kim P Higgins's Blog Posts

Cool Down At Just Chillin In Mandeville

If you are looking for the some of the best snowballs on the Northshore, check out Just Chillin’, located at 3799 Hwy. 22, Mandeville, LA 70471! When you visit, try one of their popular and

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Reel It In At The Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo

Mark your calendars for the upcoming International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo, to be on held on July 26-28, 2018 on Tarpon Rodeo Drive, Grand Isle, LA 70358. This year’s rodeo will be filled with

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NOLA City Bark Welcomes Your Playful Pup

NOLA City Bark is the place for you to treat your dog to an expansive (4.5 acres) area for exercise and play. The lush dog park has play areas for both large and small dogs, water fountains and

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Run Wild At NOLA Running Of The Bulls

Don’t miss the exciting 12th Annual Running of the Bulls at San Fermin de Nueva Orleans, to be held on July 13-15, 2018 at the Sugar Mill, 1021 Convention Center Blvd in New Orleans. The kickoff

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Get Ready For Aquatic Robotics Summer Camp In Madisonville

Get your kids ready for a fun as well as educational experience at Aquatic Robotics Summer Camp, presented by the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Maritime Museum, located at 133 Mabel Dr., Madisonville,

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Celebrate Fourth Of July In New Orleans

When trying to decide how best to celebrate the 4th of July in New Orleans, there are several options available around the Mississippi River. One great option is to watch the “Dueling Barges”

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Have A Drink At The District NOLA

If you are looking for a nice neighborhood watering hole, then look no further than The District, located right in the middle of New Orleans’ Warehouse District at 711 Tchoupitoulas St., New

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Get In Shape At Pelican Athletic Club In Mandeville

Get in shape while having fun at the Pelican Athletic Club, located at 1170 Meadowbrook Blvd., Mandeville, LA 70471! Pelican is much more than a gym, it’s a full-service health club whose mission

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Indulge At Tommys Cuisine In New Orleans

For a taste of delicious Italian-Creole cuisine, check out Tommy’s Cuisine at 746 Tchoupitoulas Street in New Orleans, where you can expect a fabulous dinner served in elegant surroundings and

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Enjoy Louisiana Cajun Zydeco Festival In June

Photo Credit: The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation/Eric Simon.Enjoy great Cajun-Zydeco music at the fabulous (and free!) Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco Festival to be held on Saturday and Sunday,

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Catch Chitty Chitty Bang Bang At Playmakers Theatre

Mark your calendars for the musical adaptation of the popular family movie Chitty, Chitty, Bang, Bang playing at Playmakers Inc.Theater on June 15 - July 1, 2018! Playmakers Inc. is Covington’s

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Celebrate Women At Rock And Rogue Music Festival On June 30

The Rock and Rouge Festival has been rescheduled for June 30, 2018 at the New Orleans Jazz Museum at the Old U.S. Mint. This inaugural festival will host all female fronted bands, chefs, and.

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Cool Down At Bops Frozen Custard In Mandeville LA

If you are looking for a refreshing treat during this summer heat, check out Bop’s Frozen Custard for a cup of the best old-fashioned ice cream. Stop in to try Bop’s Favorite (strawberry with

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Enjoy NOLA Oyster Festival In June

If you love oysters, don’t miss the annual New Orleans Oyster Festival to be held in Woldenberg Park on June 2-3, 2018! Admission is free and the Festival is fantastic with fabulous New Orleans

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Shop Local At Covington Farmers Market

Don’t miss a visit to the Covington Farmer’s Market held twice weekly on Wednesdays from 10 AM till 2 PM and on Saturdays from 8 AM till 12 PM, where you can enjoy the freshest produce in season

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Go Greek At NOLA Greek Festival On Bayou St John

© Dan Milham Photography | photo from http://www.greekfestnola.com/Mark your calendars for May 25-27, 2018 for the New Orleans Greek Festival to be held on the banks of Bayou St. John on May-

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Jam On Bayou St John At Bayou Boogaloo Festival

Get ready for another exciting Bayou Boogaloo Festival to be held this year on May 18-20, 2018 along the banks of Bayou St. John in New Orleans Mid-City area. This is a free music and arts festival

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Enjoy Handcrafted Pizza And Tap Beer At Wood In New Orleans

If you love authentic wood-fired pizza, don’t miss a visit to Wood Pizza Bistro and Taphouse at 404 Andrew Higgins Drive in New Orleans’ Warehouse District where you can enjoy delicious

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See Hank Mackie At Dew Drop Jazz And Social Club

Mark your calendars for May 12, 2018 when the Friends of the Dew Drop present jazz guitar legend Hank Mackie and his band at the Dew Drop Jazz and Social Club in Old Mandeville at 430 Lamarque St!

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All You Can Eat At UNO Crawfish Mambo

Get ready to eat crawfish all day long at the 7th annual Crawfish Mambo presented by the University of New Orleans’ Alumni Association on May 12, 2018 on Founders Avenue! There will be crawfish

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See The Graduate At Playmakers

Check out the stage version of The Graduate at Playmakers Inc. Community Theater in Covington, LA. The Graduate is from the 1960’s novel and film that revolves around the misadventures of

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3 NOLA Snowball Stands To Try

With summer approaching, we start thinking about where to get the best snowball. Here are a few popular snowball stands in the New Orleans to consider:Plum Street Snowballs, located in Uptown New

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See Why People Love Trader Joes

If you are looking for a unique experience in grocery shopping, check out Trader Joe’s, located in the heart of Metairie at 2949 Veterans Blvd, Metairie, LA 70002! The grocery chain has a rather

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Celebrate NOLA At Jazz And Heritage Festival

Join a classic NOLA celebration at the 2018 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, presented by Shell that takes place on April 27 - May 6. Famous headliners include Aretha Franklin, Jimmy Buffett,

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Tee Off At Zurich Golf Classic

Photo by Courtney Prather on UnsplashGolf enthusiasts, get ready for the 2018 Zurich Golf Classic on for April 23-29, 2018 to be held in Avondale, LA. The Zurich Golf Classic is

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Dig In At Slidell Annual Crawfish Festival

Get set for the 15th annual Slidell Annual Crawfish Festival to be held on April 21, 2018 at Fritchie Park, 905 W. Howze Beach Rd., Slidell, LA 70458 from 11:00 AM till 6:00 PM. Proceeds from this

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Stay Afloat At NOLA Navy Week

Come join the festivities as New Orleans continues to celebrate its Tricentennial Anniversary Celebration during NOLA Navy Week from April 19-22, 2018. Various Navy and tall ships are scheduled to

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Enjoy Music And Culture At The NOLA House Of Blues

If you are looking for a great place to enjoy live music, drinks, and food, be sure to check out New Orleans’ renowned House of Blues at 225 Decatur St. in the French Quarter. The House of Blues

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Catch This Comedic Musical At Jefferson Performing Arts Society

Anthony Harvey as Frank Abagnale, Jr. and Jimmy Murphy as Carl Hanratty   |   Photo Credit: Joshua FrederickDon’t miss the musical version of Catch Me If You Can presented on

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Savor A Taste Of Covington

Photo used with permission from ATOCIf you love good food and wine, don’t miss the 7th annual "A Taste of Covington" where you can enjoy a 5-day celebration of food, wine, music, and art. The

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Sip And Relax At Jazz In The Vines In Bush LA

Check out the gorgeous vineyards in Bush, LA at Pontchartrain Vineyards where you can also taste the table wine that is produced there from traditional bunch grapes. The Tasting Room is open every

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Tails Wag At Woofstock 2018 In Mandeville LA

If you are a dog lover or thinking about adopting a dog, don’t miss out on Woofstock 2018, a festival/clinic where you can take advantage of low-cost vaccinations, microchipping and other

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Celebrate Easter At Land O Pines In Covington LA

Come out to enjoy a fantastic Easter celebration at the Land-O-Pines Family Campground in Covington, LA for a day of fun, including an Easter Egg Hunt, games and a Best Decorated Egg Contest.  

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Tour Historic New Orleans Collection

If you love history and art, don’t miss seeing the Historic New Orleans Collection, situated in 10 historic buildings on 2 campuses. This huge complex is composed of 2 French Quarter campuses:

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3 Rooftops Bars In New Orleans

Check out some of these rooftop bars with fabulous views of New Orleans! Alto is in the Warehouse District at Ace Hotel, located at 600 Carondelet Street in New Orleans. Alto is open from 10 AM

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Explore Antiques At Street Fair In Slidell LA

If you are an antique collector or just love antiques, check out the 37th annual Old Towne Slidell Antique Street Fair, to be held on March 24-25, 2018. The fair takes place on First, Second and

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Love Mother Nature At Earth Fest In New Orleans

photo used with permission from New Orleans Audubon Nature InstituteGet ready for the annual Earth Fest, to be held on March 24, 2018 at New Orleans Audubon Nature Institute, 6500 Magazine Street

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Chow Down At Louisiana Crawfish Festival In Chalmette LA

Get ready to taste some of the best crawfish Louisiana has to offer at the Louisiana Crawfish Festival, held in Chalmette, LA at 8245 W. Judge Perez Drive on March 22-25, 2018! Chalmette overlooks

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Shout STELLA At Tennessee Williams Festival In NOLA

Get ready to shout "Stella!" Fans of Tennessee Williams, get ready for the 32nd annual Tennessee Williams Literary Festival, scheduled for March 21-25, 2018!  USA Today named this popular

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See Mardi Gras Indians At Super Sunday

Photo courtesy of MardiGrasNewOrleans.com.If you missed seeing the fantastic Mardi Gras Indians this Mardi Gras season, you still have another opportunity to see them march in their elaborate

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Find Irish Luck At St Patricks Day Parades In NOLA

Irish immigrants brought to the U.S. these lively St. Patrick’s Day celebrations from Ireland and created a tradition here in the United States. Boston was the first place to celebrate St.

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Celebrate Women At NOLA 4 Women Exhibits

NOLA 4 Women is a non-profit organization that focuses on women whose contributions have helped to build New Orleans as well as those women who continue to build the city. To showcase these women

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See All The Kings Men At Covington Playmakers

Take a break from TV and enjoy live theater instead at Playmakers, Inc. in Covington, LA.! Playmakers, Inc. is a non-profit, all-volunteer theater and one of the oldest community theaters in the U.

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5 Tips For Settling Into A New Neighborhood

A great way to settle into a new neighborhood is to get to know your neighbors. But what is the best way to introduce yourself? Here are some tips to make it a little easier: Observe the

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Experience Romeo And Juliet Ballet In New Orleans

Monaco’s official ballet company, Les Ballets de Monte Carlo, presents a fascinating interpretation of Romeo and Juliet at the Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts on February 24, 2018

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3 DIY Home Improvements Under 100 Dollars

If you are considering doing some DIY home improvements, here are a few ideas that will only cost you about $100 per project:Redesign Your Bathroom Start by framing the mirror with wood to add a new

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The History Of Female Mardi Gras Krewes

Although it is hard to imagine Mardi Gras without those fascinating all-female krewes, this was not always the situation. Women had always played a big role in Mardi Gras, but they were only behind

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Immerse Yourself In Chinese Culture At Shen Yun At The Mahalia Jackson Theater

Don’t miss the amazing Chinese ballet, Shen Yun, to be held at the Mahalia Jackson Theater on February 3-4, 2018! In traditional Chinese culture, the people believed that everything and everyone

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Kick Off Mardi Gras At Family Gras In Metairie

Start celebrating Mardi Gras early with the 11th annual Family Gras, a festival that takes place on the neutral ground of Veterans Boulevard right across the street from the Lakeside Shopping

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Enjoy The King Cake Festival With Ochsner Hospital For Children

Mark your calendars for the 5th annual King Cake Festival, to be held on January 28, 2018, in Champion Square at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome from 10 AM till 4 PM! This event is presented by Ochsner

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Buy Local At The Lafitte St Market In Mandeville

Photo by Anne Preble on Unsplash Take a break from those huge supermarket chains and try a market selling top quality local-only products. You can enjoy local produce and natural products offered

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7 Cheap Tips To Stage Your House For Showings

Photo by Nathan Fertig on UnsplashIf you need to spruce up your home for showings, you will be surprised at how big of a difference you can make by following these free or inexpensive tips for

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Covington Brewhouse Offers Thirsty Tours

Photo by Paloma A. on UnsplashIf you love beer and would like to learn more about how it is produced, check out Covington Brewhouse, located in historic Covington, LA at 226 Lockwood Street between

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Get Groovy At Cutting Edge Theater

Photo by Regina Valetova on UnsplashMark your calendars for That 70’s Show - A Musical Tribute to the Music of the 70’s, to be held at the Cutting Edge Theater in Slidell, LA., recurring weekly

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ITS THAT TIME AGAIN

IT'S  THAT  TIME  AGAIN...!!!So 2017 has come to an end and for some it was a good year.  On the other hand, some people are glad to file it away and begin the New Year. 

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Tulane University Celebrates The Bard At The New Orleans Shakespeare Festival

Graham Burk and Brendan Bowen. Photo by Cat Landrum.Check out the New Orleans Shakespeare Festival at Tulane University, where you can see professionally produced productions of primarily

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Join The Parade Honoring Joan Of Arc

Photo by Ricardo Cruz on UnsplashStart the Mardi Gras season with the 10th Joan of Arc Parade, taking place on Twelfth Night, January 6, 2018 (which is also Joan of Arc’s birthday). This is a

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Enjoy The Sounds Of Romance And Fantasy In Covington LA

Lovers of classical music, this is for you!  On January 5, 2018 at 7:30pm, the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra will present Romance and Fantasy, a compilation of compositions inspired by

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Celebrate Twelfth Night In NOLA

In some countries, Twelfth Night (also known as Epiphany Eve) occurs on January 5 and is the official end of the Christmas season. Many Christian countries remove their Christmas decorations on that

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Ring In The Zoo Years Eve

Photo from the Audubon Nature Institute If you are looking for a daytime New Year’s Eve celebration, check out the Audubon Nature Institute’s event, “Zoo Year’s Eve”! Kids of all ages are

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Deck The NOLA Convention Center At The ChristmasFest

Photo used with permission from The Ernest N. Morial New Orleans Convention CenterMark your calendar for fabulous holiday fun at the NOLA ChristmasFest 2017 that features New Orleans’ only real

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College Football At New Orleans Bowl

College football fans, mark your calendars for a weekend of fun and competition at the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl to be held on Saturday, December 16, 2017 in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome at 12PM.

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Holidays On Girod Street At Old Mandeville Christmas Past Festival

Prepare for a great time on Saturday, December 9, 2017 for the Old Mandeville Christmas Past Festival, sponsored by Old Mandeville Business Association! This fantastic festival showcases the shops

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Santa Is Real At NOLA Running Of The Santas

Ho, ho, ho! Join the fun when the “Running of the Santas” returns to the Warehouse District on December 9, 2017. This fabulous outdoor party is a great activity to kick off the holiday season.

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Light Up At LUNA Fete In Lafayette Square

In anticipation of New Orleans Tricentennial in 2018, Pan American Insurance Group will present the signature outdoor event called LUNA Fête to be held on December 6-9, 2017 in Lafayette Square

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The Happy Elf

Photo: Slidell Little TheatreMark your calendars for The Happy Elf, a delightful musical comedy by New Orleans’ Harry Connick, Jr., to be held at Slidell Little Theatre, at 2024 Nellie Drive,

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Celebrate The Holidays In New Orleans City Park At Celebration In The Oaks

Photo credit: New Orleans City Park ArchivesEnjoy the amazing holiday lights festival known as Celebration in the Oaks in New Orleans City Park as it celebrates its 31st anniversary in 2017. This

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Gumbo And Brass Bands Mix At The Treme Creole Gumbo Festival In New Orleans

Photo Credit: The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation/Eric SimonIf you love listening to brass bands and a fabulous bowl of gumbo, visit the 10th annual Tremé Creole Gumbo Festival to be

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Stroll The Streets At The Covington Three Rivers Art Festival

Walk, wonder and want at The Covington Three Rivers Art Festival Saturday, November 11 and  Sunday, November 12 from 10 am - 5 pm.  Established in 1996, the free festival has grown from 49

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Step Back In Time At The Louisiana Renaissance Festival

Photo with permission from LARF.orgWith something for everyone, the six-week long 2017 Louisiana Renaissance Festival will be held on the following dates: November 4, 5, 11, 12,18,19, 24, 25, 26 and

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Walk To Save Lives In New Orleans Heart Walk

The fight against heart disease and stroke depends on our commitment to help raise funds to save lives. Heart disease and stroke are the number 1 and number 5 killers in the United States today.

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Enjoy Antiques And Live Music In Ponchatoula Louisiana

Mark your calendars and get ready for Ponchatoula’s Antique Trade Days, to be held on November 3-5, 2017 in the Ponchatoula downtown commuter parking lot from 9 AM till 5 PM. Over these 3 days,

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Celebrate At The Central City Festival In New Orleans

Join the fun at the 9th annual Central City Festival to be held on Saturday, November 5, 2016. The activities take place in the 1600 and 1700 blocks of Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard, once known as

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Algiers Folk Art Festival Celebrates Louisiana Culture

Louisiana music and art lovers, get ready to enjoy some of New Orleans best at the Algiers Folk Art Festival to be held on November 4, 2017 from 1-7 PM at Algiers Folk Art Zone and Blues Museum, 207

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Chow Down For A New Orleans Charity At Boudin Bourbon And Beer Festival

Photo Credit: Cheryl GerberSet your calendars and get ready for the Emeril Lagasse Foundation’s Boudin, Bourbon and Beer Festival to be held on November 4-5, 2016! The event takes place in

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5 Tasty Game Day Dips

Photo Credit PixabayFootball season is here!   Friends will be visiting to watch the games and, of course, enjoy some good snacking.  Check out these simple recipes for delicious:

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You Can Make A Difference On October 28

Photo Credit PixabayNo matter who you are or where you live, you can make a difference!  Make A Difference Day is held on the fourth Saturday in October and is one of the largest annual single

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How To Find The Perfect Neighborhood

In the market for a new house?  Consider these factors when evaluating the neighborhood: Drive around the neighborhood both during the day and at night to be sure it’s near the places you

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Treat Your Kids To Boo At The Zoo In Audubon Park

Photo Credit:  Audubon Nature InstituteNeed a safe and family friendly environment to trick-or-treat on the Southshore?  Bring your little monsters, creatures, and characters to Audubon

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Inaugural Cochon De Lait Festival In New Orleans

Come join the inaugural Cochon de Lait Festival, to be held on October 21, 2017 at Palmer Park, 2299 Dublin St., New Orleans, LA 70118  from 11 AM till 6 PM. Proceeds from the Festival will go

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Photo Credit:  The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation/Eric SimonBlues fans, get ready for some fantastic music at the 12th annual Crescent City Blues and Barbecue Festival, presented by the

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Celebrate A Familiar Louisiana Dish On October 12

National Gumbo Day is held annually on October 12 to honor that delectable concoction of vegetables and sauce made with meat and seafood. This dish is beloved by Louisianans and has been around

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Brats Sauerkraut And Schnitzel At Oktoberfest NOLA

Photo Credit:  PixabayIt’s all things German at Deutsches Haus Oktoberfest 2017 for these three weekends in October:  6-7, 13-14 and 20-21.  Located at 1700 Moss St., New Orleans,,

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Made From Scratch Meals At Toad Hollow Cafe In Covington

If you enjoy casual dining where you always get a delicious meal made from scratch, then you will love Toad Hollow Café in Covington, located at 207 N. New Hampshire. The café offers healthy

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4 Questions You Need To Ask About Property Taxes

(Photo Credit:  Pixabay)When buying a home, be sure to get the following information about the property taxes: As the market value is typically higher than the assessed value, ask what the

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NOLA Celebrates Carnaval Latino September 30

Photo Credit PixabayGet ready for Carnaval Latino, to be held on September 30, 2017 at the Sugarmill, 1021 Convention Center Blvd. in New Orleans. The festival is presented by the Hispanic-American

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Whip Out The Napkins For Beignet Festival In City Park NOLA

Photo Credit PixabayCome celebrate New Orleans most famous dessert at the 2nd Annual Beignet Festival where you can taste the traditional sweet beignet along with other beignets that feature,

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Slidell LA Hosts Major Jazz Music Festival In October

Want to be in the company of top national and international jazz performers?  Mark your calendar for this special outdoor event of great music at the Camellia City Smooth Jazz Music Festival,

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Adventure NOLA On Your Smartphone With 20 Percent Off From Urban Adventure Quest

Meet Urban Adventure Quest:  an exciting new interactive game that sends you on a city treasure quest based on clues downloaded from the internet to your smartphone.  Here’s how it.

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St Tammany Humane Society Presents Unleashed Rescue Me Gala

Animal lovers, get ready for Unleashed! Rescue Me Gala, hosted by the St. Tammany Humane Society and presented by First Castle Federal Credit Union. The gala will be held on October 7, 2017 from 7

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Wander Ride And Play At St Tammany Parish Fair October 4 Thru 7

(Photo Credit:  Ryan McGuire, Gratisography)Northshore residents have been enjoying the St. Tammany Parish Fair for more than a hundred years. This year’s Fair takes place on October 4-7,

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Remembering Patriot Day On September 11

Following the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, President George W. Bush declared September 11 as Patriot Day.  Also known as ‘Nine-Eleven’, Patriot Day is to serve as a day of

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Stop By Alligator Festival In Luling Louisiana

Come join all the fun at the annual Alligator Festival, to be held on September 21-24, 2017 at the West Bank Bridge Park at 13825 River Road in Luling, Louisiana!  You can expect great food

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Beer And Barking At NOLA On Tap In City Park

Beer lovers, mark your calendars for September 23, 2017 and get ready for the 8th Annual NOLA On Tap, presented by The Bulldog and the Louisiana SPCA. This is the largest fundraiser for the

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Squawk It Up At Fried Chicken Festival In Woldenberg Park NOLA

(photo credit Pixabay)Get ready to celebrate crispy and delicious fried chicken at the Fried Chicken Festival, presented by Raising Cane’s. This free, 2-day festival is scheduled for September 23

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Le Petit Theatre Debuts Second Century With Once On This Island

Le Petit Theatre Du Vieux Carre kicks off its second century of theater with the fabulous musical fable Once on This Island.  This vibrant, Afro-Caribbean musical begins September 15 and runs

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4 September Gardening Ideas For The South

Ready to do some gardening? Check out the following helpful tips for September gardening: Spider Lilies When you plant the bulbs in well drained soil, you can expect stems to grow up to 18 inches

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Wander Jungle Gardens On Avery Island LA

Jungle Gardens is a beautiful quasi-tropical garden located along Bayou Petite Anse on Avery Island where you will see an abundance of lovely flowering plants, birds, wildlife and a magnificent

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Tips For Picking Out Paint Colors

If you are remodeling and find yourself completely confused on choosing colors, here are some helpful tips from HGTV,: Start Small. Choose a small area and start experimenting. To start, choose

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Adventure On Avery Island

Come enjoy a fascinating visit to Avery Island and see the beautiful pepper fields that are used to produce McIlhenny Tabasco Sauce. This land is also a bird sanctuary for many species of birds,

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Go Behind The Lines At World War II Museum Tour

For a fascinating, hands-on experience of World War II, check out the National World War II Museum’s Behind the Lines Tour. Historians and Museum curators will assist you on this 5-hour VIP tour

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NOLA Downtown Music And Arts Festival August 23 Thru 26

Music festival lovers, mark your calendars for the NOLA Downtown Music and Arts Festival on August 23-26, 2017. This event is free and takes place from Andrew Higgins Drive and Diamond Street to

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How To Pick A Peach In National Peach Month

August is National Peach Month and there are some interesting facts to learn about the peach. First, peaches originated in China about 1000 B.C.E. According to Chinese folklore, the peach brings

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Exchange Club Of W St Tammany Hosts Ultimate Tailgate Party VII

The Ultimate Tailgate Party is an annual non-profit, Barbeque Competition fundraiser that is sponsored by the Exchange Club of W. St. Tammany. The Exchange Club’s mission is to give back to the

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The Best And Worst Items To Buy In August

August is not only the time when people start thinking about back to school, but it’s also a time to get some amazing bargains. Check out some of the great deals you can find in August. Grills

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Stroll The Streets On Dirty Linen Night August 12

Photo courtesy of Unsplash, Yoann BoyerDon your linen and head over to Royal Street, New Orleans where you can get acquainted with all the shops and galleries as you experience the 16th annual Dirty

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National Oyster Day Is August 5

Oyster lovers, get ready for Saturday, August 5, 2017 when we celebrate the slimy, yet ever so addictively tasty oyster! You can expect to see deals for oysters on the half-shell at many local

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Cutting Edge Theater In Slidell Presenting Hairspray Through August 20

Here is a novel approach to regional theater on the Northshore: Attractions Salon, located in Slidell, LA, is a hair salon by day and a theater at night, aptly named Cutting Edge Theater. The

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Something For Everyone At Satchmo Summer Fest In The Quarter

Set your calendars for August 4-6, 2017 when Chevron presents Satchmo Summer Fest 2017 at the Old US Mint in the French Quarter. The admission is just $5 per day, and you get a wristband so that you

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6 Ways To Get Rid Of Annoying Fruit Flies

If you eat a healthy diet filled with fruits and vegetables, then you will undoubtedly be bombarded with infestations of pesky fruit flies. Here are 6 ideas for ridding your home of these annoying

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Top 3 Home Remodeling Projects That Pay Off In Resale

Want to update your home but wonder if it’s worth it?  The following are a few of the home improvement projects with highest resale return: Minor Bathroom Remodel   You can expect

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These Toys Could Hike Up Your Homeowners Insurance Rate

 If your homeowner’s insurance rates keep increasing and you’re not sure why, the culprit might be your children’s toys or lifestyle. For example, trampolines are great fun for kids but

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4 Tips To Know When It Is Time To Sell Your House

 Although it’s a difficult decision to part with your house, sometimes circumstances force you to make that decision. Consider the following points when deciding it it’s time to sell your

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Catch Tube On The Bogue Chitto River In Franklinton

 Ready for a summer water adventure? Slather on the sunscreen and “catch tube” down the Bogue Chitto River with Louisiana River Adventures!  They are located in Franklinton, LA on

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Tour Abita Brewery In Covington

If you are a fan of Abita Beer and would like to learn more about it, including how it’s made, you’ll love touring the expanded brewery accompanied by a tasting of the brew. The brewery is

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4 Road Trip Car Games To Squelch The Squabble

 Dread those long miles of bickering, whining and complaining from the back seat?  “Stop pulling my hair … she did it first!”  Get those back seat cranksters to ditch the

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Cool Off With These Watermelon Popsicles

 If you love treating yourself to a refreshing fat-free popsicle during the long hot summer, then check out this simple DIY vegan watermelon recipe. Watermelon is perfect for making popsicles

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Historic Otis House Museum In Madisonville Reflects Old Sawmill Dynasty

 If you live in Madisonville, LA or if you are interested in learning about the sawmill community surrounding the Tchefuncte River in Madisonville, check out the Otis House Museum. The historic

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The Simple Guide To Picnic Food Safety

July is National Picnic Month and a great time to get together with family and friends for a memorable adventure in this beautiful, warm weather. What else thrives in warm weather?  Bacteria!

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Meander The Extraordinary Sculpture Garden At City Park

Visit New Orleans City Park to experience the fabulous 5-acre Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden located outside the New Orleans Museum of Art. The Sculpture Garden contains over 60

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How To Reduce Your Sizzling AC Bills This Summer

 Summer in the South means high energy bills!  And after an extended heat wave, you can expect a large boost to your electricity bill of which half, or more than half, is from A/C costs.

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Hang Out At The Shack Restaurant In Covington

 Looking for a casual, family friendly Northshore restaurant with delish food and a funky vibe? Check out The Shack Restaurant, located at 1204 W. 21st Avenue in Covington, LA. This popular

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Bounce Into Summer At Sky Zone Trampoline Park In Metairie

 If you are looking for an alternative to the gym where you can combine play with exercise, visit Sky Zone Trampoline Park in Metairie.The park offers freestyle jumping as well as a variety of

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5 Decorating Rules Designers Say Are Worth Breaking

 Decorating your new house? Love the way something looks but fear you’re making a decorating faux paux?  What should you do?  Read below to learn when decorating rules can be.&

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Which Flowers Are Best For Allergy Sufferers

 If you suffer from allergies but still love flowers, there are some flowers less irritating than others. The source of the problem is pollen, and the higher the content of pollen, the more

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Getting Better With Age With Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo July 27 Through 29

The oldest fishing tournament in the United States, The Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo turns 89 this year. Come join in the fun at the tarpon rodeo where, in addition to the fishing, there will be live

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See How Floats Are Made At Blaine Kern Mardi Gras World

If you love Mardi Gras, then you will love exploring how all the floats are constructed at Blaine Kern’s Mardi Gras World, 1380 Port of New Orleans Place at the south end of the Convention Center.

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Now that Summer is officially here, many people are cooling off in the pool!  Whether it’s your own pool, complex pool, hotel pool, lake or any other body of water it pays to be on guard.

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Experience Excitement At 4th Of July Mississippi River Dueling Barges

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Check Out Essence Festival June 29 Through July 2

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LA Cajun Zydeco Festival In Armstrong Park

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See The Bizarre And Curious At Abita Mystery Museum

If you are looking for unique and humorous entertainment that is lots of fun,  check out the quirky museum in Abita Springs, the Abita Mystery Museum, also known as the UCM (“you-see-um”)

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Flirt With Your Fun Side At FestiGals NOLA June 22 To 24

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Put Out Your Blanket For Pontchartrain Jazz

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Le Petit Theater Presents Its Only A Play June 9 Thru 25

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Tastin Tomato At French Quarter Creole Tomato Festival

Get your taste buds ready for those succulent Creole tomatoes to be showcased at the upcoming French Quarter Creole Tomato Festival! This year will be the 31st annual festival held in New Orleans’

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Discover NOLA: Check out this gem of a restaurant hidden away in Audubon Park, the Audubon Clubhouse Café, located at 6500 Magazine Street in Audubon Park’s Golf Course Clubhouse. They serve

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New Orleans Oyster Fest June 3 And 4

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Come enjoy a wonderful cruise on the luxurious paddlewheeler Creole Queen. Although the Creole Queen is designed to authenticate a 19th century paddlewheeler, it contains all the modern day

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Most people are aware of the dangers associated with mold such as respiratory and digestive problems, joint inflammation, depression and other ailments, but there are some steps that you can take in

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Sample Pontchartrain Vineyard

Come enjoy some wine tasting at the beautiful Pontchartrain Vineyards in Bush, LA! These are the only vineyards in Louisiana that produce table wine from traditional bunch grapes. You can join the

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Discover The Chalmette Battlefield

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Check Out Greek Festival

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Catch Your Next Fish In City Park

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You can avoid having to pay extravagant repair costs to your home by paying attention to the following: Runaway Water - Be sure that soil is sloped away from the house to encourage proper  

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See NOLA On A Segway Tour

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Team Up To Relay For Life In Jefferson Parish

Come join Relay for Life, the major fundraising event of the American Cancer Society! Relay for Life takes place on Saturday, May 20 from 3-11 PM at Westwego Farmer’s Market, 484 Sala Ave. in

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Experience New Orleans Botanical Garden

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Join Bike Easys Pedal Powered Parade

Come join the Spring Bicycle Second Line on May 13, 2017 from 10:30 AM till 1:00 PM. The event is sponsored by Bike Easy, a mostly volunteer organization that teaches people about the rules of the

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Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 14.  Celebrate the mom’s in your life with these super simple, themed gift.

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National Teacher Appreciation Day is Tuesday, May 9, 2017, and students everywhere will be wondering what gift to get that special teacher to let her/him they are appreciated. Dennis Van Roekel,

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Boogie Bayou Boogaloo May 19th Through May 21st

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Cheer On Madisonville Dragon Boat Racers

Get ready to experience the excitement of dragon boat racing at the 5th annual Dragon Boat Racing Festival in Madisonville, LA on May 13, 2017! This free festival is sponsored by Walgreens and is

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St James Cheese Company Is A Good Bet

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If you are looking for an exciting adventure of kart racing and other motorsports, check out NOLA Motorsports Park, where you can experience the largest kart track in North America with 750 acres of

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Visit Working Alligator Ranch In Covington

If you are looking for an exciting educational experience for your children or students, you should check out Insta-Gator, located on Allen Road in Covington, LA. Insta-Gator is a working alligator

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Do you know your environmental impact?  By definition, a carbon footprint is a measurement of the environmental impact of an individual or organization, measured in units of carbon dioxide.

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Old Towne Slidell Antiques Street Fair

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Have you outgrown your current home?  Thinking of taking your parents home to live with you?  Run a business  from home and need more space?  Well, I have the home for you

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Quiet Covington Neighborhood

Spacious Home is situated on a large lot with plenty of privacy in quite neighborhood. Beautiful leaded glass front door with slate flooring in the foyer. Updated laminate wood, tile and carpet

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Doggie Dash Debut

Come join the walk/run and bring your dog along for the fun! Rehab Dynamics, LLC is celebrating its 20th year in business by sponsoring the first annual Doggie Dash to be held on April 29, 2017 in

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Experience Complexions Contemporary Ballet

Mark your calendars for the outstanding Complexions Contemporary Ballet, to be performed at Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 8 PM. The company was

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Trombone Treme Threauxdown

Come celebrate the third annual presentation at the Saenger Theater of Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue on April 29, 2017! This will be third year for the band to perform their Treme Threauxdown at

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Camu Camu Columbian Wonder Berry

Ambrosia Botanicals LLC is bringing Camu Camu to market from Peru to Louisiana this Spring! Just what is Camu Camu?  Considered one of the most powerful fruits on the planet, Camu Camu is a

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Paddle In The Moonlight

If you’d like to experience Louisiana swamps and bayous up close, visit Canoe and Trail Adventures for one of their Moonlight Paddle Tours. This family-owned and operated business was founded in

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Get Your Spot At Rockin The Rails

Come enjoy the Rockin’ the Rails free concerts held every Thursday from 5-7:30 PM during April and October at the Covington Trailhead at 419 N. New Hampshire Street. The Covington Trailhead is the

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Are You A Bird Lover

If you love birding, you should check out St. Tammany Parish’s BirdFest to be held on April 7-9, 2017. This will be the 21st Annual Great Louisiana BirdFest, sponsored by the Northlake Nature

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Walk Your Dog At City Bark

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Experience The Taste Of Covington

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Explore Tennessee Williams Literary Festival

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Welcome Acquistapaces Mandeville

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Entertainers Delight In Popular Rosedown Subdivision

Beautiful 4BR/2BA home on 100x160 lot with enormous driveway & covered 2-car carport. Spacious living room with cathedral ceilings, decorative wood beams, fireplace with brick hearth, built-in wet

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Join The Fight A World Without Cancer

Come join Relay for Life Northshore to be held on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at Lakeview Regional Hospital in Covington from 11 AM till 9 PM. Relay for Life is the major fundraiser for the American

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Shop Marche Creole Community Market

The grand reopening of the Marche Créole Community Market was held on Sunday, March 12, 2017 at Art Egg Studio, 1001 S. Broad Street in the Broadmoor/Mid-City district in New Orleans.   

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SANTA CRUZ LUXURY HOME

CLICK HERE TO SEE THIS AMAZING RESORT-STYLE CUSTOM HOME ON THE OAK HARBOR!

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LA Crawfish Festival Chalmette

Come enjoy some fantastic crawfish at the Louisiana Crawfish Festival to be held in Chalmette on March 23-26, 2017 at the Frederick J. Sigur Civic Center, 8245 W. Judge Perez Drive! In addition to

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Calling All Soul Music Lovers

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Have you been paying lots of expensive repair costs on your home and appliances?  If so, you may want to consider getting a home warranty to help you with these unexpected costs. However,

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A Lark In The Park

Come join the party and enjoy some fantastic food, drinks and live music at this year’s Lark in the Park presented by the Friends of City Park. This annual fundraising event will be held for the

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LSU Rural Life Museum Just A Drive Away

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NOLA BUKU Fest

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Make Your Own King Cake

Is anyone else floored by the price of a good king cake nowadays? If you want to pay less than $20, you end up with glorified bread with a glaze on top. Yuck! So why not make your own? It's actually

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ASHTON PLANTATION Neighborhood Of The Week

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66th Annual NBA AllStar Game

The 66th Annual NBA All-Star Game will be held on Sunday, February 19, 2017 in the Smoothie King Center of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome with John Legend starring in the half time game. Use the link

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10 Questions To Ask When Choosing A Realtor

Going to sell your house?  Here are a few questions to ask when choosing a realtor: What is your experience and is this your full time job?  Are they a seasoned agent with years of

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Dryades Public Market

Don’t overlook visiting Dryades Public Market, which is a unique public food market located at 1307 Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard. The Dryades Public Market, whose mission is to provide fresh,-

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NOPD Horses Hops And Cops Presented By The Louisiana Hospitality Foundation

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25th Annual NOLA Designer Costume Bazaar

If you are still looking for a Mardi Gras costume or need to accessorize your outfit, check out Threadhead Cultural Foundation’s 25th Annual NOLA Designer Costume Bazaar to be held on Sunday,

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Newer Construction Without The Sticker Shock Near Old Metairie

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If you are looking for a way to explore the Northshore, be sure to experience the Tammany Trace, which is a paved walking or biking trail that allows you to admire the beautiful greenery and see all

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Northshore 2017 Mardi Gras

Don’t miss out on the Northshore’s 2017 Mardi Gras, where you can see dozens of parades, balls and other events, and which is always family-oriented and lots of fun for everyone! Please see the

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Open Sunday Custom Built Home In Ashton Plantation

If you're searching for a newer, grand home in a beautiful subdivision that offers more than most then this is the where you belong.  From the moment that you enter the fleur de lis etched

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National Childrens Dental Health Month

Each February, the American Dental Association (ADA) sponsors National Children's Dental Health Month to raise awareness about the importance of oral health. NCDHM messages and materials reach

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NEW LAND LISTING IN METAIRIE PRICED BELOW APPRAISED VALUE AT $70,000!911 PHLOX AVE.Great Metairie location to build your dream home or perfect investment opportunity! 60x140 cleared lot priced

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New Condo Listing for Sale at $75,000!Great Rental Investment Opportunity in Metairie! Currently rents for $1200/month. Nicely renovated 2BR/1.5BA townhome style condo w/convenient location to I-10,

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Just Listed Custom Built Town Home

This beautiful, custom designed townhome was built 11 years ago and has all the features that you would expect in a pricier luxury home.  It features a neutral paint pallet,  ,

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4 Bedroom Home In Elmwood Park Subdivision

Come home to one of the best neighborhoods in Metairie.  This beautiful, large home features 4 bedrooms plus an office as well as a large dining room, breakfast area, counter bar, large den and

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BUSINESS HIGHLIGHT: Ziggy’s Snowballs and Home Made Ice Cream Ziggy’s launched their re-opening on Saturday, November 12, 2016 at their new location,  4450 Hwy 22 in Mandeville,

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OPEN HOUSE AT 44066 WASHLEY TRACE CIRCLE IN ROBERT LA

OPEN HOUSE: SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3RD FROM 1PM TO 3PM. 44066 WASHLEY TRACE CIRCLE, ROBERT, LABeautifully Renovated 3BR/2BA Home with Great Outdoor Space for Entertaining! Open concept living with 10.

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FREE PICTURES WITH SANTA

He's a busy guy this time of year and in every location that you look!  You'd think he was a Realtor!  Santa will be available for FREE pictures Saturday, December 10 at the

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STUNNING HOME FOR SALE IN NORMANDY OAKS SUBD IN COVINGTON LA

546 Place St. Laurent, Covington, LA Stunning 4BR/3BA French Provincial Home with Oversized Cul-de-Sac Lot, Pergola, & Pavilion! Andy McDonald design. Lush landscaping with wrought iron fence.

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BEAUTIFUL NEW HOME FOR SALE IN ROBERT LA

Beautifully Renovated 3BR/2BA Home with Great Outdoor Space for Entertaining! Open concept living with 10 ft. ceilings & wall of windows overlooking backyard. Kitchen is gorgeous with white

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Just starting out?  Downsizing?  Check out this recently updated, solid home that features newer kitchen cabinets, granite counter tops, a counter island, a separate living room and den

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Please join us West-bankers at the West bank Heritage Festival Labor Day Weekend September 3-4 @ 12pm-9pm. Come enjoy some fun at the Alario Center;

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UPDATE!  PENDING SALE IN 3 DAYS!  WOW, THE MARKET IS MOVING FAST!  NEED TO SELL YOUR HOME?  CONTACT ME NOW!  Now's your chance to move to a family friendly

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Jefferson Parish Growth And The Effect On Housing

I recently attended the Kenner Business Association luncheon where Jefferson Parish President Mike Yenni delivered the State of the Parish address and was very encouraged by what I heard. ;&

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