Category Archives: Fantabulous Fridays

Fantabulous Fridays: Beach camping!

This is where I am.  Until Monday. I haven’t been there (Horn Island, MS) in two years, because last year’s trip was cancelled due to very rough seas.  But the weather looks good this year! I had high hopes of … Continue reading

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Fantabulous Fridays: LUSH

It’s taken me a while, but I finally discovered LUSH.  I am dangerously in like with many of their products, especially the bubble bars pictured here and the bath bombs.  And the massage bars.  I did a bit of holiday … Continue reading

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Fantabulous Fridays – come join my book club!

Martha Beck has a new book coming out on December 27, called Finding Your Way in a Wild New World.  And how cool is it that she has the word “Wild” in the title? I’m going to host a virtual … Continue reading

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Fantabulous Fridays part II: Murmuration

Here’s a little lagniappe post (lagniappe means something extra in Louisianese or Cajun or something) just in case you missed this video that’s gone viral.  It is so worth a click. As I watch the much smaller flocks of sparrows, … Continue reading

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Fantabulous Fridays part I: Cocktails!

New Orleans is a city of cocktails.  We even have a cocktail festival!  There are lots of great bars that specialize in beautiful cocktails with fresh juices and house-made bitters.  I once had a whiskey sour (old school, I know … Continue reading

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Fantabulous Fridays: Citrus heaven

It’s citrus season. We have hundreds, and they’re delicious.  Bright orange tangerines outside the bedroom window and easy to peel, juicy, yummy satsumas in the back yard.  The trees are practically groaning under the weight of all the fruit. Last … Continue reading

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Fantabulous Fridays: An oldie but a goodie

I first checked out Simple Abundance, by Sarah Ban Breathnach, from the library years and years ago.  I was intrigued by the lovely daily meditations, advice and observations for busy modern women. Recently, I bought myself a used copy super-cheaply.  … Continue reading

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