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Bars of NOLA Tour: #1- The Sazerac in the Roosevelt Hotel

I’ve written about the Sazerac before – it’s a beautiful bar in a beautiful hotel.  I’ve decided in 2013 to try Happy Hour at a different bar nearly every Friday – and started last night with the Sazerac.  It’s a … Continue reading

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Summer treat #29 – the Country Club

A well-kept secret tucked away in the Bywater.  A pool,  hot tub, restaurant and bar.  Cocktails by the pool.  Palm trees.   Eclectic clientele.  Swimsuits optional.  Thus no photos of the inside.  But you can check out the website here.  I … 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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Indulgent Mondays

Tutoring season is winding down, until I start up with my summer tutees – I’m very excited about “Math Boot Camp”! I’m creating individualized fun and rigorous math lessons for kids who have some holes in their skills so they … Continue reading

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Topping off a gray day

Today looked like this: And I ended up at home for the “computer work” part of my day, curled up with the cats, so there were no coffee shops. I did get out and see some ibis on the way … Continue reading

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Why October is special

I don’t think it matters where you live.  October is special.  It’s crisper, clearer – there’s blue, blue sky and if you’re lucky, orange, orange leaves. And if you live in New Orleans and there aren’t orange leaves yet, there’s … Continue reading

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A slight problem arises . . .

When I’m spending a lot of work time on the computer – see posts below – then I’m not as inclined to stay on the computer even longer doing things like writing or posting photos on this little blog.  Because … Continue reading

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