Mardi Gras is over but the throws are probably taking over your house. I have a few ideas for you on how to create art out of your throws.
I started this year with a new vision for my posts. I want to make shopping convenient and easy for women of any size so all of my posts will now be size inclusive. This means that in all of my posts I will provide options for women size XS and up. I am really… Continue reading Mardi Gras Balls – Buying Formals Online
Mardi Gras season is here and I am rounding up some local retailers who are doing specialty items in extended size
Mardi Gras is a great time for you and your family. With a little advanced planning it is easy to do with kids. These are my must haves.
Mardi Gras is fun for any and all. These are some helpful tips and tricks to enjoying the season with the entire family.
We are in the thick of Mardi Gras Ball season in New Orleans. Mardi Gras Krewe celebrations range from formal, black tie balls to themed, costumed events to extravaganzas. And everything in between. Each invitation to a ball will come with a dress code. More formal events will of course require a lady to wear… Continue reading Mardi Gras Ball Style
I’ve got my mind on king cake and king cake on my mind. If you have heard of New Orleans you probably know about our beloved dessert of the Carnival season, King Cake. While some bakers may offer king cake year round if you are from here you have been told no king cake before… Continue reading Twelfth Night
In the spring last year my friend Emily asked if I wanted to join her promenade group, the Prima Donnas, for this years Mardi Gras. She nominated me and in June I received my letter saying that I had been accepted. I was excited and anticipating our hat party in August where we get to… Continue reading The Making of a Prima Donna
We have always tried to include our kids in the things that we do. Both Justin and I were really social people before we had kids and loved attending events and festivals and anything in between. All of them have been attending events like French Quarter Festival since they were 6 months or so old. … Continue reading Kids Mardi Gras Outfit Ideas
This is the first time I have participated in a Mardi Gras Krewe. I have been able to ride in a few parades over the years but always as a chaperone and I wasn’t an actual member of the Krewe. When I was asked by my friend, Emily, if I wanted her to nominate me… Continue reading Prima Donnas Ball