French Quarter Festival is the largest free festival in the area. It’s fun for everyone including families but here are a few things to know.
Mardi Gras is fun for any and all. These are some helpful tips and tricks to enjoying the season with the entire family.
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
My very first Zara purchase… The new Zara store has made it’s home at Lakeside Shopping Center. Lakeside has spent a lot of time over the last two years curating a group of shops that are new and exciting to the area. Stores like Madewell, Kendra Scott and Free People are helping Lakeside get back… Continue reading Zara Comes to New Orleans
This post contains affiliate links. All thoughts, opinions and ideas are mine. Dress // Earrings // Shoes // Bag The little white dress or LWD is as important to your summer wardrobe as the LBD is to your everyday wardrobe. Each summer you are more than likely going to come across an occasion to wear… Continue reading LWD – Little White Dress
This past weekend was French Quarter Festival in New Orleans. I always have intentions of writing posts like this after we attend events so I am glad I am getting the opportunity to write this one. We were able to attend three of the four days which is the most we have been able to… Continue reading French Quarter Festival Wrap Up
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
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
If you have never attended a Mardi Gras Ball you really are missing out. They are exciting and fun and a true experience to see. We have been to several over the years and they never disappoint from the entertainment to the fashion. Mardi Gras balls are a different type of event to dress for. … Continue reading Mardi Gras Ball Fashion
I would think that most people would say that sequins are reserved for New Years Eve, Mardi Gras and Fancy Nights out. Well I’m not everyone so I am here to tell you more about how sequins can be for any day… I purchased these sequin joggers in the Stella Dallas sale last spring. It… Continue reading Wearing Sequin Joggers