The Saint’s Secret Cheerleader

This is a story that was originally posted in 2014 about some of the many things that Coach Sean Payton has done for the people of the New Orleans area off the field. There are other resource links at the end of this article. This great story was passed to me via e-mail.  I wanted to […]

Saints Look To Cage The Cardinals

The 6 – 1 New Orleans Saints look to extend their winning streak, without Drew Brees, against the Arizona Cardinals who are on a three game winning streak of their own.             New Orleans Saints Against The Arizona Cardinals The New Orleans Saints have surprised everyone to this point. When […]

Doreen – The Clarinet Queen

New Orleans is filled with a cast of characters and individuals with a history. Ms Doreen is one of those individuals with a history. While this article was written in 2010, it is still valid. If you are in the French Quarter aka “The Quarters” stop on the corner of Royal and St. Peter and […]

Saints Play The Bucs In The Dome

Game 5 of the 2019 – 2020 Season for the New Orleans Saints If you were a gambler and wanted to make a bet on the New Orleans Saints with lots of upside but probably a sucker’s bet. Prior to the injury, the New Orleans Saints had a 13.4% chance of making it to the […]

Antoine’s Of Course

You should do Antoine’s Lunch at Antoine’s   I get asked a lot of questions being a French Quarter local. “How do we get to the LaLaurie Mansion?”, “Is the Convent down this way?”, “Is it safe to walk to Frenchmen St. from here?”, “Which way to Bourbon Street?” etc. but the most asked question […]

Fall Festing in Greater NOLA

On Your Mark, Get Set, Fest! October In And Around The Big Easy October is not just for Halloween anymore! Although Halloween is an awesome time to be in this 300 year old city there is a little more going on than that. There is certainly no reason to be bored in and around the […]

25th Annual Gretna Heritage Festival

Time to Groove in Gretna! Ready for some Festival fun? After a very hot and humid NOLA summer this slight hint of fall in the air has got everyone thinking of outdoor activities again. Luckily for us there is a beautiful weekend coming up and plenty of fun options to choose from in and around […]

Bulls Bats And Beer Ole’

Beware Of RollerBulls ! Saturday is NOLA Running of the Bulls, a popular Warehouse District race, usually held in July. This event was rescheduled this year after Tropical Storm Barry’s impending visit to our Louisiana coast on said scheduled weekend. NOLA Bulls website shared this announcement about postponing their race: “We come to you with […]

August is COOLinary Restaurant Month

Calling All Food Lovers!   Don’t miss out on the last two weeks of COOLinary! We all have to eat, right? Do you love to settle in and flat out ‘chow down” eat or possibly a graze a little here a little there? Perhaps an adventurous eater who loves to try new dishes or maybe […]

Saints Pre-Season In The Shadow of No Call

Back in Black…and Gold It’s been a long off-season for football fans. Especially those in Black and Gold. With the controversy surrounding that infamous “No Call” New Orleans Saints fans have been chomping at the bit and it is finally time to get back on the field, at home in the Dome.     The […]