New Orleans Voodoo

Do you believe in this thing called “New Orleans Voodoo” actually Voodoo, became New Orleans is only known for the practice because of #MarieLaveau. Basically, Social Media Influencing before our time. It’s amazing how one can influence the masses…It’s all politics, who can get the people to believe in them (the official) and what they can do for them (the people).   My Auntie Lo … Continue reading New Orleans Voodoo

CDC Issues Eviction Moratorium Through End of Year

Source: CDC Issues Eviction Moratorium Through End of Year Source: CDC Issues Eviction Moratorium Through End of Year         This bulletin was sent at 09/02/2020 04:45 PM CDT   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Sept. 2, 2020   Contact: LaTonya Norton         For Media Inquiries Only   communications@nola.gov(   504) 658-4962 NEW ORLEANS — The Centers for Disease Control and … Continue reading CDC Issues Eviction Moratorium Through End of Year

The New Orleans Misbelief Fruit also known as Chinese Plums or Loquats

I saw a Misbelief Tree on Marginy and St.Claude one day that had me wanting to knock on the door or climb the fence to get a few branches of the tasty sweet fruit. I’m sure the property owners had to be a transplant (someone who moved to New Orleans from another state) because no sane New Orleans person would ever have a tree bearing … Continue reading The New Orleans Misbelief Fruit also known as Chinese Plums or Loquats

Mommy & Daughter Day: Free Admission at the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas with SNAP EBT Card

The Audubon Institute offers New Orleans residents free admission with a reservation using their address or SNAP EBT Card, so bring your kids out or get a few neighborhood kids together and make it a field trip. I don’t know bout yall but my one been driving me up the wall, and she went absolutely crazy being out in the city. New Orleans kids need … Continue reading Mommy & Daughter Day: Free Admission at the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas with SNAP EBT Card

Review of Sidewalk Food Tour New Orleans

My neighbor and I had a wonderful time. We both were born and raised in New Orleans and learned so much about our city that we did not know. It’s something how you can live somewhere all your life and not know about some of its important histories. It felt like we were on an adult field trip! I loved meeting the tourists and hearing about their love for my beloved city. It all was absolutely fabulous! Continue reading Review of Sidewalk Food Tour New Orleans

Trench Boxing LLC encourages New Orleanians to settle disputes in the ring. #GunsDownGlovesUp

Instagram was ablaze with the hashtag “#Hustleman.” A name I have heard of before but nothing like swiping through my feed and seeing on viral mode. So, when my friend and fellow New Orleans HipHop Blogger NYTE LYFE Lexx’s latest article popped up in my inbox, I knew it had to be something hot and popping on the Urban NOLA scene. The fire source was … Continue reading Trench Boxing LLC encourages New Orleanians to settle disputes in the ring. #GunsDownGlovesUp

Remembering Big Queen Kim “Cutie” Boutte

Big Queen Kim’s life was dedicated to the Black Masking Indian culture (once known as Mardi Gras Indians) since the age of five with the Mandingo Warriors and Spirit of Fi Yi Yi. Her Uncle and Big Chief Harris’s voice radiated over the crowd as he and Big Queen Kim’s spirit lead us back to Solider’s Field as he shouted, “She was My Queen!” during the vigil on Wednesday, August 12th. It was a beautiful evening as hundreds of people packed the streets of Treme to honor our beloved Queen’s life. “She loved the culture,” says Big Chief Victor. Continue reading Remembering Big Queen Kim “Cutie” Boutte

Should you visit New Orleans during COVID-19 Pandemic? Advice from a New Orleanian

The good news is if you are like me and absolutely love everything about New Orleans and want to dig deep into the heart and soul of New Orleans, I say, “Laissez les bons temps rouler.” Continue reading Should you visit New Orleans during COVID-19 Pandemic? Advice from a New Orleanian

Heard Dat Kitchen is making headlines

Heard Dat Kitchen lands on nationwide list of best fried chicken spots and named best fried chicken in every state, according to Yelp. The Black-owned restaurant, located at 2520 Felicity Street, has gained popularity since chef and owner Jeffery Heard launched the spot in 2015. Heard Dat Kitchen has even received recent shout-outs in national publications like the New York Times and Washington Post. https://www.nolaweekend.com/heard-dat-kitchen-lands-on-nationwide-list-of-best-fried-chicken-spots/ https://www.insider.com/best-fried-chicken-every-state-yelp-2020-7?amp Continue reading Heard Dat Kitchen is making headlines