Category: Neighborhoods

It’s not even 10 am and I’ve got my errands around town done, arriving back home in a state of mind completely adjusted by my drive. It’s the little things here that make the morning. On the way to drop …

Another New Orleans Morning Read More »

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Two years ago when I decided to commit to our front courtyard as my own “yard,” I dreamed of blooms and vines and everything in happy colors in the spring. My gardening experience boils down to four house plants I’ve …

Your Signature Perfume… And How to Share It Read More »

  Our homeless population in New Orleans has always been a topic of controversy.  What causes these people to be homeless?  Why don’t they help themselves?  What are their stories?  Are they scamming?  Are they faking?  Are they mentally ill?  …

Homeless for the Holidays Read More »

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  Since Bobby finished our kitchen renovation, I have to admit – I’m hooked on the idea of what this room brings to our lives. For me, it’s been the symbolic slave galley of motherhood for 30 years.  Martha Stewart …

NOLA Hospitality… Sometimes Means Sharing Your Kitchen! Read More »

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Hi Neighbors! I wanted to share some thoughts (and maybe solutions) for a few of the challenges we have living Uptown. When we moved back to NOLA and into our home, there was PLENTY to do, just to be able …

Backyard Solutions in Uptown Read More »

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