Category: Uptown

Ghoulish Humor

Even wearing shorts and panting our way through the streets, we could tell fall had REALLY arrived when the State Street skeletons went up.  It’s a landmark day each year, and it happens overnight, via some NOLA magic.  There must …

Halloween in NOLA… It’s kind of a Big Deal. Read More »

The "wealth area" of our house is our gutted kitchen. That explains a lot...

Feng Shui in New Orleans?  Sure, why not? Many years ago I learned just enough about Feng Shui to be “aware” of the energy (chi) in my home; so when all else fails…

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Just a quick thought I wanted to share… Our son Bryce just turned eight.  We are in a strange in-between stage with his interests… some nights he wants to snuggle down into his soft little boy bedding, among the tractors, …

Kids’ Room Art They Don’t Outgrow… Read More »

Bryce and Tyson

Well, New Orleans, school is out for summer, and it’s time for camp!  I took a look at the camp list on the New Orleans Mom’s Blog and felt the same way I feel when I open a Gambit on any …

Summer Camp in New Orleans – Don’t Pick Just One! Read More »

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New Orleans House on Audubon Park

Go ahead and start ranting about all the problems in New Orleans. Tell me why we’re crazy to move into, and not out of, this inefficient, crime-ridden, rat-infested sewer of a town.  Tell me about the schools.  Tell me about …

Crazy, Crazy, Crazy to Keep Falling in Love… With New Orleans Read More »

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