In our house, Mardi Gras is a holiday. It has a dedicated storage bin in the attic solely dedicated to it alone. We’ve even been known to decorate a tree for it. We may be too old and lazy to drag ourselves down to St Charles Street to claim optimal bead catching real estate, let alone stay up [Read More]
Mardi Gras Cake to Parade to Decor
From Mardi Gras cake to Mardi Gras fun and decoration, we love everything about this special holiday.
Oh yes I did. I finally won the battle of the beads. I convinced the hubs to let me leave up the Christmas tree and decorate it for Mardi Gras. It didn’t hurt that he has a low opinion of our current tree and its “pre-lit” status. Or that he was not on board with [Read More]
It’s Mardi Gras season, Cher. Get your beads on because it’s time for bacchanalia, red solo cups full of hurricanes, and a big fat King Cake. Let’s NOT forget the King Cake. I consider myself somewhat of an expert in King Cake. Having two graduate degrees from LSU in Baton Rouge and by my own [Read More]