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Backyard Travel in Baton Rouge

Louisiana Swamp

So often in life, we overlook what’s right in front of us. We take our backyard for granted. We’re so steeped in day-to-day minutiae that our habits and every day surroundings start to feel tedious – even boring. Many of us move away from our birthplaces. Sometimes we go back for visits. Other times, no  connections […]

Baton Rouge Food Tours

Baton Rouge Food Tours

Do you live in your hometown? If not, then do you miss the food and culture? I sure do! I’ve lived in Nashville, TN these last three years, and while I’m closer to home than my previous residence in Washington DC (of eight years), I’ve still got a little further south to go until I […]

It’s Mardi Gras, Y’all!

mardi gras

Happy Fat Tuesday! Today is the culmination of a multi-month’s long celebration, beginning on King’s Day (January 6) and lasting until Ash Wednesday, the start of Lent. For those of you non-religious folks out there, Lent is a solemn period observed by many Christian denominations on the liturgical calendar, which occurs 46 days before Easter. Traditionally, […]

My Travel Focus This Year: Nurturing Friendships

Why do we travel? Some of the most common thematic reasons that come to mind are: relaxation and vacation, adventure and fun, discovery and enlightenment, to visit family, to escape them…. to name a few. Personally, my travel plans are usually born from an idea of place, a slow and steady ache to discover a […]

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