Reward Yourself with Plenti

I am participating as a blogger ambassador for the Plenti program, operated by American Express. It’s official! School is out for summer and the kids (plus my hubby who is a teacher) are in full celebration mode. My husband spent last week getting our new pool set up and ready for this past Memorial Day … Read more

Clinton Kelly’s Do’s and Don’ts for Spring with Macy’s

Now that the weather is changing, it’s time to put away the heavy sweaters and coats and replace them my spring essentials, NOLA style!  Here in Southeast Louisiana, we really only have two seasons:  winter and summer.  We immediately swap out our winter coats for summer’s coolest flip flops and tank tops.  But what about … Read more

Gaining Confidence in the Kitchen with Macy’s Culinary Council

Last night, I had the pleasure of attending a Macy’s Culinary Council cooking demonstration right here in New Orleans.  After the event, my loving husband says, “Why don’t you go share with the Chefs your recipe for ice.”  Yep.  That about sums it up.  Me at a cooking demo?  Believe it or not, I have … Read more

Macy’s Elf Adventure {$250 Gift Card Giveaway}

There are a few things that are a given on Thanksgiving Day in my home. I will eat turkey. My husband will watch football. I will eat more turkey (and some chocolate pie). We will all watch the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade! As far back as I can remember, I have watched the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day … Read more