Birthday Party Venues in New Orleans

As a Mom of two young daughters, I am constantly on the lookout for places to have unique and fun birthday parties!  I am beginning to look at options for my almost 6 year old daughter, so I thought I would share with you the list I have generated over the years! Birthday Party Ideas … Read more

Nestle Family Summer Block Party: Day 3

Day 3 already?  The Nestle Family Summer Block Party is half over already!  Have you been entering all the great giveaways on all five blogs? Obviously, by looking at my blog, you have realized by now that science is a major part of my life.  I love talking at career fairs and sharing the fun … Read more

Win tickets to the Essence Festival from Tide! CLOSED

The winner of this giveaway, selected by random.org, was #4:  Maria! Congrats!  You will receive an email shortly! Earlier this month, I had the pleasure of visiting the P&G Headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio to meet with the great people at Tide.  Even before I began working with Tide, I was always a loyal customer, but … Read more

Our Experience at NOLA’s Hotel Monteleone

This year, my husband and I celebrated our 10th wedding Anniversary. We came up with many ways to commemorate the event, but decided we would love to play tourist in our own hometown and have a romantic “Staycation!”  My husband and I both are New Orleans natives and know that there is definitely no shortage … Read more

How to Peel a Crawfish: NOLA Style!

Are you planning a trip to New Orleans?  If you’re looking forward to visiting the “Big Easy,” chances are that you will encounter crawfish at just about every restaurant during your stay.  From crawfish etouffee to crawfish omelettes, these shellfish are everywhere!  While the crawfish may look like a miniature lobster, the only tools you … Read more

It’s Easter Time at Sucre New Orleans!

When Carnival ends in New Orleans, Lent begins.  Out with the King Cake and in with the seafood and chocolate bunnies!  In February, I was lucky enough to sample the heavenly King Cake from Sucre New Orleans (which I actually went back and ordered more) and now the generous Owners have allowed me to sink … Read more