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Mardi Gras is Over. Sad Face.

I had a wonderful time last week! My friend Blondie (also a Blogger) flew in and stayed with my family all week. I met Blondie/Nicole about 4 years ago online and she is one of my best friends now! I toured her around Mobile, which doesn’t seem that exciting, but she planned her trip during […]


Mobile Mardi Gras Parade Schedule 2013

I bet you think that Mardi Gras started in New Orleans. It didn’t. New Orleans would like you to believe that and yes, they have some fantastic floats and parades, which combined with debauchery, nakedness, and alcohol, can be a lot of fun. But Mardi Gras actually started in Mobile, Alabama and the first celebration […]


F2 Tornado…touchdown 1 mile away

I live in the South. We like our mother nature with a 2 week notice, re: hurricanes. So yesterday when the whole “in like a lion” roared through hauling some spring showers, it also brought major thunder, lighting, power outages, and something totally unexpected- a tornado. Right down the street. It was super fun huddled […]