Category: Louisiana


Louisiana Persimmons

Autumn brings persimmons. And my persimmon tree is loaded with fruit this fall. Enough for the birds, squirrels, myself and neighbors. When we were growing up in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, a wild[…] Continue reading →


Mardi Gras 2014

Mardi Gras 2014.  It’s always a fascinating time in New Orleans. Here are some photos from Proteus Parade in New Orleans on Monday,  March 3 which rolls during the evening. Here’s the krewe captain–the[…] Continue reading →