365 NOLA Adventures

Taking a Break from Justin Trudeau to Talk About Beer, Puppies and Fried Chicken!

Wahwooweewah! Nobody wants to talk about the New York Mets (who are only 3.5 games out of the wild card, by the way), but the second you mention Canadians and blackface, everyone has an opinion! But, seriously, the conversation on my personal Facebook page has been interesting. So check it out if you have a… Continue reading Taking a Break from Justin Trudeau to Talk About Beer, Puppies and Fried Chicken!

365 NOLA Adventures

The Best $100 You’ll Spend This Year

I was putzing around on WordPress today and discovered there are way more blog readership statistics available to me than I originally knew. Of course, because my readership sample size is...growing...diving deeply into most of the stats isn't especially useful. (Five percent of not-a-lot-of-readers is *calculating...calculating...* not a lot of information.) Which makes the particular… Continue reading The Best $100 You’ll Spend This Year

365 NOLA Adventures

Look Closely: Do You See a Beautiful Park or An Absence of Affordable Housing?

I'm still working on this housing article for The Gambit, and they've given me 2,000 words, which is the most I've ever gotten for a paid gig! The topic is so interesting -- and I'm learning so much -- that even 2,000 words isn't enough space.  Good thing I have a blog to share some… Continue reading Look Closely: Do You See a Beautiful Park or An Absence of Affordable Housing?