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NOLA homecoming

Hard to believe I was in New Orleans two weeks ago. I was there for the Education Writers Association conference and stayed a few days to hang out with my family and enjoy the city. On Thursday morning, my first … Continue reading

21. April 2011 by Jackie B
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Lombardi Gras

One week ago I was eating boiled crawfish, sipping Abita and soaking up the 60-degree sunshine. It was the best day of my week-long vacation in New Orleans. I arrived Thursday morning via Denver, finished some work and crashed while … Continue reading

21. February 2010 by Jackie B
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Red beans and nice

I have TONS of food in my fridge, pantry and freezer but could not decide what to eat tonight. Nothing sounded good. Then I remembered the cans of Blue Runner red beans and bag of Creole rice that I smuggled … Continue reading

05. October 2009 by Jackie B
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Best last day

I’m gone, up in Illinois now and already procrastinating all the cleaning/sorting/packing that needs to be done. Most of my stuff was packed by Friday so I could fully enjoy my last day. It started with one last run in … Continue reading

03. August 2009 by Jackie B
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One day

And then there was one… I will miss… morning walks to Audubon Park to see the giraffes. This summer I lived about a 10 minute walk to the edge of the backside of Audubon Zoo. In front of the zoo … Continue reading

31. July 2009 by Jackie B
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