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Jessica New Orleans

Visiting New Orleans and doing it right.

Mardi Gras floats are rolling right this second and so it may seem like poor timing for a guide to New Orleans.  Perhaps, you might reason, this is information that would have been more helpful to you a week ago.  But listen, Mardi Gras is a very special time in New Orleans but it isn’t […]

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Red Beans Rice by Jessica Bride (7 of 7)

Red Beans & Rice

It is far from coincidental that at this time of year I would be thinking about my family in Louisiana. Thanksgiving was a huge holiday for us.  For years I spent it with my stepmom and her considerable family who can all totally throw down in the kitchen.  Thanksgiving dinner was a marathon – there were […]

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