Historic New Orleans mansion lost to fire
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Historic New Orleans mansion lost to fire

New Orleans lost a real gem today. A fire, which started in the attic, tore through the stunning green and white Garden District mansion that graces the corner of Chestnut and Philip.  WGNO reporter Deepak Saini, who was on scene, told me 5 generations of the same family have lived in that very home! Thankfully, … Continue reading

Christmas Time in New Orleans
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Christmas Time in New Orleans

Okay, so it doesn’t exactly FEEL like winter in New Orleans.  I mean, 70 degree weather doesn’t muster up memories of sipping hot cocoa by the fire.  But take a quick look at the beautiful decorations around town and you’ll see the holiday season has indeed begun! Our city’s ever-enterprising marketing gurus have tapped into New … Continue reading

American Horror Story to Feature New Orleans Architecture
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American Horror Story to Feature New Orleans Architecture

Louisiana has coined the phrase “Hollywood South” to describe our ever-expanding film and television industry.  It couldn’t be a more accurate description.  Our humid city is swarming with celebrities like Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, looking to catch a break from the hustle and bustle of Hollywood proper and enjoy the eccentric, Southern charm New … Continue reading

A Match Made in Heaven
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A Match Made in Heaven

What happens when my favorite New Orleans artist teams up with my favorite clothing store?  Perfection, that’s what. It’s hard not to adore the whimsical Rebecca Rebouché.  Hailing from the small bayou town of Franklin, LA, the painter magically weaves the flora and fauna of the South with the imagination of a free-spirited dreamer.  In … Continue reading