Living in New Orleans will spoil you for cheap, expertly-fried chicken. more
I felt like I was a thousand miles from nowhere when I visited Ole Gin Steakhouse in the northeast corner of Alabama. That part of the state is renowned for fine beef cattle, catfish, and old-fashioned snake-handling churches. more
We’d gotten word through a country connection there was a roadside crawfish stand that was putting on cracking Louisiana seafood boils up in Lacombe on the north shore of Lake Pontchartrain.
Time for a ramble across St Tammany Parish. Continue Reading
The more rough and tumble it was the better I liked it.
Over time I evolved and started working cheeseburgers into my rambles. more
The 2020 VIP Ladies and Kids Second Line in New Orleans came lurching and stumbling out of the gate as mass confusion and chaos reigned over the affair. After interminable delays the organizers finally got their shit together – just before the wheels came off.
But after the rough start, the club put on one of the best second lines of the young year. There are now only 12 parades left this season. Hope to see everybody out next weekend. Continue Reading