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A guide to Cajuns moving outside of Louisiana

A few months ago, I met a fellow Cajun who had moved to the Atlanta area from South Louisiana. I found myself giving him advice and commiserating on a few things that all Cajuns should know/realize when they move away from … Continue reading

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My postman

I just met the postman by my mailbox (I was getting out of the car as he was nearing our house for delivery) and he stopped and asked me “Ma’am – may I ask – What kind of coffee do … Continue reading

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Disability & The Opportunity of Adversity

I know it’s been a while since I’ve blogged. I’m sorry. I have so much to say and most of the time it flitters out of my brain before I can finish a blog post. Honestly, I haven’t been in … Continue reading

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My guide to a Cajun wedding

My brother recently got married and I took this opportunity to document what a true Cajun wedding is all about.

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Slingin’ Bling

I’m a serial crafter. I not only sew, but I crochet, knit and pick up other crafty skills on a regular basis. Every year, there’s a sewing expo that comes to our city early during the month of March. I … Continue reading

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What I’ve learned in a year

I’ve had some time to reflect over the past few months and I’m amazed at what one can learn about oneself if they just listen to their own thoughts. I’ve been challenged in many ways in the past year and … Continue reading

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Wild Animals

Being in between jobs definitely has its benefits. When a friend wanted some photos of her young son and I volunteered to take some with my camera, she suggested that we go to the zoo for the day. She has … Continue reading

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Finding my independence

I’ve always been a pretty independent person, even before I met my husband. A few months ago, I was having one of those days today where I felt that pretty much everything I attempted was impossible. I was very close … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks

Honestly, Thanksgiving is not a favorite holiday of mine. I jokingly refer to myself as the grinch of Thanksgiving. You can call me nutty, but I actually don’t like turkey, so we usually eat something other than turkey on “Turkey … Continue reading

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Making furry friends in the forest

My husband and I just returned from a backpacking trip to Yosemite National Park. There were a few adventures on the trip, but the shining moment was when I met a new furry friend in camp on the last day … Continue reading

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