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Driving along the Mississippi coast today towards Louisiana. The water and the bright sand look beautiful and the roads are lines with some pretty cool trees.
Before crossing the state line we are kicking off my Birthday in style with a Brewery tour at Lazy Magnolia. The town is called Kiln but folks there tell us that the locals call it …
140101-HAPPY NEW YEARS
I am inserting this prior to my last
story of our times in Gulf Shores.
We are here again in New Orleans (NOLA)
for New Years Eve having arrived on the 28th of December, staying at
the Wal-Mart in Marrero and checking into Bayou Segnette State Park in Westwego
La. on Sunday. Not much has changed here in the park, excepting that the main
reception building is no longer usable, and is being rebuilt as ...
131219-The Dark Zone
I publish the entry from New Orleans, have one more to come from Gulf Shores, Night Life.
Hey guys don’t get me wrong about our stay here in Gulf
Coast RV Park. I know my friend Ross gets it, but some of you are not. Angie
and I love it here. We are having a great time. It is places like this that we
feel have a character to them, not rows and rows of neat boxes and lots and
perfect pools with the water lilies all sitting ...
... diced red potatoes, roasted squash, zucchini, and purple onions, while Maggie had the FRESH FISH OF THE DAY (Grouper, which they pronounce Groupeeyay in New Orleans) with roasted white corn Maque Choux and finished with cilantro aioli. For dessert we both had the COURTYARD BREAD PUDDING with Whiskey Sauce (can you tell I copied all of this from the online menu?) ...
Having felt so tired yesterday, we make the decision not to go to Alabama on Thursday to track down the quilters of Gees Bend. No one seems to know much about them, and so we feel that the 5 hr drive into the middle of nowhere, may be too long a day. It's hot here, and quite draining. So we speak with the lovely Liz ( in the planning loop with Peggy), and she arranges another night for us.
Today we head ...