Art Inspiring Art

While Lynn Drury rocked on stage at the French Quarter Festival…  …I was lucky enough to get a double dose of entertainment.  I had a front row seat watching a bunch of colors and lines become a painting.

2011 Year in Review

For the first time ever, I feel inspired to reflect on the passing year.  I don’t usually do this.  In fact, I’ve never done it before.  But like I’ve said in the past, blogging makes you much more aware of the events that surround you.  And this year has definitely been a year to remember.

More than just music at the French Quarter Festival

One thing I’ve learned from visiting music festivals over the years is that the experience is about much more than just good music and food.  It’s about the culture too, and each festival has its own personality.  They all share one thing in common though: the people.  People watching provides just the right form of entertainment to accompany any event.  I … More More than just music at the French Quarter Festival

New Orleans: the best $16 burger I’ve ever tasted!

Knowing that I would be without a camera in New Orleans, I tried to devise some ways around this little problem.  I could certainly use my Blackberry, but it’s not that good, and the battery seems to die on me all the time.  I could borrow an iphone at every moment from my bro and sis-in-law.  How annoying … More New Orleans: the best $16 burger I’ve ever tasted!