Category Archives: NOLA

a day in City Park…..

As spring approaches and we get closer to leaving NOLA, we look at the things that we will miss. Trying to go somewhere one more time. Sno-balls, beignets at Café du Munde, Mulate’s, the aquarium, insectarium, zoo, street cars, the Creole … Continue reading

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Exploring NOLA

We spent some time exploring this amazing city that we are calling home during this part of our journey. We started our day at Cafe du Monde enjoying some beignets… We had a beignet book club and discussed the book that … Continue reading

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the week of rain…

In my life this week… It is been a rainy week in NOLA. Gloomy, rainy days – thunderstorms – tornado watches/warnings – streets flooding. A great week to stay indoors and get some book work done. Right??? Well, I thought so. … Continue reading

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That is sssooooo gross….

We went to the new “Animal Grossology” exhibit at the Audubon Aquarium. It was completely unrelated to anything that we are studying, but it sounded so fun that I couldn”t resist. We learned about the pheromones. At that station, we … Continue reading

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Mardi Gras – Field trip?

Can we count Mardi Gras as a field trip? Probably not! But, being a small town girl from Georgia, I never imagined the fun that a family could have at Mardi Gras. And, believe it or not, there is a … Continue reading

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Urban Nature Walk

There are times when you just have to get outside. So in honor of the beautiful sunshine and warm temps, Lil Sis and I enjoyed a short urban nature walk. This impromptu walk was on Saturday and isn’t one of our regular school … Continue reading

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