I felt happy the minute I saw the first rectangle of hand-painted plywood promising “Ruston peaches ahead” in Pass Christian, Mississippi.… Read more
Every region has a few weird festivals, but the South wins the prize for hosting some of the strangest festivals you will ever encounter.… Read more
I had never been to Detroit, so I was excited last month when the writing assignment landed on my desk. Sure, it was a business trip, but business trips can be fun, right?… Read more
Mardi Gras colors are purple, green, and gold, right? Wrong. Well, sort of wrong.
When celebrating Mardi Gras in New Orleans, feel free to drape yourself head to toe in all three colors.… Read more