Things to do in Natchitoches, the Oldest City in Louisiana!

The other day as I was planning our next anniversary getaway (New Orleans in just a couple weeks!!!) I realized that I never shared our pictures from our Natchitoches visit with you. Last year, around this time, my husband and I spent our anniversary in the quaint little town of Natchitoches, Louisiana. Established in 1714… [read more]

Sesame Street Live is coming to Bossier City, Louisiana! Promo Code + Giveaway!

  I’m so excited to announce that Sesame Street Live “Let’s Dance!” is coming to Shreveport / Bossier City, LA February 17 & 18!  Make sure you keep reading for important details about the event including a Sesame Street Live promo code! Sesame Street Live is a larger-than-life, musical touring stage production featuring Big Bird, Elmo, Cookie Monster,… [read more]

Win Tickets to the Louisiana State Fair! Giveaway – #GoPhone

Disclosure: This post is sponsored. All products mentioned and reviewed on this page are compliments of AT&T. All opinions of the products are my own. When I was a kid we went to the Del Mar Fair on the southern California coast every single summer.  It was an event not to be missed! We looked… [read more]

Not so Wordless Wednesday: Berry Picking at Blueberry Hill

  We picked a total of 11 lbs. of blueberries and blackberries!  I also bought 8 yellow squash.  Mmm.  And the grand total was under $15!  Much better than at the grocery store, I’d say. Keep an eye out for some recipes to come! If you live in the Northern Louisiana area here is more… [read more]

Wordless Wednesday: #Louisiana State Fair + Pregnancy Update!

We took the boys to the Louisiana State Fair in Shreveport on Saturday.  It was their first time at a fair and they had a blast!  They rode a few rides and won some prizes at the games.  Then we all sampled some of the South’s deep fried delicacies like fried twinkies and fried cookie… [read more]

Not So Wordless Wednesday: DixieMaze Farms

Having only lived here four short weeks, if there is one thing I can say about northern Louisiana, it is beautiful! On Monday we had a “Family Home Evening” outing with our church at DixieMaze Farms in Shreveport.  It was a BLAST!!! I’ve never been to a place quite like it.  I had a terrible cold… [read more]