For the past few months, we had been excited and intrigued about a new event coming to New Orleans for the first time. We stumbled upon an announcement about The Edwardian Ball on Facebook, and after one look at the pictures knew this would be an event we had to check out. This staple of … Continue reading The Edwardian Ball Makes Its Way to NOLA
So this is the state of our house this week... 𝐠𝐥𝐢𝐭𝐭𝐞𝐫 𝐟𝐫𝐨𝐦 𝐜𝐫𝐚𝐟𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐭𝐡𝐫𝐨𝐰𝐬, 𝐩𝐢𝐞𝐜𝐞𝐬 𝐟𝐫𝐨𝐦 𝐛𝐮𝐢𝐥𝐝𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐜𝐨𝐬𝐭𝐮𝐦𝐞𝐬, 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐜𝐤𝐬 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐡𝐫𝐨𝐰𝐬 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐩𝐚𝐫𝐚𝐝𝐢𝐧𝐠, 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐨𝐧𝐞 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐥𝐚𝐬𝐭 𝐟𝐞𝐰 𝐤𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐜𝐚𝐤𝐞𝐬 𝐰𝐞 𝐡𝐚𝐝 𝐨𝐧 𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐦𝐮𝐬𝐭 𝐡𝐚𝐯𝐞 𝐥𝐢𝐬𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐬 𝐲𝐞𝐚𝐫! Anyone else living the same for the next two weeks?! 🙋🏻♀️ P.S. this 𝐊𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐂𝐚𝐤𝐞 is from @francescabykaties and is soooo good! It’s filled with their ooey gooey cake and is one of our very favorites so far this season!
🌷🌷🌷 The tulips at @neworleanscitypark are in full bloom, y’all!! These bright beautiful colors are much needed on this gray day!! 🌷🌷🌷
🐠🦈🐟On Thursday we got to experience the first dinner in @auduboninstitute’s new 𝗦𝘂𝗽𝗽𝗲𝗿 𝗖𝗹𝘂𝗯 𝗮𝘁 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗔𝗾𝘂𝗮𝗿𝗶𝘂𝗺! We started out the evening with a glass of champagne and some time to explore the exhibits then got to meet two of their sweet penguins! A delicious three course dinner was then served at the Gulf of Mexico exhibit where we dined right along side the sharks, fishes, and turtles! These dinners focus on creating sustainable dishes served in some of Audubon’s most unique locations, and this first one was a smashing success! 𝐖𝐞 𝐬𝐨 𝐥𝐨𝐯𝐞𝐝 𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐬 𝐞𝐱𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐞! 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐧𝐞𝐱𝐭 𝐞𝐯𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐰𝐢𝐥𝐥 𝐛𝐞 𝐚𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐒𝐞𝐚 𝐋𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐞𝐱𝐡𝐢𝐛𝐢𝐭 𝐚𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐳𝐨𝐨! 𝐂𝐡𝐞𝐜𝐤 𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐤 𝐢𝐧 𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐛𝐢𝐨 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐦𝐨𝐫𝐞 𝐢𝐧𝐟𝐨! 🐟🐠🐟
Beautiful 💜💚💛 Sunday Morning!!!
💜💚💛 Fun night at @kreweduvieuxofficial and Krewe de Illusion! It’s Mardi Gras time y’all!! 💜💚💛
Long walks under the beautiful uptown oaks is good for the soul! 💚⚜️🌿
💛💚💜 𝐆𝐈𝐕𝐄𝐀𝐖𝐀𝐘 💜💚💛 We are excited to partner with @pythianmarket to give one lucky follower 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐏𝐚𝐫𝐚𝐝𝐞 𝐏𝐫𝐞𝐠𝐚𝐦𝐞 𝐏𝐚𝐜𝐤𝐚𝐠𝐞 𝐚𝐭 𝐏𝐲𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐚𝐧 𝐌𝐚𝐫𝐤𝐞𝐭! Pythian is walking distance to the route and the perfect pregame spot with so many vendors to choose from and a full bar! They also have brunch on Saturdays!! The winner will receive - 2 King Cake Frozen Cocktails - 2 Slices of King Cake - $25 Pythian Bucks To enter: 1. Follow @pythianmarket 2. Follow @amournola 3. Tag your favorite parade buddy in the comments below (multiple entries accepted if separate friends tagged in separate comments) Bonus entry: Share the post on your story and tag both @pythianmarket and @amournola *Must be 21 to enter. Must enter by Tuesday at 5pm! Winner will be selected by random number generator!
Earlier this week we joined @camelliabeans and @alonshaya for an intimate dinner at @eatsrinksofab. Chef crafted an entire meal of delicious dishes built on 𝗖𝗮𝗺𝗲𝗹𝗶𝗮 𝗕𝗲𝗮𝗻𝘀’ 𝗲𝘅𝗰𝗲𝗹𝗹𝗲𝗻𝘁 𝗯𝗲𝗮𝗻𝘀 𝗹𝗶𝗸𝗲 𝘁𝗵𝗶𝘀 𝗴𝗼𝗿𝗴𝗲𝗼𝘂𝘀 𝗵𝘂𝗺𝗺𝘂𝘀! These dishes really highlighted the versatility of Camelia’s beans, peas, and lentils. At the end of the meal, Chef shared all of the recipes we enjoyed with us! We’re excited to share the recipe for 𝗖𝗵𝗲𝗳 𝗔𝗹𝗼𝗻 𝗦𝗵𝗮𝘆𝗮’𝘀 𝗵𝘂𝗺𝗺𝘂𝘀 from the meal with you too! Swipe right to see!
I think it’s ok to have beignets for lunch when they’re this cute 💁🏻♀️...and today is a holiday after all ! Today at @thevintagenola beignet orders come with one 𝗵𝗲𝗮𝗿𝘁 𝘀𝗵𝗮𝗽𝗲𝗱 𝗯𝗲𝗶𝗴𝗻𝗲𝘁 and a sprinkling of red sugar for Valentine’s Day! ❤️