Blog Posts - Mardi Gras



Llega la primera gira por nuestro territorio de The Black Cadillacs

The Black Cadillacs son una de las últimas incorporaciones a la familia de Teenage Head Music, una de las promotoras que más alegrías nos está dando a los fans del rock norte-americano estos últimos años. Trece son las fechas españolas de esta...
by Alquimia Sonora on Mar 19, 2014

Sights Of New Orleans

New Orleans is one of the world's most fascinating cities. Steeped in a history of influences from Europe, the Caribbean, Africa and beyond, it's home to a truly unique melting pot of culture, food and music. Continue reading → The post Sights...
by eTravelTrips on Mar 18, 2014

Party On The Porch: for the Senses - Style, Sight, Smell & Taste

We've been riding the weather roller coaster again this week. We had it all on Sunday night...sleet, wind, snow... and today? It's sunny and 60. Weeeee! To bring a sense of seasonal normal to our day-to-day, we're preparing for the eventual arrival o...
by The Shady Porch on Mar 18, 2014

Croustillons (pets-de-nonne) beignets pour Mardi-gras

Bonjour tout le monde ! Je vous propose pour Mardi-gras des croustillons ou pets nonne ou encore pets-de-nonne de délicieux beignets savoureusement parfumés et enrobés de sucre. Une recette facile à réaliser avec un minimum d’ingrédients,...
by Le blog de samar on Mar 12, 2014

Party On The Porch: Easter Sweets, Treats & Eats

Hey All- I sure hope Spring has dropped off an early calling card for you like the one we've had lately. It's 73 here today and I am loving it! I must say it is hard to fathom that, by this time tomorrow, the forecast is for freezing temperature...
by The Shady Porch on Mar 11, 2014

New Orleans Cops Bust Some Moves During Mardi Gras

I know what it’s like dancing on the streets of New Orleans. I did so for five miles over the 2014 Mardi Gras weekend in a night parade. Yeah, babe, I put me some moves down on dat Crescent City blacktop! New Orleans Cops Bust Some Moves During...
by Notes On New Orleans on Mar 5, 2014

{RECIPE} Easy Mardi Gras King Cake

Happy Mardi Gras!  Break out your beads, booze and king cake!  If you're one of the thousands upon thousands who travel down to New Orleans this time of year, you'd see people from all over celebrating with dancing, costumes, masks, booze...
by Life Of A Lost Muse on Mar 4, 2014

Ways to Celebrate Fit Tuesday

• Jog topless and catch beads thrown at you.• Eat a slice of a King (Rice)Cake.• Move your azz to some jazz.• Drink a Hurrican’t (that’s a “Hurricane” without the rum, juice or syrup).• Wear a mask to the gym (co...
by Jack Sh*t, Gettin' Fit on Mar 4, 2014

It’s Mardi Gras, Y’all!

Happy Fat Tuesday! Today is the culmination of a multi-month’s long celebration, beginning on King’s Day (January 6) and lasting until Ash Wednesday, the start of Lent. For those of you non-religious folks out there, Lent is a solemn period o...
by The Traveluster on Mar 4, 2014

Party On The Porch: Our Sweet March to A Green Spring

Though outside my window is nearly a half-foot of snow and sub-freezing temperatures, the bright sun and blue skies makes me genuinely feel Spring is bounding toward us from right around the corner. A good part of that optimism comes from the many pr...
by The Shady Porch on Mar 4, 2014

From King Cake to Zulu Coconuts: The History of 6 Mardi Gras Traditions

Though Mardi Gras (or Fat Tuesday) celebrations are traditionally dated to medieval Europe, their roots are believed to go all the way back to ancient pagan festivals such as Saturnalia or Lupercalia. Today, the most famous Mardi Gras celebrations ar...
by WORLD NEWS on Mar 4, 2014

Happy Mardi Gras! King Cake and other New Orleans Recipes #MardiGras

Happy Mardi Gras! We celebrated 5 years of Mardi Gras when we lived in New Orleans. People celebrate it all over the place but honestly there is nothing like the parties in The Big Easy. Have you ever been to New Orleans for Mardi Gras?We lived in Ne...
by Scraps of Life on Mar 4, 2014

Merveilles, fantaisies ou bugnes

Merveilles, fantaisies ou bugnes ( Savoie, Saint-Étienne, Lyon, Bugey )Des noms différents selon les régions ou encore  bottereaux ( Anjou, Vendée, Bretagne ), roussettes ( Alsace, Centre, Île-de-France) , oreilles ou fantaisiespour 4 perso...
by les pieds sous la table ! on Mar 4, 2014

mardi gras 2014

mardi 4 mars  cette année !Mardi gras est le jour qui précède le Mercredi des Cendres et la veille des Cendres on fait la fête.  Carnaval est la fête qui marque la fin du carême et des privations. il marque la fin du carême et des pr...
by les pieds sous la table ! on Mar 4, 2014

Les beignets de mardi gras

_recettes,astuces,tendance, tradition___________________  suivez nous sur facebook Les pieds sous la tableIngrédients (Pour environ 3 douzaines de beignets) - 250g de farine - 150g de beurre - 1 cuillère à soupe de...
by les pieds sous la table ! on Mar 4, 2014

Gumbo Get Yours On, Buffalo Wings, Wine Dinner at Vie, Anniversary, and Pasta Contest

Mardi Gras Specials From Bottleneck Management The fattest Tuesday of the year is this week, and there’s still time to plan your feasting. Bottleneck Management’s gamut of restaurants and taverns are doling out New Orleans-style specials...
by Dining Chicago on Mar 3, 2014

Keep Calm and Parade On at Family Gras in Jefferson Parish

A big thanks goes out to the Jefferson Parish CVB for hosting us for Family Gras, all opinions are my own.  I have always wanted to go to Mardi Gras in New Orleans, but have never been quite sure about taking the boys. So, when I learned that Jeffe...
by Life With 4 Boys on Mar 2, 2014

Little Passports: Mardi Gras Arts & Crafts Fun with Your Kids!

Mardi Gras is here, and people all over the USA (not just in Louisiana) are celebrating with parades and parties. The celebrations don't stop until Tuesday, March 4th, so there is plenty of time for you to join in the fun! To get you in the spirit,&n...
by Susan Heim on Parenting on Mar 1, 2014

Chill Out! CoolBrew New Orleans Coffee Marks 25 Years

Do you like coffee? Well, I like coffee, heck I love coffee, and I especially love New Orleans coffee. And I especially love good New Orleans coffee. In fact, I love coffee so much I give it up for Lent. Yep, that’s me 40 days without one drop...
by Notes On New Orleans on Feb 28, 2014

Foodie Friday: Let The Good Times Roll! Mardi Gras Recipes

Let the good times role! And the Mardi Gras madness begins this Tuesday, March 3rd. Fat Tuesday. I sure hate the sound of that.  But I do love the fun of the fattening food and drink that goes with this celebration.  So grab a mask and your...
by Shop This on Feb 28, 2014


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