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Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards issued a notice that Louisiana is currently in Phase 2 of the White House’s reopening strategy. There is a statewide face mask mandate in addition to a limit on social gatherings of more than 50 people. Many businesses and events have adjusted to accommodate patrons during this time. View Updates

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Ice Cream Treats by Louisiana Reauxl

Nothing is sweeter or creates more genuinely happy-filled memories than a delicious scoop of ice cream in the sun-drenched Louisiana summers. It’s just magical to take a break, sit on the porch and indulge in a little spoon filled with ice cream heaven! Louisiana Reauxl (pronounced like Roll) is a…

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Hail to the King Cake: 12 Ways to Enjoy

It’s been over a month since Twelfth Night, the official opening of Mardi Gras season and the appearance of king cakes. You’d think we’d be tired of all the sugar. ABSOLUTELY NOT! In fact, because of the many varieties of king cake flavors and styles, you’re able to enjoy our beloved Mardi Gras…

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King of King Cakes (Taste-Off & Giveaway)

It’s the most popular food during Mardi Gras – king cake. And, it’s because of these delicious brioche-rich, colorfully iced cakes that Mardi Gras truly is the most WONDERFUL time of the year. I am not ashamed to admit that I enjoy king cake for breakfast, during my coffee break, and for dessert. In…

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Skillet Apple Cobbler with Pie Crust

I don’t know about your but when summer hits, my need for fruit ANYTHING becomes strong! Number one on my list is fruit pie. The only thing standing in the way to a delicious pie - is my fear of homemade pie crust. There are too many rules and tricks to make it work properly. Butter or shortening…

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9 Dangerously DELICIOUS Festival Desserts

Forget swimsuit season – its Spring festival season in Southwest Louisiana and I’ve got a sweet tooth, y’all! Funnel Cake A 100% MUST at any fair or festival. It’s more than just fried dough, y’all. It’s a part of festival living. Part of the fun is trying not to get the sugar all over your face…

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