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Color of Discovery

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Hotel Indigo. The opinions and text are all mine.Seems like just yesterday that I was exploring Baltimore and Alexandria with the Hotel Indigo team, but it’s been a minute! I came from that trip and jumped straight into a…

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Open For Breakfast

This post is sponsored by Kellogg’s, but as always, all thoughts and opinions are my own.  Last month, I had the chance to head down south with Kellogg’s for a quick visit of a rice farm to learn a little bit more about where my food comes from. Today, I’m…

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Boudin Bourbon & Beer

As I’m sure y’all can tell by now, my trip to NOLA was a busy one. A trip full of highlights and bucket list check-offs for certain. While I’d have a hard time narrowing the list down to one favorite experience, getting to attend Emeril Lagasse’s Boudin, Bourbon, and &…

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Explore The City

Seeing as this was my first time visiting New Orleans I wanted to make sure I was in the heart of the action. Royal Sonesta Hotel was the perfect home base for that exact reason. It’s perfectly located in the heart of the French Quarter. Making it the perfect place…

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Where to Eat in New Orleans

Guys, I can’t believe it has taken me this long to visit NOLA – especially with as much as I LOVE food. I am happy to report that I wasn’t disappointed in the slightest. The only disappointment I do have? That I didn’t have enough time to try the exhaustive…