I know that Father's Day isn't until tomorrow, but I got a head-start on the meal that we are preparing for my dad: smoked ribs! My mom and dad had 8 kids (2 girls, 6 boys), so that makes it easy for dinner at Dad's house on Sunday: just assign each person a dish
It has been said, and printed, that it was the JEEP that won WWII. We know that it was a combination of things that actually won the war, and that if any one of those things were missing, we might not have won the war. But, nonetheless, the JEEP played an integral part in victory.
There are a several 'groups' in Acadiana who meet on a regular basis to enjoy a meal, swap stories, catch up on current events, or try to solve the World's problems. Becoming a member of one of these groups, or 'clubs', might be great for your health (that is: if you e…
I had a great three-day weekend over the Memorial Day holiday: it started, as it should, with one of my families: the Vietnam Veterans of America's Memorial Day Ceremony at the Lafayette Fire Department's Training Facility on N. Dugas Road
So, here's the story: Shannon and I went to eat at a local crawfish eatery place over the weekend with her sister and nephew (they were in town because the nephew was in a ball tourney in Breaux Bridge).
If you are like me, you LOVE to look at pictures. When people extend an invitation to view their vacation pics/vids, I am never one to decline! (Wait, is this a 'problem'?? Do I need therapy??!?) So, for those like me who live vicariously through the pictures/videos of oth…
(Okay, hate IS a strong word: let's go with "don't always desire" driving in Lafayette.) At the top of the list: Roundabouts. Don't get me wrong, I LOVE roundabouts. I am a proponent of roundabouts.