Mardi Gras history

R.I.P. Big Chief Bo Dollis [Video]
I've had the pleasure of witnessing performances by Big Chief Bo Dollis & The Wild Magnolias at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival as well as the House of Blues in New Orleans when they joined Bruce Hornsby. The Wild Magnolias lost the big Chief. Nola.com reports Theodore Emile &q…
A Slice Of King Cake History
In honor of the last day we're "supposed" to eat king cake (though that won't stop me!), I thought I'd share a brief history of the delicious confection.