Tag Archives: New Orleans

New Orleans, I love you

My new travel essay went up on Scoutie Girl this week.  This time, I dragged my daughter off to one of my favorite places in New Orleans:  the Pharmacy Museum.  Where else can you learn about leeches, absinthe, folk medicine, … Continue reading

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Swamp Tour

We stepped out of the van into the heat.  The air was alive with the songs of insects:  cicadas, grasshoppers, flies whining through the air.  We covered our exposed flesh with bug spray as a woman hustled off the trail. … Continue reading

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