Alison's Writing Portfolio · On Places & Travel

Mardi Gras: Just Bead It –, 2/1/2008


Mardi Gras is about to begin in New Orleans, and if you’ve not been recently, it’s time to book a trip! I’ve just returned from the Big Easy, where I ate a big pile of outstanding food and got an early look at some of the parades. Check out my Mardi Gras preview story on

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