Mardi Gras Northwest Louisiana Style

Mardi Gras to me has a few forms. The mother of all Mardi Gras is Carnival in Brazil. Mardi Gras in New Orleans is the daughter. There are a multitude of grand daughters now throughout much of the south, including Galveston, TX and Mobile, AL. My favorite is in Shreveport, LA. A quick 3 hour trip east from Dallas but a world away in atmosphere. All of Louisiana has the “ "laissez les bon temps rouler" or “let the good times roll” attitude. Any excuse for friends to get

The Truck Yard (Dallas) When you look at the pictures of sparkling downtown Dallas with the Reunion Tower ball & the colorful images of the Omni Hotel, you never think you would find a food truck yard only a few blocks away. With numerous 5 star restaurants to choose from all over Dallas, some of the best food is found here. You get multiple cuisines at a decent price so everyone can find something they will enjoy. This Dallas hidden treasure has a laid back atmosphere