L.A.’s Original Farmers’ Market and it’s delicious flavors from Louisiana to Little Spain to Nasi Goreng to Marmalade Cafe Linda’s Fried Green Tomatoes; Landreneau’s Smoked Sausage and Tasso; Julia’s Gumbo; Sazaracs and Yogurtland (gotta love them fruity pebbles)

Lunch at San Diego’s Old Town Mexican Cafe (Queso, Tacos and Pozole) while watching the Rajin Cajun’s on TV Top Gun bar – Kansas City Barbeque Le Pain Quotidien – Hot Chocolate + a Ham and Cheese Croissant L.A.s Grand Central Market

In-N-Out Burger vs. Polite Provisions/Soda + Swine #2 w/Grilled Onions & Animal-Style Fries Scrumptious Libations, Scotch Eggs, Asparagus and Caramel Pecan Apple Pie w/Caramel Sauce (Whipped Cream + Chocolate/Cinnamon Swirl Ice Cream on the side)

Welcome to California

“her mind is tiffany-twisted, she got the mercedes benzshe got a lot of pretty, pretty boys she calls friendshow they dance in the courtyard, sweet summer sweat.some dance to remember, some dance to forget” Emma + Michael Linda, Emma, Michael + Beverly Old Town – San Diego Seaport Village Union Station – L.A. L.A.’s bustling…

seems like a trip to nyc’s Plan B should be in order for anyone heading to the big apple. python sausage? duck heart soufflé? fer realz? i’m apparently on the wrong coast tonight for supper. if anyone’s been there, tell me your story, and allow me to live vicariously through you.

Kids tasting “weird” foods for the first time … in slow motion. HILARIOUS! (Source: http://www.youtube.com/)

Crawfish – before … during … after … Hawk’s Restaurant, Rayne, Louisiana

Louisiana Beauty Drawing Me In … Once Again

moments of happiness from my home state …. Don’s Future U.S. Wheels La Madeleine Breakfast Croissant Breaux Bridge Solas (+ next) Charles Bradley and His Extraordinaires (+ the following 2) Mama Rosin (+ the one below) Feu Follet (+ the following photos) Sharon + Christine Irish Jammin’ at the Blue Moon The Mercy Brothers Welcome…