May 23, 2017

Super Bowl Recipes with Olivia Manning and Zatarain’s

zatarains-0025wmI was honored to meet the “First Lady of Football,” Olivia Manning and learn some great recipes using Zatarain’s for this weekends upcoming Super Bowl. The last 4 out of the last 6 years she has been cheering on one of her NFL quarterback sons in the big game but this year she is entertaining them while […]

Talking to Kids about the Saints Bounty Scandal

New Orleans Saints Training RoomAs a Saints fan I am angry, frustrated, and disappointed about the actions of the team. But as a Mom to a young Saints fan those emotions are only intensified! My son, like many kids in the greater New Orleans area, looks up to the players who wear black and gold. Every Sunday they become […]

Wordless Wednesday 2/1/2012 {Linky}

This is the last Wordless Wednesday before the Super Bowl and that means one more game and then it’s over until August. *sniff *sniff Sorry it’s late. My WiFi is teaching me lessons in patience and is reminiscent of the days of dial-up. Hopefully, I can get it fixed today! Happy Wordless Wednesday and Thanks for Linking Up […]

LSU Cupcake Idea (Part Deaux)

A while back I shared a tie-dyed theme for LSU cupcakes. It involved dying the batter purple and gold and swirling to two together prior to baking. Here is another idea for really cute LSU themed cupcakes! I used a Wilton grass tip #233 to pipe the top of the cupcake with green icing. I […]

Tasty Tailgating Chili {Recipe}

chili pictureThis upcoming weekend is HUGE for Louisiana football fans. The beloved New Orleans Saints will be taking on the Detroit Lions in the Mercedes Benz Superdome on Saturday night in their first playoff game on the road to another Super Bowl win. Then on Monday night the LSU Tigers will be taking on the Alabama […]

Cute Saints Stuff! Congrats #9 & the NFC South Champs!

It’s a great time to be a football fan in Louisiana. LSU is about to play for another National Championship and tonight, the New Orleans Saints defeated the Dirty Birds, Atlanta Falcons for the second time this season! It was great seeing the team win but even more special than beating our rival on Monday Night […]

Gift Ideas for LSU Fans

Gift Ideas for LSU Fans The LSU Tigers are the #1 college football team in the country and will take on #2 Alabama  in Louisiana Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012! Some people just don’t get it! We beat Bama once and now we have to show-off and do it again! Poor Mike the Tiger was hoping for fresh tiger […]

Wordless Wednesday with #9 Drew Brees {Linky}

When I first started Nola Mommy, someone asked me what did I hope to get from it and I jokingly replied,”Maybe, I’ll get the chance to meet Drew Brees!” Everyone who knows me, knows that: 1. I’m a HUGE Saints Fan! 2. My favorite player is quarterback Drew Brees, for the leadership and character he brings to […]

New Orleans Saints Fashion

Ruched tube dress, Top, Striped top, Diane von Fürstenberg black pants, Bandolino kitten heel pumps, Flower clutch,  Betsey Johnson fleur de lis jewelry Unique & Inspiring Jewelry from Waxing Poetic (fleur de lis ring) My normal game-day fashion consists of a Drew Brees jersey with jeans. (I have one in traditional black, the Super Bowl 44 version, […]

Geaux Tigers!! LSU(1) vs. Florida(17) 10/8/11

There are two games that LSU fans look forward to every year and this Saturday is one of them. (The other involves an ex-coach who failed in the NFL  & decided to return to the SEC) The #1 Ranked LSU Tigers are playing the Florida Gators in Death Valley! Kickoff is set or 2:30pm Get […]