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On this episode of Louisiana Travel join Lt. Governor Billy Nungesser as he talks about Crawfish season and the pardoning of the crawfish 2022. Learn about the LA Civil Rights Trial, and the Statewide listening sessions.  Explore the Tangipahoa...
The cancellation of Mardi Gras parades was not going to stop New Orleanians from getting into the Carnival spirit this season. From house floats to unique twists on the original king cake, residents are creating fun, new Fat Tuesday traditions.
 The culture of the New Orleans Mardi Gras Indians is a significant American tradition. It was formed when African slaves fled and hid with Native American tribes. During this time, they embraced each other's cultures, both of which included...
Driven Episode 5: Mardi Gras and Muscle Car Museums Let the Good Times Roll at Mardi Gras Tom Gregory takes you to the Mardi Gras Carnival celebration in New Orleans. Learn how they track Mardi Gras parades in real time. Plus,...
During the time of slavery, when slaves would run away from their slave masters, the Indians would take them in and treat them like their own. The slaves learned the ways of the Indians. And after they were freed, they started dressing...
The New Orleans Mardi Gras king cake is an important part of the city's cuisine during carnival season. The king cake has become so popular that some bakeries now keep it on the menu throughout the year and ship the...

Reaching the Next Level with Raf Garay

Dr. Liz had the pleasure of being on Raf Garay’s podcast, and on this episode of Calm, Cool and Connected he is returning the favor. Joining us on this episode of Calm, Cool and Connected is Catherine Smith. She is Miss Darlington, and she is a suicide prevention advocate.
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15 Fun Things to Do in Oklahoma City Today

Since there's an abundance of amazing places to visit in Oklahoma City, we compiled a helpful list of top things to do when you're in town, all of which are recommended by locals. Let the adventures begin!
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Top 22 Places to Eat in Oklahoma City

The OKC food scene certainly does not disappoint. Since there are so many delicious restaurants, it can be a challenge deciding where to go. Here's a list of best Oklahoma City restaurants chosen by locals.
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35 Things to Do in Las Vegas with Kids

There are tons of family-friendly activities in and around Las Vegas. Here's your 2022 list of the 35 best places to stay and fun things to do in Las Vegas with kids.
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15 Must See Virginia Beach Attractions and Places to Visit

Planning a visit to the number one vacation destination in Virginia? Look no further than our list of the top attractions to check out in 2022.
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20 Things to do in Destin Florida for a Perfect Week On & Off the Beach

Planning a trip to Destin in 2022? Here are 20 things to do in Destin - from soaking up the sun to exploring all the cool sites along the Emerald Coast.