A Semi-Solo Weekend in New Orleans

One of my favorite vacations was spent on a weekend in New Orleans in 2013. I originally wanted to attend Essence Fest, but it was WAY too much for my budget. After speaking with old coworkers, we decided to visit New Orleans the weekend after. My flight was delayed, but my cousin still picked me up from the airport to drive to my hotel.   Off to MSY 😁✈ #neworleans...

Jazz at the Apollo Theater

One of my favorite vacations was in New Orleans Summer 2013. In addition to the great food, I loved the music, history and overall culture. After a long day at Fun Fearless Life, I trooped my way from Lincoln Center to Harlem to see Irvin Mayfield Jr and the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra at The Apollo Theater. I was so excited, I kept singing the “Showtime at the Apollo” theme...