The Lighter Side

Exploring the humor and peculiarities of the Big Easy

Time For Ice Cream

For New Orleans, the big summer treat is the snow ball, but there's nothing like good old-fashioned ice cream.

Comments

Five Years

Changes experienced after living in New Orleans for five years

Comments

NOLA Hot Things

Hot things to do in cool indoors

Comments

10 Things I've Learned Working in a New Orleans Restaurant

Lessons from New Orleans kitchens.

Comments

A New Orleanian in Mexico City

Exploring street food from around the world in Mexico City

Comments

Parent-Friendly Bywater

Taking mom and dad where the locals go

Comments

Checking in on New Year's Resolutions

Trying to stick to fun New Year's resolutions

Comments

My Jazz Fest Top 10

Music picks for the upcoming festival

Comments

20 Things I've Learned After Moving to New Orleans

The things you learn as a local

Comments

On Kale-Gate and hipster transplants

A transplant's guide on how to — and how not to — do New Orleans justice.

Comments

Sacred Archetypes of the Parade

12 types of people you meet during Carnival season

Comments

Nerdy Events: New Orleans Comic Con and Krewe of Chewbacchus

It's a good time to be a “nerd” in New Orleans.

Comments

Braving Snowmageddon

A Northerner offers some advice for dealing with a winter storm.

Comments

Why I Love New Orleans in January and February

There's a lot to look forward to in the upcoming months.

Comments: 1

New Orleans New Year's Resolutions

10 easy-to-achieve goals for 2014 in New Orleans

Comments: 1


The Lighter Side

Exploring the humor and peculiarities of the Big Easy

about

Annie Drummond is a graphic designer and artist from Columbus, Ohio. She has a degree from the Columbus College of Art & Design. Two years ago she made the move from the Midwest to New Orleans' Bywater neighborhood and fell deeply in love as she discovered the rhythms and traditions of her new city. In addition to The Lighter Side, she writes about food, art and design (and other stuff) at www.AnniedelaDolce.com.

recent

archive

feed

Atom Feed Subscribe to the The Lighter Side Feed »