As the temperatures rise, I can't help but want to spend more time outside. It also gets me thinking about what I'm eating too because *gasp* we'll be showing a little more skin soon to help us stay cool in this Louisiana heat!
I picked an odd year to start doing things in Shreveport that I'd never done before. I guess being locked out of my favorite restaurants and bars is something I never thought I'd have to do. But over the weekend I got to finally get out and head to Shreveport's Farmer's Market at Festival Plaza.
Traditionally in the U.S., Memorial Day is the official beginning of summer. But in the SBC summer starts on Thursday when Mudbug Madness kicks off at Festival Plaza in Shreveport.
What started as a small event attended by about 200 people, has grown into one of the Top 20 events in the Southeast according to the Southeast Tourism Society...
Being the one who usually cooks in my family, I love being able to get fresh, local produce downtown.
I like being able to support local growers, and I feel like I'm getting a fresher, healthier product.