In Louisiana, February means two things: Mardi Gras and crawfish. Two-thirds of all mudbugs are harvested this month. Most locals start with a boil (corn, sausage, and ‘taters optional), but what’s left goes into étouffée, crawfish pie, and luscious appetizer dips.
more about: Super Bowl
Earlier this week I visited Generation Dog, a Birmingham pet boutique, and immediately noticed the nails of the owner Catherine Bres. They were gold. But not just any gold. Her thumbnails were painted with the New Orleans Saints' fleur-de-lis. She's also carrying cool fleur-de-lis dog treats in honor of the big game for those football minded canines (see picture below). […]