Dallas Grilled Cheese Co. – Dallas, Texas

This should seriously be considered the world's most comforting food. Ooey gooey melted cheese between 2 slices of buttered grilled bread.  Dallas Grilled Cheese Co. has that and much more.  You can get a classic grilled cheese or some gourmet sandwiches, depending on your mood. We started off with pretzel coated fried mozzarella cheese.  Served with … Continue reading Dallas Grilled Cheese Co. – Dallas, Texas

The Carousel Bar – New Orleans, Louisiana

Must be 21 to ride. Deep in The French Quarter in the lovely Monteleone Hotel is The Carousel Bar. Installed in 1949, the Carousel Bar is a 25-seat bar. Pulled by a chain, it is powered by a 1/4 horsepower motor and turns on 2,000 steel rollers. One complete revolution is made every 15 minutes. … Continue reading The Carousel Bar – New Orleans, Louisiana

Le Pavillon Hotel – New Orleans, Louisiana

In New Orleans on the corner of Poydras and Barrone is a 10 story hotel on the National Register of Historic Places that just oozes history. In 1907, the building was opened as a hotel. It was renamed 6 years later. During the Time of Prohibition, the hotel was popular with dignitaries and the rich … Continue reading Le Pavillon Hotel – New Orleans, Louisiana

Napoleon House – New Orleans, Louisiana

I love this place. While sitting at the Napoleon House you can get lost in time - maybe the present, maybe centuries ago. With all the history in this one location, Time deserves a few minutes of yours for reflection in a place like this.The Napoleon House is a unique 200-year-old landmark. The first occupant … Continue reading Napoleon House – New Orleans, Louisiana

Arnaud’s – New Orleans, Louisiana

In New Orleans, the Three Grand Dames of French Quarter dining are Antoine's, Galatoire's and Arnaud's. All three are on my Foodie Bucket List. Since I was only going to be in town 1 day, I could only pick 1 for this visit and it was going to be for Sunday Brunch.I messaged my friend … Continue reading Arnaud’s – New Orleans, Louisiana