Author Archives: RL Reeves Jr

About RL Reeves Jr

I'm a writer living and working in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Louisiana Daily Photo: 2017 Mardi Gras Indian Super Sunday

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Louisiana Daily Photo: 2017 Mardi Gras Indian Super Sunday

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The New Orleans Taco Trail Part Three: Sister’s Discount Food And Market

Two weeks ago I was making my way back into New Orleans from a hog farm near Kenner when I spotted a new gas station festooned with signs promoting Mexican food. I’d already had breakfast but the thought of possibly … Continue reading

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Louisiana Daily Photo: 2017 Mardi Gras Indian Super Sunday

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2017 Hillbilly Days Festival In Pikeville Kentucky

Howard “Dirty Ear” Stratton and “Shady” Grady Kinney founded the Hillbilly Days Festival in Pikeville, Kentucky back in 1977. Since then the party has slowly grown til now an estimated 100k people attend each year. There will be coon dogs … Continue reading

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Louisiana Daily Photo: 2017 Keeping It Real Second Line

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Louisiana Daily Photo: 2017 Keeping It Real Second Line

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Louisiana Daily Photo: 2017 Keeping It Real Second Line

It’s appropriate that post #1000 on Chowpapi is related to the second line culture of New Orleans. I get more pleasure from the Social Aid and Pleasure Club parades than any other facet of our glorious, broken city. Including food. … Continue reading

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Louisiana Daily Photo: 2017 VIP Ladies Second Line

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On The Road With RL Reeves Jr: Charlie T’s Specialty Meats In Breaux Bridge Louisiana

When I plan a trip from Orleans Parish out to Acadiana I always consult Robert Carriker’s essential Boudin Link website to figure out where we should plan on eating.

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Louisiana Daily Photo: 2017 VIP Ladies Second Line

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