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9 things to do in New Orleans for black millennials

New Orleans is the best place to travel if you want to let loose with little judgement. Use the city’s carefree culture as an excuse to get out of your comfort zone and try something new.  

Don’t waste your time on omelettes, salads and burgers. Get shrimp and grits, gumbo, po’ boys, etouffee, red beans and rice and oysters, Honeycomb mom Jerusha Washington said. Drink, dance and laugh with the people you love.

That’s exactly what the seven writers of Honeycomb Moms did when we celebrated 10 years in Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority together in The Big Easy.

9 months pregnant and left waiting hours for food

I was in my third trimester when I decided to have one of my favorite local soul food spots cater my family’s Thanksgiving meal.

My husband, Donzell Floyd, and I ate at the restaurant, This Is It! BBQ & Seafood, at least twice a month, so I felt like I hit the jackpot when I learned they offered Thanksgiving catering for just less than $130.

6 free things to do with baby in metro Atlanta

I know better than to seriously call myself poor, but I’m certainly not rich.

My essentials are travel, food and repaying debt. I like to keep my in-state entertainment budget as close to 0 as possible outside of the occasional pedicure or meal with friends.

Free festivals and a solid amount of research keep my family and I from complete hibernation, which I secretly suspect my husband would love.