New Orleans Road Trip – Day 9

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She Said: Today we got up and started heading back to Kansas City. We wanted to hit up the Arkansas Air Museum, but they didn’t open until 11 am and we were going to be in Fayetteville by 9:30 am. So, on a tip from a comment on yesterday’s blog, we headed up to Devil’s … Read More

New Orleans Road Trip – Day 8

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She Said: We woke up this morning and opened the door to fog, overcast skies, and rain off and on. Josh was ready to throw in the towel and head home, but I thought we should at least see how the day shaped up. So we packed up and headed to the Fort Worth Stockyards. … Read More

New Orleans Road Trip – Day 7

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She Said: Today was a driving day. We got up and on the road early, headed for the Dallas/Fort Worth area. We didn’t find anything to do along the way, so in true Solar style, we pulled off an old dirt road for a mini portrait session. That’s really about all we did today, but … Read More

New Orleans Road Trip – Day 6

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She Said: We decided last night that today would be our last day in New Orleans. So we packed up this morning and headed down to Cafe du Monde for some beignets. I am SO glad we went, because they were AMAZING! If you’ve never had beignets, they are basically square donuts covered in powdered … Read More

New Orleans Road Trip – Day 5

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She Said: So today was a better day than yesterday 🙂 . We got up and decided to head down to City Park. So we drove downtown, parked in a garage, and walked down to the streetcar stop. We got on the Canal Street line at the very end and rode the streetcar all the … Read More

New Orleans Road Trip – Day 4

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She Said: So today was kind of a bust. We should have seen the warning signs. Lia woke up this morning after sleeping for nearly 12 hours last night and she was GRUMPY. She pretty much cried and screamed about everything. But we ventured out anyway. We decided to head to the Insectarium today since … Read More

New Orleans Road Trip – Day 3

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She Said: Well, thankfully last night, all the Solars slept better. We got up early this morning and headed due South to New Orleans. The drive from Jackson, MS to New Orleans, LA is pretty much one highway with trees surrounding it on both sides for most of the way. And not the kind of … Read More

New Orleans Road Trip – Day 2

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She Said: We’re ALMOST there. Today was a lot of driving… it’s hard to get out and do stuff along the way when it’s SO cold. So we drove from Springfield, MO to Memphis, TN to Jackson, MS today. We made a pit stop at the Parachute Inn for lunch. They have a giant Southwest … Read More

New Orleans Road Trip – Day 1

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She Said: This cold weather sucks. And we’ve officially had enough of it. This is our first winter with no other jobs besides photography. That means we have a lot of flexibility in our schedule. And lucky for us, that also means we can load up the car and leave for a week without any … Read More