Advertisement
« previous next »
Ready for Mardi Gras  
   

Ready for Mardi Gras

We're ready for the French Quarter on Fat Tuesday. I had my regular costume while Grace dawned a wig, Carina a mask with go-go boots and Eric had the silver face.
Mardi Gras Madness

February 20th 2010
Fat Tuesday Finale Mardi Gras is French for Tuesday Fat, so technically you should only say Mardi Gras for the grand finale of Fat Tuesday before Ash Wednesday, but this is the south and close enough counts. Carnival is the technical term for the season leading up to Fat Tuesday, but I haven't heard carnival or Fat Tuesday used down here at all. Everything is Mardi Gras - Mardi Gras ... read more
Advertisement
Tot: 0.685s; Tpl: 0.009s; cc: 4; qc: 26; dbt: 0.0063s; 1; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 2; ; mem: 1.3mb