Smorgasbord Posts from My Archives – Letters from America 1985-1987 – Adventures in the USA – 1985 – Easter in New Orleans by Sally Cronin

I’m drinking strawberry margarita drinks and getting “Sozzled” while catching up on Sally’s fabulous posts.

Smorgasbord Blog Magazine

Last week I shared some of the experiences we were enjoying as we settled into our new life in Houston including1985 – Poolside chats, Spaghetti Bolognese and Irish Jokes

This week a slightly longer letter to my parents, telling them about our trip to New Orleans for Easter 1985. I took photographs at the time that I did not send home, but shared with my parents when they came to visit in November of that year.

9th April 1985

Dear M & D,

A belated happy Easter and thank you for the two letters that were waiting for us when we got home last night.

I have lots to tell you about New Orleans and we had a wonderful time. I probably won’t be able to capture all of it, including the amazing atmosphere on paper but I will give it a go.

We left at 7.45 on Friday…

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2 Responses to Smorgasbord Posts from My Archives – Letters from America 1985-1987 – Adventures in the USA – 1985 – Easter in New Orleans by Sally Cronin

  1. Thank you for sharing Patty and enjoy your margaritas.. and the rest of the weekend.


    • Patty says:

      Hi Sally, my pleasure to share.

      These drinks came already mixed and though I hesitated buying them to begin with they more than met my expectations.

      Campbell’s driving so we’re good. LOL.

      Patty L. Fletcher

      Self-Published Author and Social Media Promotional Assistant


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      Food For Thought

      Let’s observe what the Light can do and reveals. That’s your responsibility, as in the price of freedom is vigilance. Watch, observe, be aware, follow the Spirit, do the best you can with what you know and the conditions present. Check it out.

      -John Morton, DSS

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