Buy One, Give One Kingcake
This month, purchase a Pecan Kingcake and we’ll donate a second Kingcake to nonprofits/charities across Acadiana!
That’s what a friend from Boston asked last week and I was at a loss for words! A million thoughts flooded my brain but I couldn’t verbalize any of it. “Do you have 5 minutes or 50 minutes?”
When I think about King Cakes, it’s just the tip of the iceberg as a symbol of Mardi Gras season in Acadiana! The memories of Courir de Mardi Gras flood back from my childhood in Eunice — hiding from the masked revelers as they begged for a chicken or grabbed our arms to dance with us on Mr. Coonie Brown’s farm.
Then, the Colorado memories of anticipation … Continue reading »