Save The Bayou

edd_8361 Our mate, Capt. Wendy Wilson Billiot has a powerful new post on her site, Bayou Woman ~ Life in the Louisiana Wetlands; about Wetlands loss, restoration and the people and culture it affects. It features a great short film produced by the good folks at Bayou Grace, called Bayou Water Runs In Our Veins.… read on, mate!

Thank Ye…

A quick THANK YE to all who joined our merry crew for the Merchants Market – and a special thank ye to our mate Cheryl of Audubon for graciously hosting us at the Aquarium! Despite some rather heavy winds on Saturday, everyone had a good (if somewhat tiring) weekend and we all made new connections & new mates!… read on, mate!

Rebuilding The Lower Ninth Ward

[notice type=attention]Our mates at lowernine.org are hard at work bringing community back to the Lower Ninth Ward of New Orleans, but they can always use a little help. The following letter outlines how ye can give ’em a hand – even at arms length! Please have a read and help where/how ye can.[/notice] Season’s greetings from all of us here on El Dorado Street!… read on, mate!

Who Dat Puppies

The ‘Who Dat’ puppies rescued by  Miz Mardi Claw & our new mates “Dogs Of The 9th Ward”. The shepherd-mixes were rescued last weekend, just hours before the Saints beat the Cardinals, and for the first time in their 3-week-old lives they were warm and safe.… read on, mate!