The Palmetto sculpture honors those that died in the war against Mexico.

Best Activities in Columbia, South Carolina

Columbia, South Carolina In Columbia, South Carolina, the pace slows, and the palmettos exude warmth like the locals. Don’t be surprised if you are called mam or sir, especially by someone younger, because good manners are the southern way. Temperatures rise in February In late February, the temperature begins to warm, and trees start to leaf-out and bloom. Additionally, purple and yellow pansies brighten the … Continue reading Best Activities in Columbia, South Carolina

Ray Lewis on Mercedes-Benz Superdome

Superdome During Superbowl — Lights Out and No Drink Cups

Superbowl New Orleans When the lights went out in the Superdome during Super Bowl XLVII, my first thought was that it may be a terrorist attack. My second thought was that we would never get out alive if a fire ignited. I was especially nervous because my children were there. After we regained electricity, my husband went to the concession stand to get a drink. … Continue reading Superdome During Superbowl — Lights Out and No Drink Cups

New Orleans Saints' Fan " Da Pope

Super Bowl Celebrities XLVII

Super Bowl On Super Bowl weekend in New Orleans, we scouted for Super Bowl Celebrities.  While walking to the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, we slowly strolled through the Hilton Hotel where the Ravens stayed. We spotted Jerry Rice, Larry Fitzgerald, Cris Carter, Ted Bruschi, Keyshawn Johnson, Kurt Warner and Brendon Ayanbadejo. I am a Ravens fan, but I did not recognize many of these … Continue reading Super Bowl Celebrities XLVII

Super Bowl XLVII and Overly Confident San Francisco 49ers’ Fan

Super Bowl XLVII opening and overly confident (but nice) San Francisco 49ers fan. Post game video of the 49ers fan to follow! Related articles Super Bowl XLVII Photos (dorothyadele.wordpress.com) http://dorothyadele.wordpress.com/2013/02/06/san-francisco-49ers-fan-reacts-to-super-bowl-loss/ Continue reading Super Bowl XLVII and Overly Confident San Francisco 49ers’ Fan