It was Mardi Gras here in New Orleans today.
That's right, it's a holiday. No school. No work. Yippee!
In fact, I wouldn't have even been able to get to work if I had wanted to. This was the view from our living room this afternoon:
And from our kitchen:
So Les le bon temps roule ya'll!
(or "Let the good times roll" for those of you who don't speak Cajun)