liz @ bon temps beignet

About me

Occupation Girl Wonder
Location San Diego, by way of New Orleans
Introduction I'm just your run-of-the-mill 20-something, married, first-time-mama, NOLA chick who loves all things decor-related, thrifty, crafty, DIY, and making our 1950's house a home. Welcome to my little corner of the web!
Interests HERE'S WHAT I LOVE: Mitch, laughing. ANYTHING NOLA. kisses. my momma. my dad. my sister. my dog. my friends. the sound of cleats on cement. snoballs with condensed milk. diet coke. burlesque. the Saints. roller coasters. speed (not the drug). remembering why you fell in love. taking pictures. drawing. pin-up girls. worn in baseball hats. beignets. FLIP FLOPS. fleur de lis. wife beaters and jeans(on girls). New Orleans live music. cooking. privacy. going to football games. dancing my ass off. showers. lillies. orchids. sushi. pointillism. markers. sailor jerry tattoos. my picture collection. full lips. pink toe nails. ice hockey fights. Italian food. going home. my momma's cookin. pralines. clean teeth. New Orleans accents. feeling sexy. architecture in the Quarter. makeup. the smell of gasoline. doing hair. makeovers. white Christmas lights. king cake. Erin Rose. cleaning. Eloise (but only if its read by my mom with an English accent) and DIY projects. HERE'S WHAT I HATE: FARTS. liars. people who eat with their mouths open. tempers. repetitive noises (like when someone is tapping a quarter on a table over and over and over...) bitchy girls, a$$hole guys. waiting in line. barking dogs. cheaters. cold feet and hands. flea bites. nose hair. ear wax. full trash cans. pee on the toilet seat. rude people. flakes. people who don't have common sense. wet sand stuck to my toes. boredom. unplucked eyebrows. over plucked eyebrows. salesmen. HUGE fake boobs. boogers. insecurity. HURRICANES. the smell of old folks homes. traffic. crooked pictures. unorganized things. dirty laundry. dirty dishes. when they don’t put the baby in the king cake(arrrg). and untrustworthy people : [
Favorite Movies You've Got Mail, Willy Wonka (the O.G. version), Steel Magnolias, Elf, Forgetting Sarah Marshall, A Christmas Story, Sleeping Beauty
Favorite Music ReBirth Brass Band, Sam Cooke, Otis Redding, Rolling Stones, Katy Perry, Jason Aldean, Dr. John, Bill Withers, Social Distortion, Stevie Ray Vaughn
Favorite Books To Kill a Mockingbird, Great Gatsby

Please come up with a more appropriate name for the ringtoe:

Dumaflotchy... that's what my Dad calls things when he can't think of the name... kinda like a thingamajig, or whatchamacallit.