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Link Friday: The Mardi Gras Edition

Posted on Thursday, February 27, 2014 by Kate

Fat Tuesday is just a few days away!

  • The history of Mardi Gras is a long (since 1699!) and interesting one, filled with all kinds of traditions. Learn about them here.
  • Mardi Gras and Carnival are a visual feast. Check out some really stunning images from the History Channel here.
  • If you happen to actually be attending Mardi Gras, sharing your experiences with your friends on social media is totally acceptable. Find out what’s not in this article about Mardi Gras social media etiquette.
  • Can’t make it to the Big Easy for Fat Tuesday this year? Celebrate at home with these great recipes for Mardi Gras appetizers, meals and desserts!