We’ve won the what? New Orleans’ most prize-winning B&B has won the Oglethorpe Prize for Hospitality Excellence, that’s what. It’s been a busy week but I’ll tell you more about that another day.
I took the trophy out of its box and put it on the table in our lobby:
It isn’t much to look at but it means a lot to us. You can’t really see it very well so I put it on a chair in our lobby:
That’s better. It’s on the seat of honor. If you look really, really closely you can see my reflection in it.
We need some New Orleans music to celebrate:
That’s more like it.
A brief entry today. We’re on the way out the door to a celebratory dinner with friends. What are we celebrating? The Oglethorpe Prize, of course!
À votre santé,
La Belle Esplanade
…where every day reveals new and pleasant surprises.
Friday, December 23, 2016: It’s 70 degrees as I write this. The trumpet flower tree in our back garden decided to bloom just in time for Christmas. That’s nice.