| Food and Drink Board|| Advice on getting reservations at The French Laundry - LSU lilly on 5/23/13 at 9:06 am|
I'm patiently waiting for 10AM for The French Laundry's reservation line to open up, but apparently, it's almost impossible to get a time.
I heard there are "tricks" and "secrets" to getting one. Anyone been? Anyone know anyone that knows these "tricks"? Any advice/help possible?!
| Food and Drink Board|| Chef's Table at Commander's Palace - LSU lilly on 1/30/13 at 12:47 pm|
Currently in talks with their special events lady to book this.
Has anyone ever done it? What were your experiences compared to other NOLA "chef's table"? Is it worth it? Is it really hot in there? Is it loud?
I found a thread from 2008, but they've changed so much since then. Wondering if any...
| Food and Drink Board|| BR places that sell "Christmas Crunch"? - LSU lilly on 12/10/12 at 11:00 am|
The SO loves Christmas Crunch cereal and I cannot find it anywhere. I've tried Albertsons on Bluebonnet, Walmart on Highland, Siegan, and College, Winn Dixie on Burbank, and Mathernes on Perkins.
Does anyone know where in Baton Rouge to buy this? Thank you!
| O-T Lounge|| LA Tech Tailgating - LSU lilly on 10/1/12 at 10:19 am|
So I'm going to my first Louisiana Tech home football game and I am very excited.
What is it like? Should I plan on LSU-style tailgating? Should I bring my own tailgate, or can I count on others to be welcoming? :usa:
| O-T Lounge|| Things to do in Paris - LSU lilly on 6/1/12 at 9:59 am|
So I'll be in Paris from June 15-17 and need a few fun things to do in that short amount of time.
Any good restaurants or local things to do?
Aside from the Eiffel Tower, of course.
| Food and Drink Board|| Bachelorette Party Brunch - LSU lilly on 1/2/12 at 11:29 pm|
Having a bachelorette party in New Orleans on a Saturday. Looking for a place to have a (hungover) brunch with 22-28-year-old girls and a few moms.
Any ideas besides Commanders? TIA! :cheers:...
| Movie/TV Board|| Another Earth - LSU lilly on 1/2/12 at 1:17 am|
Just Redboxed this movie and it was totally amazing. Different plot from anything I've ever seen, and very cool camera angles. I think it's on Netflix, as well.
Does anyone know any movies similar to this? TIA! :cheers:...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| SOLD - LSU lilly on 9/29/11 at 4:42 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Creative Events for a Class - LSU lilly on 9/15/11 at 11:29 am|
So I need to plan some small, fun events for a class of about 80 22-25-year-olds.
Examples include theme-days, parties, kegs-and-kickball.
Any ideas would be super appreciated! :cheers: :nana:
Oh, and alcohol is allowed. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Mellow Trivia Roll Call - LSU lilly on 9/13/11 at 3:42 pm|
Movie Trivia tonight at Mellow. 8:00PM. $5 buy in. Beer and food specials.
Please tell me some of ya'll are going. :cheers:...
| Food and Drink Board|| Baton Rouge Mexican Restaurants - LSU lilly on 8/8/11 at 11:35 am|
Taking a northerner out for Mexican in Baton Rouge. Not sure why, but she requested it.
Any good places other than Serranos and La Caretta? Maybe something I've never heard of?
| O-T Lounge|| Woman fends off bear by punching it in the head - LSU lilly on 8/2/11 at 2:46 pm|
I thought this was very cool, and she's pretty!
[quote]Former U.S. ski team member Ani Haas, however, was minding her own business on Friday when she was attacked by a female black bear w...
| Food and Drink Board|| Baton Rouge Sushi Restaurants - LSU lilly on 7/22/11 at 11:31 am|
So I've developed a severe need for sushi just about every other day, and would like to broaden my horizon.
Any BR sushi restaurant recommendations? Aside from Tsunami, Hello Sushi and Great Wall.
TIA! :cheers: :cheers:...
| Food and Drink Board|| Where to fill kegs? - LSU lilly on 7/13/11 at 12:11 pm|
I need to fill two kegs for a birthday party.
Not really sure where to go, who has the best prices, what not.
Any suggestions? Thank you! :cheers:...
| Help Board|| Avatar question - LSU lilly on 7/11/11 at 11:17 am|
So the website I got my previous avatar from was shut down, and I can't find the picture.
Is there a TD-avatar-storing-thing I don't know about?
Dumb question, but I'm desperate for my pretty pearls back! :wah: :banghead:...
| Food and Drink Board|| Low-fat Appetizers Needed - LSU lilly on 7/7/11 at 12:20 pm|
So I'm having a get-together next week, and I'm only supposed to have low-fat appetizers with wine.
I've chosen Chardonnay, because it's what everyone enjoys.
Any recommendations for some appetizers/finger foods to munch on? Thank you so much! :cheers:...
| O-T Lounge|| Birthday Party Recommendations - LSU lilly on 6/28/11 at 2:00 pm|
So the SO has allowed me to throw a birthday party for him. I want it to be a little different, so I've decided to do it during the day, so people can go out that night.
I'd love some ideas as to how to entertain 40 24-year-old men and their girlfriends.
I'll be getting kegs, Princess Punch, ...
| Movie/TV Board|| The Tournament - LSU lilly on 6/28/11 at 9:04 am|
After falling in love with the Hunger Games books, I decided to give this movie a try.
It was absolutely fantastic. Super bloody, but very suspenseful and exciting. Revolved around a death-game competition taking place in England, with the world's most dangerous assassins.
Anyone seen this a...
| O-T Lounge|| Book Series Recommendations? - LSU lilly on 6/16/11 at 11:53 am|
Desperately in need of a new book series to read this summer.
I just finished The Hunger Games, and absolutely LOVED them. Thanks to whoever recommended them. :cheers:
Any other book series kind of like this? Or just any good recommendations?
TIA!! :cheers: ...
| Food and Drink Board|| How to make "Party Punch" - LSU lilly on 6/3/11 at 2:14 pm|
So I need a recipe for "party punch." I'm referring to that red stuff that's always in random trash cans at house parties. It usually has vodka and fruit punch, but I don't know the exact ingredients. I can't find anything legit on google, either.
Any ideas? TIA! :cheers: :cheers:
Also, when ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Healthy Alternatives to Going Out to Eat - LSU lilly on 5/30/11 at 12:47 pm|
Trying to change my terrible eating habits, consisting of Izzos and Pluckers every other day.
Any way to easily transition? :lol:
I'm looking for simple, semi-healthy recipes and food choices. TIA! :cheers:...
| O-T Lounge|| Lingerie Party Ideas - LSU lilly on 5/20/11 at 1:49 pm|
So I'm throwing my friend a lingerie party and I need some fun/sassy ideas.
What kinds of gifts to give the girls, games to play, food to eat.
Any thoughts? TIA! :cheers:...
| O-T Lounge|| HIST 2055 with Cooper - LSU lilly on 5/10/11 at 8:52 pm|
Anyone take this class and still have the notes?
Better yet, anyone currently in this class?
| O-T Lounge|| Taylor Lautner twin - LSU lilly on 2/9/11 at 4:24 pm|
Identical, and hilarious. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Sides for Chicken Parmesan/Pasta - LSU lilly on 1/4/11 at 4:56 pm|
So I'm cooking chicken parmesan tomorrow night. I've decided to do artichoke balls as an appetizer with a salad.
Any ideas for sides? TIA. :cheers:...
| O-T Lounge|| Lacoste with new "Chic" Polos - LSU lilly on 1/3/11 at 10:33 am|
[quote]"Unconventional Chic" stars models including Liya Kebede and Anja Rubik, wearing the brand's signature white polo shirts over formal dresses and evening wear[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| Potential Cure for HIV - LSU lilly on 12/14/10 at 3:45 pm|
[quote]The medical journal, Blood, published by the American Society of Hematology, just released the results of a German study indicating that stem cell transplantation could cu...
| O-T Lounge|| GEOG 2050 with Namikas - LSU lilly on 12/13/10 at 10:00 am|
Anyone taken this before?
| O-T Lounge|| RIP Rudolph - LSU lilly on 12/7/10 at 8:08 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| LSU Student Arrested For Selling Fake IDs - LSU lilly on 12/3/10 at 5:35 pm|
Apparently, it's all over the news in Houston.