Darlene R. Businelle's Blog – January 2013 Archive (6)

ATC Sugar Skulls

Added by Darlene R. Businelle on January 30, 2013 at 3:34pm — 1 Comment


This is my first Steam Punk Valintine. I is great!!Thank you Jennifer Kelecseny

Added by Darlene R. Businelle on January 30, 2013 at 3:31pm — No Comments


Since posting the swap my mind has worked over time to find something to do. Well last night my mind came up with many things so today going to give some of it a try. Wish me luck. Not having a craft store near (closes one 54 miles away) does not help but I’m going to use things in my home. My first project is something to do with food because we do most of our socializing with food. If you ever get invited to a Cajun person’s home for boiled crawfish, crabs, or shrimp run to the table. Now…


Added by Darlene R. Businelle on January 28, 2013 at 3:43pm — No Comments


It has rain here so much I just might need a boat to get out my house but it is OK cause I love my state of Louisiana. We have the best food in the world and New Orleans. Cannot get any better than that.…


Added by Darlene R. Businelle on January 11, 2013 at 1:41pm — No Comments

Cajun People

The Cajun Culture

“How we came to be Cajun.” It all started in the 1600s, France wanted to rid itself of a large population laborers and peasants. So our people fled to a New France, what is now called Nova Scotia and settle down with family and their religion, Catholic very devoted to the Blessed Mother. They believed in the power of prayer. This is how Acadia was formed. In this new community they grow larger and stronger.

When Britain took over in 1710 no true…


Added by Darlene R. Businelle on January 6, 2013 at 5:19pm — No Comments

Story and Painting

Never tried this blog, so here goes.

A few months ago I started painting the Cajun Bayou Belles. It took me over four  tries to get them like I wanted.  Actually it started out with just 4 but in my life from 5 years old until now there have been some really extra special girlfriends so narrowing it down to 4 was hard.  Now there is one more I need to add and getting her image together has been ruff on me.   As I said there will be a very short story for each painting. Maybe…


Added by Darlene R. Businelle on January 5, 2013 at 10:10pm — No Comments


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