Darlene R. Businelle's Blog – February 2013 Archive (3)

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Added by Darlene R. Businelle on February 17, 2013 at 1:57pm — 1 Comment

Cajun Coon ass

From a very small child I heard my mother tell different people "Yea we are Cajun Coon Asses, and then she would laugh". Today looking up when and why we were called Coon Asses was a a bit of a surpise to me. Below is what I found.

The origin of the term is said to have come from the French word "conasse". During the Second World War, many Cajun men served in the armed forces. When in France, many of the French heard the Cajuns speaking in a French that was both very old and in a…


Added by Darlene R. Businelle on February 15, 2013 at 1:35am — No Comments


Just to let ya’ll know there is so much you can do for Cajun Swamp people or the Madri Gras  Dotee Doll it’s driving me mad…. Yes but I love it. For the Swamp people I’ve picked out and tried out at least 4 things sha. For the doll my biggest troubles is hair yea hair. Mae I don’t know what to do. I have dat other stuff ready and waiting to be put together but hair, mae no not none. My Queen, she would sure like some. God is good sha my friend Michael Ann will be here next week and this lady…


Added by Darlene R. Businelle on February 10, 2013 at 7:29pm — No Comments


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