The Honey Island Swamp (French: Marais de l’Île-de-Miel) is a marshland located in the eastern portion of the U.S. state of Louisiana in St. Tammany Parish. Honey Island earned its name due to the abundance of honey bees once seen on a nearby isle. The swamp is bordered on the north by U.S. 11, on the south by Lake Borgne, on the east by the Pearl River and the west by the West Pearl River. The swamp is located within the Pearl River wildlife management area and managed by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries. It is one of the least-altered river swamps in the United States. Considered by many to be one of the most pristine swampland habitats in the United States, the Honey Island Swamp covers an area that is over 20 miles (30 km) long and nearly 7 miles (10 km) across, with 35,619 of its 70,000 acres (280 km²) government sanctioned as permanently protected wildlife area.
On this drone tour we will cover many of these famous homes including the Buckner House (site of American Horror Story: Coven), The Anne Rice House, Commanders Palace, and more! This neighborhood is one of the oldest neighborhoods in the United States. In today’s tour, you will learn about the history of the French Quarter, […]
Was up ya’ll Thank you for hanging with me on another Saturday while I dig through items at this New Jersey Flea Market. I flip items I buy, and I try my best not to pay over $20 for anything I don’t have a warranty for. I love what I do, and I invite you […]
This Old-Fashioned Rice Pudding can be made quick and easy. This is a stove-top version with just the right amount of sweetness. Only 1/2 cup of sugar is added and most of the sweetness comes from the milk cooking down. After stirring for 45-50 minutes add Vanilla Extract.