Dadlak's PhotoBlog

Weather and laziness prevented me from taking more photos than these few at a minor league baseball game at Zephyr Field in suburban New Orleans.

On a hot April afternoon we went to the Baton Rouge Blues Festival downtown. Good music, but we got overheated after a winter spent mostly indoors.

It's been a struggle, but here are a few pictures from the Houston Astros vs Florida Marlins baseball game at Minute Maid Park in Houston.

These photos were taken at an outdoor concert by the New Orleans-based group The Radiators at Earth Day in Baton Rouge.

Rock and roll star from the ‘60s Johnny Rivers still looks and plays great in a benefit concert in Baton Rouge at the high school he attended in the ’50s.

We went to Ringling Brothers/Barnum and Bailey Circus at Madison Square Garden in New York City on Easter Sunday.

As a 40-year fan of the team, Bright House Field in Clearwater, spring home of the Philadelphia Phillies, was Phillie Heaven to me.

Here are some pics from Galveston beach and from Bolivar Island, which we passed through on the way home to Louisiana. We rode the free ferry to get from…

My wife and I took an R&R day in Galveston, Texas. Here are a few shots from the beach at Jamaica Beach, TX, a few miles south of town.

Here are some photos from the Southdowns Mardi Gras parade in Baton Rouge, LA. This is a neighborhood parade. It was c-c-o-l-l-d-d the night of February 12.

We ate lunch at Middendorf's, a seafood restaurant on the shore of Lake Maurepas in south Louisiana.

We went down to the LSU lakes to see the Spanish Town Mardi Gras pink flamingos. Soon these wooden birds will be decorating dorm rooms and apartments on the LSU…

Just one pic from New Year's Day - we settled into watch LSU and Penn State play in the Capitol One Bowl.

We spent the early hours flying home from Philadelphia and the late hours at a New Year's Eve party in Breaux Bridge, LA.

The day started just after midnight with Karaoke at Joshua Tree. The next morning we walked four blocks in bitter cold to breakfast.

On Saturday we took the train to New York to visit our granddaughters. We met the family for dinner at Enzo's Pizzeria in Brooklyn.