The LESA Ladies come
The days of Indian Summer come in the fall of the year when the mornings
are cool and crisp. Few can resist the temptation to day dream of Christmas.
Sometimes, it's memories of Christmas past that fill our heads. Other times,
it's the anticipation of Christmas yet to come.
It was probably some of these dreams that brought the ladies of the Louisiana
Engineering Society Auxiliary to Shady Pond recently.
After enjoying Mimosas in the main
house to resurrect the feel of an Old
Louisiana Plantation, the tour began near
the pond with an overview of the Farm's
colorful history. The LESA ladies rode the hay wagon through the fields of
exotic Christmas trees. And then it was off to the Victorian Tea Room for a
The tour was attended by both the New Orleans and Baton Rouge chapters.