So you are shipping some Tony Chachere's to you spice impaired friends up north this Christmas. If they want to use it for their Christmas feast you need to ship it today.

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If you want to use standard post to ship your Christmas package ... today is the last day to get it to the post office and have it delivered before Christmas. According to WWL today is the post offices busiest day. They expect to process around 354,000 packages statewide today. The post office points out that you can avoid the lines by scheduling a free package pick up on their website.