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Sophisticated Social – September

Sophisticated Social – September

The beautiful, historic Mackie House was the scene of a recent White Party sponsored by Art + Design and hosted by Jennifer Rice & Team. The Mackie House was once owned by Covington’s founder, John Wharton Collins, and was the...
Carpe Denim

Carpe Denim

We owe homage to Jacob W. Davis, as it was Jacob, in partnership with Levi Strauss & Co., who invented blue jeans in 1871. Never has a textile or design stood the test of time like the denim blue jean....
Minding Your Business by Being Nosy

Minding Your Business by Being Nosy

THERE ARE WHOLE INDUSTRIES built around marketing research—finding out what makes the consumer tick, what motivates people to buy, emerging trends in consumer behavior. Certainly you can spend big bucks to learn definitively what people think. And while this type...
Sugar Overload

Sugar Overload

DO YOU KNOW that a child consumes, on average, 32 teaspoons of sugar per day? It’s no surprise that our children can’t seem to keep their hands off something that’s sugary sweet. From vending machines in schools, to the cupboards...
Simple Tricks to Add more Veggies to your Diet

Simple Tricks to Add more Veggies to your Diet

No making faces. I know what you’re thinking—yuck, more veggies. Today, most Americans shy away from filling one half or more of their plate with vegetables. Yet, these magnificent marvels should be the high point of your meals. They require...
A Message from our Parish President

A Message from our Parish President

Repetitive Resilience  As we look back on a second severe weather event in less than six months that left areas of St. Tammany, flooded — some that flooded in the March event — we are once again made aware that...