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June 2018 Enterprising Man – Dr. Farhad Aduli

June 2018 Enterprising Man – Dr. Farhad Aduli

A Change of Heart Dr. Farhad Aduli is not an impulsive man. Throughout his life, he has probably made one impulsive decision—and it was a decision that would change the course of his life. Aduli was close to completing the...
Opulent Comfort with an Artistic Flair

Opulent Comfort with an Artistic Flair

It’s a small world full of people and connections, and a vast one filled with choices and materials and art. Where the small and the vast intersect, significant things develop with nuance and panache, as in the home of Susan...
Foodies & Friends – Boy Meets Grill

Foodies & Friends – Boy Meets Grill

Well, the upside was I didn’t have to call the fire department.   Grilling is the caveman of cooking. I believe a pyromania gene is embedded in the DNA of most boys. The love affair of boy meets grill as...
Are Almonds the  New Cow?

Are Almonds the New Cow?

Consumers are flocking to nondairy milk products in lieu of traditional cow’s milk. Dairy products have been shown to contain large amounts of estrogen and progesterone complicated by the fact that many modern cows have been genetically altered to produce...
Super Plants to the Rescue

Super Plants to the Rescue

Walking through a nursery or garden store becomes overwhelming very quickly. How do you know types of plants to choose? Which will best withstand Louisiana’s heat and humidity?  If you’re not sure where to start, pick a Louisiana Super Plant....
Southern Men Drink Real Cocktails

Southern Men Drink Real Cocktails

Whiskey and Gin and other libations can take on a flavorful mix with these savory concoctions. They’re not just for pouring over ice!   Make Father’s Day (and every day) enjoyable with these manly mixers.