Nancy Parker: A New Orleans Jewel

Nancy Parker: A New Orleans Jewel

On August 16, the City of New Orleans lost a beloved and integral part of her community. Television newswoman Nancy Parker died when the stunt plane she was reporting from crashed near Lakefront Airport. Nancy was a storyteller, a wife,...
September Recipe – Gameday Meatball Sliders

September Recipe – Gameday Meatball Sliders

    Gameday Meatball Sliders Ingredients: Directions: 1. Put ground chuck in medium bowl and sprinkle well with salt and pepper. Add eggs, bread crumbs, Parmesan cheese, garlic and parsley and mix lightly until combined. Shape mixture into 12 two-inch...
Who Dat Say Dey Gonna’ Drink Dat Drink?

Who Dat Say Dey Gonna’ Drink Dat Drink?

And just like that, another football season is upon us. Get yourself ready for the big win with these no nonsense Who Dat concoctions! Snuggle up to the bigscreen and get ready for the big screams as you make the most of...
Protecting Your Pets from Poisonous Plants

Protecting Your Pets from Poisonous Plants

Pet owners can become concerned if their furbaby has injested a houseplant and questions “Is it poisonous?” Household plants can definitely liven up a home, but unfortunately some species are dangerous for your pets and could even prove to be...
2019 PET Contest Winners!

2019 PET Contest Winners!

We asked our readers to submit entries for our annual contest and the response was overwhelming!  Our Facebook fans voted for each of their favorites in four categories. Thanks to our generous sponsors­—Mandeville Animal Hospital, VetNaturally, Crosspoint Veterinary Hospital and Veterinary...
Will Crain: Experience Matters

Will Crain: Experience Matters

“A Lifetime of Preparation” Will Crain always wanted to practice law, a passion that was no doubt fueled in part when, at age six, he watched his father sworn in as the second-youngest judge in Louisiana history. Those are large...
August Recipe – Refreshing Summer Pasta Salad

August Recipe – Refreshing Summer Pasta Salad

    Refreshing Summer Pasta Salad Ingredients: Directions: 1. Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil. Add pasta and cook until ‘al dente,’ about 10 minutes; add broccoli florets to the pasta after 7 minutes.  2. Drain the pasta...
Cocktails! Four for the Fourth

Cocktails! Four for the Fourth

Celebrate the 4th of July all summer long with these patriotic potions that will keep you cool by the pool. These icy and spicy favorites will turn any backyard get-together or barbecue into a full-on party!
Cuisine & Cocktails – Lorie’s Tasty Barbecue Beans

Cuisine & Cocktails – Lorie’s Tasty Barbecue Beans

    Lorie’s Tasty Barbecue Beans Ingredients: Directions: 1.Heat oil on medium heat in skillet. Sautée onions, minced garlic and parsley. Season to taste with salt, pepper, garlic powder and onion powder.   2. Add ground meat to the skillet with the seasonings...
The Art of Fashion: It’s All in the Details

The Art of Fashion: It’s All in the Details

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