July Fashion: Summer  Style

July Fashion: Summer Style

Featured Photo Above: Renee | White smocked-waist top – $32; Slate blue swiss dot skirt – $34, Jenlyn’s Boutique. Chambray headband – $18; Silver cuff bracelet – $24, Columbia Street Mercantile. Double-hoop gray earrings – $24; Stella & Grace Boutique. Side-lace taupe booties – $129.99; Joe’s Family Shoe Store. Patricia...
Shrimp & Cherry Tomato Pesto Pasta

Shrimp & Cherry Tomato Pesto Pasta

Basil Pesto Ingredients: 2 cups of packed basil leaves 2 garlic cloves, chopped into quarters 1/2 cup of olive oil 1/4 cup of pine nuts 1/2 cup of grated Pecorino Romano cheese Course sea salt & fresh ground pepper Sautéed Shrimp...
Liberty and Libations For All

Liberty and Libations For All

BOOM BOOM POW! Our cocktails are boom boom wow! Celebrate the summer with these patriotic pleasers that will keep you cool by the pool and add a spark to any celebration!
Beef Tagliata With Arugula

Beef Tagliata With Arugula

Ingredients: 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 2 tablespoons chopped fresh rosemary 1-1/2 pounds beef tenderloin 2 tablespoons ground black pepper 1 tablespoon coarse kosher salt 1 tablespoon canola oil 2 cups arugula 6-8 cherry tomatoes,...

Manly Cocktails for Dad

DELICIOUS DRINKS FOR daring dads are what’s on tap for Father’s Day this June. From fresh and spicy to dangerously dark, these perfect pleasures are sure to be man-pleasers! 
Breakfast Pizza for Mom

Breakfast Pizza for Mom

Breakfast Pizza for Mom Surprise Mom on her special day and let the kids help make this fun and yummy breakfast pizza that the whole family will love! Ingredients: Directions: 1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees. 2. Brush pizza crust with...
Chicken Veggie Stir Fry

Chicken Veggie Stir Fry

    Chicken Veggie Stir Fry Ingredients: Directions: 1. Make stir fry sauce: In a medium-sized bowl, whisk together corn starch and water. Add remaining ingredients and whisk to combine. Set aside. 2. Add one tablespoon of olive oil to a...
“Hats Off” to Token of Love!

“Hats Off” to Token of Love!

Melissa Cavalier is the Executive Director for Token of Love Foundation, a Covington based nonprofit that helps women who have come from situations of abuse, addiction and human sex trafficking.  Melissa is a New Orleans native and a graduate of...
Hearty Irish Boxty

Hearty Irish Boxty

    Hearty Irish Boxty Pancakes: Directions: 1.Bring the potatoes to a boil in salted water over medium-high heat. Reduce the heat to low and simmer for 10 minutes until tender. Drain the potatoes and transfer to a large bowl....
Pat Brister: A Legacy of Distinguished Leadership

Pat Brister: A Legacy of Distinguished Leadership

Pat Brister has been lauded as a graceful, compassionate, extraordinary woman with vision, drive, tenacity, and follow-through. A mentor, a trailblazer, an exceptional example of leadership. Here in St. Tammany where her heart and soul were anchored — we knew...
Roses are Red…and Yellow and Pink

Roses are Red…and Yellow and Pink

So many roses and so many colors! Have you ever wondered about the meaning and significance of roses? Here’s some fun insight into their colorful meanings. Red Red roses are the traditional symbol for love and romance, and will always be the...