All posts by Jill Willie

November 2016 Enterprising Woman

Standing the Test of Time Written by Jill Willie Photos by Steve Randon The value of furniture lies in its ability to stand the test of time. It needs to hold up to decades of wear and tear yet retain...
September 2016 – Jeanette Turk

September 2016 – Jeanette Turk

Personal Space INTERIOR DESIGNER JEANNETTE TURK has lived in numerous countries throughout the globe. Yet, no matter her address, the concept of “home” has continued to have a singular meaning. For Jeanette, home is a place of refuge. It’s more...
August 2016 – Jade Skluzacek

August 2016 – Jade Skluzacek

Jade Skluzacek Fashion Forward Imagine shopping with one of the most versatile professionals in the fashion industry, taking advice from someone who has styled models in New York, Paris and London and who has been trained to identify design trends...
July 2016 – Reba Weymouth, FNP-C

July 2016 – Reba Weymouth, FNP-C

Reba Weymouth A FEW YEARS AGO, Reba Weymouth was at a crossroads. Although she loved being a nurse practitioner, she wanted more for her patients than to treat their symptoms. And while she loved spending time with her husband, her...
June 2016 – Dr. Kevin Darr

June 2016 – Dr. Kevin Darr

Time Well Spent Every year, Dr. Kevin Darr, his wife, Mary, and their blended family of seven children take a trip to a national park or preserve. For a full week, they spend time with the people they love, enjoying...

May 2016—Leticia Rubio

Family Ties and Apron Strings For Leticia Rubio family is not something she relegates to personal time. In fact, family is front and center in her personal life as well. It is more than being in business with her brother;...

April 2016—Shawn Catalano

A Natural Balance IN ORDER FOR the Tchefuncte River to thrive, the natural balance within its delicate ecosystem needs to be restored. Just like this beloved river, achieving balance is something that Shawn Catalano, Executive Director of the Tchefuncte River...

March 2016—Sharon & Michelle Thibodeaux

Thibodeaux Dance Studios WITH A PROFESSIONAL DANCE resume that includes some of the hottest shows across the globe, it would seem that Michelle S. Thibodeaux was born to dance. Or, more accurately, Michelle was practically born dancing. Only months after...
February 2016—Stephanie Weeks and Brittany Welch

February 2016—Stephanie Weeks and Brittany Welch

Signs of Service SUMMIT FUNDING has experienced tremendous growth since entering the Northshore market in October 2013. Under the direction and management of mortgage veteran Stephanie Weeks, the privately owned residential mortgage company recently opened a second Louisiana location in...

January 2016—Nicole Reilly and Sandy Almerico

The Healing House: Care for the Most Important Loved One in Your Life NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS are proclaimed almost as soon as the bells chime at midnight. The desire to step away from the hectic pace of life and spend...

December 2015—Rebecca Bradford

THE WONDER of the Christmas season is most often reserved for children. It is something most of us outgrow as we get caught up in managing lists, coordinating holiday visits, decorating and wrapping. Every now and then you find a...

November 2015—Beverly Brown

ONE OF BEVERLY BROWN’S favorite places is City of Rocks State Park in New Mexico. An avid outdoorsperson and camping enthusiast, Beverly vividly remembers her delight when upon entering the park as a young girl, she read the signs that...