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May 2019 Enterprising Woman Taylor Alfonso

May 2019 Enterprising Woman Taylor Alfonso

The Apple Doesn’t Fall Far From The Tree. Now, Taylor Alfonso sits in the chic surroundings of her Stella and Grace Boutique recounting her journey so far. She points through the Robert Street display window, “I grew up right there...
It’s All About Mom

It’s All About Mom

Mother–it’s a word that has many meanings. Caretaker, provider, nurse, personal chef, chauffeur, teacher, comforter…the list goes on. The role of being a mother is not always an easy one, but it’s always one to cherish.   In this month’s...
Rhizomes and Tubers and Bulbs – Oh My!

Rhizomes and Tubers and Bulbs – Oh My!

Many gardeners enjoy planting a variety of rhizomes, tubers and bulbs throughout the year. Collectively all of these plants are considered “bulbous.” Spring and summer bulbous ornamental plants are very popular in the South and are among the easiest flowers...
Hats Off 2019!

Hats Off 2019!

A parade of empowered women smartly outfitted from head to toe, inspiring speakers with moving stories, and a bounty of bid-worthy auction items benefitting a supportive sisterhood all united at Sophisticated Woman’s Hats Off Luncheon, held on April 5 at...
Fashion – Fly Me Away

Fashion – Fly Me Away

Mia: White Eyelet Dress – $135 – Cameo Boutique, Mirrored Sunglasses – $15 –Saving Grace Boutique, Heart Earrings – $25 – Au Darling, Straw Hat – $28 – Columbia Street Mercantile Katelyn: Floral Tie-Front Dress – $52, Wide-Brim Straw Hat – $28 – Saving Grace Boutique, Clear Sunglasses – $15 – Au...
Mandeville Sets Sail for the Future

Mandeville Sets Sail for the Future

The City of Mandeville is proud to announce that the Port Marigny Project has been settled and the City is looking forward to a beautiful development enhancing our lakefront landscape.   The Port Marigny permit was originally filed in our...
Peaceful Sanctuary. Personal Style.

Peaceful Sanctuary. Personal Style.

It is often said that our homes should be our sanctuaries, and for Covington designer Patti Brondum and her husband Doug, it could not be more true. On a tree-shaded area of land on the north side of town, they...
Northshore Human Society GiveNOLA Day

Northshore Human Society GiveNOLA Day

On Tuesday, May 7, Northshore Humane Society will participate in another GiveNOLA Day, a day that has raised over $250,000 for the no-kill, non-profit animal rescue and community veterinary clinic. Hosted by the Greater New Orleans Foundation, GiveNOLA Day is...
Foodies and Friends – My Mother

Foodies and Friends – My Mother

She shows up in my mind unannounced, especially in May, the month for mothers. With her hand on her hip and head cocked in a question mark with its slight tilt and hair piled high, her soft smile betrays the...
Marvelous Mixers for Moms

Marvelous Mixers for Moms

Every Mom deserves to be pampered on her special day! To all you mothers out there, take a break and enjoy these special cocktails as you reflect and relax on all of the wonderful things that you do for so many.
Recognizing the Best of the Best

Recognizing the Best of the Best

Now in its 14th year, The Northshore’s Best is bigger and better than ever. Every year readers look to the collective opinion of their community to see which businesses, services, health professionals, restaurants, shops and entertainment establishments are chosen as the...
JOLI Medispa: Look and Feel Amazing

JOLI Medispa: Look and Feel Amazing

THE TEAM AT JOLI Medispa is honored to be voted Northshore’s Best and we take pride in providing an amazing experience for each of you. We value our clients and offer a wide variety of spa services, where beauty, knowledge...