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Home & Garden Come Together In Outdoor Living Spaces

Home & Garden Come Together In Outdoor Living Spaces

The idea of an outdoor living space has evolved from the humble patio of yesteryear—think simple concrete pads with aluminum camp chairs and ice chests surrounding a folding charcoal pit—to today’s elaborate and expansive areas that contain cooking, dining and...
Landscape Design & Your Personal Style

Landscape Design & Your Personal Style

Every great landscape, no matter how large or small, starts with a plan, an idea, a fusion between your personality and the style of your home. Whether your tastes are formal or naturalistic, utilize a straight-forward planning process to formulate...
Home Feature: A Constructive Labor Of Love

Home Feature: A Constructive Labor Of Love

When Chad and Shana Roig say they built their four-bedroom, three-bathroom house boasting 7,000 total square feet, they mean they built their new Del Oaks residence in Madisonville. From the pouring of the slab in March 2018 to their move-in...
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...
Devan Szczepanski, MD – Enterprising Woman March 2020

Devan Szczepanski, MD – Enterprising Woman March 2020

Just Say “Ahhh” The feeling one gets when arriving at Dr. Devan Szczepanski’s office is like coming home. From the outside, patients see an Acadian cottage—a nod to her Cajun heritage. Stepping inside reveals soothing, muted green walls dotted with...
“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...
Wild & Wonderous Adventures for Northshore Kids

Wild & Wonderous Adventures for Northshore Kids

Paddle Through the Marsh  Big Branch Marsh National Wildlife Refuge is 15,000 acres of pine flatwoods and coastal marsh. This diverse habitat is home to hundreds of bird species, including the bald eagles and the rare red-cockaded woodpecker. Three-hour guided...
Planting Prep For Spring

Planting Prep For Spring

Signs of spring surround us with the seasonal rise of horticultural excitement in the form of plant seminars, regional plant sales and tours that have been scheduled nearly every weekend until summer. The following are steps for preparing an area...
Spring Into March Fashion

Spring Into March Fashion

BOLD AND BRIGHT to cool and white, spring is in the air! Phenomenal florals and pops of color are must-haves for this spring’s fashionistas. Bright hues, tailored lines and perfect details set the tone for warmer temperatures and bluer skies. ...