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MENtionable – Mike Cooper

MENtionable – Mike Cooper

Deep Roots. Familiar Routes. A young boy bikes through streets heavily lined with pine trees and dotted with houses. As he pedals from his Tyler Street home to his grandparents’ door near St. Paul’s, little does he know that 50...
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...
Coping With Suicide Survivor’s Grief

Coping With Suicide Survivor’s Grief

The statistics are staggering. 122 people die by suicide each day in the United States, or just over 44,530 each year. On average, anywhere from 8 to 10 people are affected by each suicide, and we call them survivors. That’s...
Enterprising Woman Liza Ledet, DVM – August 2019

Enterprising Woman Liza Ledet, DVM – August 2019

“Operating at the Next Level” “He’s been with me through everything. I adopted him during my first semester of vet school. We made it through four years at LSU School of Veterinary Medicine, several moves, the beginning and end of relationships,...
The Magical World of Northshore Humane Society

The Magical World of Northshore Humane Society

Magic. That is the only word that can accurately describe the work of Northshore Humane Society (NHS). When an animal that has never lived outside of a shelter is finally connected with a loving family waiting with open arms and...
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...
In the Clouds – Streamlined Style

In the Clouds – Streamlined Style

“Every morning I wake up and open the drapes, and I’m just so grateful for this incredible life.” This statement wraps up homeowner Jennifer Pacione’s outlook on her life, her work—and especially the home she shares with her nine-year-old daughter...
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...