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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...
Cards & Chocolates & Flowers…Oh My!

Cards & Chocolates & Flowers…Oh My!

About 55% of Americans celebrated Valentine’s Day last year and spent over $19.6 billion. This trend is likely to show an upward swing in 2020.Here are some fun facts about the day that was traditionally dedicated to lovers but has...
Know Your Gardening Seasons

Know Your Gardening Seasons

Gardening seasons in Southeast Louisiana are not neatly defined on the calendar as in other parts of the country. Our four seasons are known as first-warm, hot, second-warm, and cool, overlapped by transitional periods. Be mindful that the transitional months...
Flowers and Chocolates…Romantic Cocktails

Flowers and Chocolates…Romantic Cocktails

Valentine’s day is all about romance! Flowers and chocolates are traditions when it comes to Valentine’s Day and our cocktail recipes showcase these lovely ingredients. They are sure to make your heart flutter on one of the sweetest days ever!...
Strawberry Rhubarb Delight

Strawberry Rhubarb Delight

    Strawberry Rhubarb Delight Ingredients: Filling: Directions: 1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. 2. For the filling: In a large bowl, stir together the sugar, brown sugar, all-purpose flour and vanilla. Add strawberries, rhubarb and raspberries. Toss gently to coat. 3. For...
Tyra Brown McGary –  Enterprising Woman January 2020

Tyra Brown McGary – Enterprising Woman January 2020

Becoming the Star of Her Own Story It is a place where the lines of countless playwrights baring their souls have been performed and songwriters’ music of the heart has been laid at the audience’s feet. Amidst its lights, stages...
January Fashion: Shape It Up. Mix It Up.

January Fashion: Shape It Up. Mix It Up.

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January and February Are Ideal For Roses

January and February Are Ideal For Roses

The beauty of roses has captivated people almost as long as they have walked the Earth. While there are several species of the genus Rosa, it is believed that the earliest known cultivation of roses began in China some 5,000...