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July 2019 Enterprising Woman: Ashlie Piediscalzo

July 2019 Enterprising Woman: Ashlie Piediscalzo

Her eyes light up as she watches her youngest son Jonah make his way through the welcoming boutique. He’s not yet two, so he totters and wobbles, sometimes making no forward progress at all. But she laughs and reaches out,...
Cocktails! Four for the Fourth

Cocktails! Four for the Fourth

Celebrate the 4th of July all summer long with these patriotic potions that will keep you cool by the pool. These icy and spicy favorites will turn any backyard get-together or barbecue into a full-on party!
Cuisine & Cocktails – Lorie’s Tasty Barbecue Beans

Cuisine & Cocktails – Lorie’s Tasty Barbecue Beans

    Lorie’s Tasty Barbecue Beans Ingredients: Directions: 1.Heat oil on medium heat in skillet. Sautée onions, minced garlic and parsley. Season to taste with salt, pepper, garlic powder and onion powder.   2. Add ground meat to the skillet with the seasonings...
MENtionable – Reid Falconer

MENtionable – Reid Falconer

A Legacy of Service and Commitment “I have a relationship with that building in Baton Rouge,” says Reid Falconer of the State Capitol. “I grew up close by and thought it was so impressive, it inspired me to become an...
The Art of Fashion: It’s All in the Details

The Art of Fashion: It’s All in the Details

  Boutique Contact Information: Au Darling  985-624-4477 Columbia Street Mercantile  985-809-1690 Holly J Boutique  504-913-4536 Mallie Boutique  985-400-5220 Poppy Ann’s Boutique  985-517-6608 Saving Grace Boutique  985-265-4129 Stella & Grace Boutique  985-265-4412
Matthew Montero: The Art of the Icon

Matthew Montero: The Art of the Icon

They are defining figures in culture, art, music, design and sports. They are inspiring, mysterious, tragic and driven, often eccentric and sometimes tortured. They are icons. And one rising artist is embracing their stories, delving into their psyches and bringing...
The City of Slidell: Useful Resources and Summer Fun

The City of Slidell: Useful Resources and Summer Fun

Summer is officially here and so begins another hurricane season. I encourage everyone to start making preparations now. One of the most important things you can do is stay informed. As in years past, we will post all emergency information...
June 2019 Enterprising Man: Larry Breazeale

June 2019 Enterprising Man: Larry Breazeale

Making Men Through Mentorship Today, Larry Breazeale has a prospering business, a happy family and a vision for the future, but that wasn’t always the case. As a boy growing up in Abita Springs, his life experience taught him that...
A Mancave To Crave

A Mancave To Crave

Every man deserves a space that they can call their own.  Whether he prefers to play arm-chair quarterback in solitude or have the gang over to shoot pool and share a brew, there are certain features his den needs to...
Fashion – Come Sail Away

Fashion – Come Sail Away

Summer is here and so are hot fashions – for men and women! Look cool and stay cool with these fabulous summer finds featuring tropical prints, bright whites and flowing fabrics.   Boutique Contact Information: Au Darling  985-624-4477 Bra Genie...
Festivities for the Aficionado

Festivities for the Aficionado

If the men in your life are looking for a unique experience this year, there’s a hot, new trend to consider. Possibly inspired by the likes of Downton Abbey or maybe an answer to ‘Girls’ Night Out,’ gents are gathering...
Cuisine & Cocktails – Buddy Dantin’s Étouffée  Recipe

Cuisine & Cocktails – Buddy Dantin’s Étouffée Recipe

    Buddy Dantin’s Étouffée Recipe Ingredients: Directions: 1. Generously coat the crawfish or shrimp with the seafood seasoning and place covered in the refrigerator.   2. Melt butter in a cast iron pot and sauté the onions, bell peppers, green onion...