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Divas Drink Scotch

Divas Drink Scotch

Joanne Gallinghouse’s Favorite libation was scotch. To celebrate her, we’ve come up with some smokin’, dazzling, marvelous and sophisticated whiskey drink potions…perfect for any diva!
An Exercise in Semantics

An Exercise in Semantics

Joanne Gallinghouse loved the English language. Not only was she mindful of the words she chose to communicate her ideas, but she was a stickler for grammar. When we received an updated edition of the AP Stylebook, Joanne showed it...
Gian Durand – Living Life On My Own Terms

Gian Durand – Living Life On My Own Terms

Four years ago, Gian Durand seemed to have it all. A successful entrepreneur, she had built a diverse businesses portfolio since receiving her JD from Loyola College of Law in 2004. Beginning with Loving Hearts of Louisiana, a behavioral health...
Jamaica: Gateway to Flavor

Jamaica: Gateway to Flavor

The airplane dipped lower and lower, almost clipping the coconut palm, palmetto and ficus trees, then bounced to a landing. The hand-painted welcome sign across the prefab building, the terminal at the Montego Bay Airport, proclaimed it the “The Gateway...
Plan, Budget for Entrepreneurial Success

Plan, Budget for Entrepreneurial Success

Venturing out into the business world on your own can be incredibly scary but also liberating and exciting. Starting your own business gives your purpose a platform and an opportunity to leave your mark on the world. There are some...
By the Numbers: 4th of July Facts

By the Numbers: 4th of July Facts

Think you know all there is to know about the Declaration of Independence? Here are seven facts you may not have known about the historic document. 1. It Wasn’t Signed on July 4 Only two men signed the Declaration of...
Summer Lovin’

Summer Lovin’

In the sweet, soothing days of summer, people give themselves to something that gets lost 75 percent of the time during the rest of the year. In summer, individuals, couples and families make the time to connect through laughter, tugs...
Surviving the Summer Heat

Surviving the Summer Heat

“In the good old summertime; In the good old summertime; Strolling through a shady lane; With your baby mine…”    That song may describe a couple taking a walk in the mountains, but those lyrics certainly do not describe anyone...
Our Fashion Picks: Star-Spangled Fashion

Our Fashion Picks: Star-Spangled Fashion

Red, White and YOU! Go forth on the Fourth with style and confidence! There are so many fun, cute and casual choices in the realm of red, white and blue. Gone are the days of wearing a flag t-shirt to...
Let’s Talk Dairy

Let’s Talk Dairy

We all grew up sporting a white milk mustache and thought we were all serving our bodies well. We even tell our children to drink their milk so that they will be big and strong when they grow up. And...
June 2018 Enterprising Man – Dr. Farhad Aduli

June 2018 Enterprising Man – Dr. Farhad Aduli

A Change of Heart Dr. Farhad Aduli is not an impulsive man. Throughout his life, he has probably made one impulsive decision—and it was a decision that would change the course of his life. Aduli was close to completing the...