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July-August 2018

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In This Issue

BEST HOSPITALS

Sun Safety

Protect yourself from the hot Louisiana sun this summer

Summer Adventures

Traveling Around Louisiana

Pelican Briefs

Noteworthy news and happenings around the state

At the Root

Omari Ho-Sang is working to abolish crime and poverty in Shreveport and beyond

Woman's Work

Female chefs are running the kitchens and changing culinary culture in a host of Louisiana’s top restaurants

Direct Descendant

A Hammond house passes through four generations of one family and into a new era of design that incorporates its 119-year history

PHOTO CONTEST

Smooth sailing

Bayou Dreaming

Carol Hallock paints her impressions of Bayou Lacombe

Cool Eats

Quick summer meals that go well with your favorite chilled, adult beverages

Simply Elevated

Scott Gautreau focuses on elegant, home cooked classics at City Pork in Baton Rouge

State of Medicine

Tour de Force

New Orleans-based author, journalist and entertaining expert Julia Reed’s new book of essays invites readers along for an hilarious ride through the South

Over and Under

Overpass Merchant in Baton Rouge offers something for everyone with its global menu

FROM THE EDITOR

HAM AND A SLICE OF PIE

First Impressions

Leslie Graham and Ryan Howell master the art of letterpress in Alexandria

July / August Calendar

Festivals around the state

Gulf Coasting

Dreams of paradise realized on Emerald Coast in Destin

Kitchen Tales

True confessions of a food-obsessed writer

Seaside Summer

Grand Isle is an important part of the River Delta and dwindling Chenier Plain habitats, as well as a popular fishing and birding hub for both residents and visitors