February 2014

In This Issue

Fork Tender

Executive Chef Michael Sichel of Galatoire’s 33 Bar & Steak shares the recipe for Prime 33 T-bone Bonne Femme.

Vintage Wedding: Jean Gladys McKenzie

June 24, 1944 – Sydney, Australia

A Cause to Cha-Cha

Bridge House/Grace House danced for funds.

Ponying Up

The “Harvest Cup Polo Classic” celebrated 17 years.

Gathering On the Avenue

The Jewish Community Center celebrated its 65 years.

Shop Talk: Peggy Roth

The owner of Banbury Cross talks about how her store came to be and why she loves her job.

On the Cover

Lexi Wangler

The LA-SPCA presented its annual “Howling Success.”

Artfully Entertaining

Poydras Home’s 19th annual “Home Art Show and Patron Party.”

Our 2014 Couture Wedding Guide

The To Dos Before the I Dos

Performance Calendar

Mixing It Up

This year’s “Cocktails for KID smART” honored Adrian Deckbar.

Lexi Wangler

The 2013 “O What A Night” honored George Rodrigue.

Being Bonnie and Clyde

The LMF celebrated “An Arresting Experience.”


Cruising in Costume

Alternatives Living, Inc., dressed up to raise funds.

Shop Talk: Larry Conner

The general manager of Stone Creek Club and Spa talks about what makes the spot so popular.

Cruisin’ The Crescent

Young Bloods: RUBARB

Space Travelers

A fun and inexpensive way to entertain the kids

A Note from Bev

It’s a Love Fest

Spice Up Your Spring

Local restaurants introduce new menus, cocktails, and specials.

Local Wedding: Edwards – Pierson

Local Standards

Community cornerstone restaurants

What’s Hot for Valentine’s Day

Viva the Volunteers

St. Elizabeth’s Guild honored its 10 volunteer activists of 2013.

Student Activist of the Month: David Trepagnier

Brother Martin High School

Find Your Red Lip

Simplifying the best – and often most complicated – lip color

Going Gaga for Gondolas

The rise and fall of the MART

Bridal Resource Directory