July 2013

In This Issue

Taking the Party With You

A “girls only” dinner party in Highlands, N.C.

NCJW’s Annual Fundraiser Brings “Hawaiian Paradise” to New Orleans

Finding the Right Brush for Your Hair

Bridge House/Grace House’s “Cochon Cotillion XVII” Calls for Costumes

Project Lazarus Honors Its “Guardian Angels”

July Schooldays

Lighthouse Louisiana Holds Its Annual Fundraiser at Arnaud’s

Student Activist of the Month: Evelyn Frances Brooks

Academy of the Sacred Heart

Summer Style

A Note from Bev

Young Audiences of Louisiana presents “Dancing for the Arts”

Raintree Children and Family Services “Paint the Town Green”

UNCF, Liberty Bank, Trust Co. Have a “Ball in the City”

The Men and Women of Fashion Honor 20 “Best Dressed” Honorees

Ameca Reali and Adrienne K. Wheeler

Founders, Justice and Accountability Center of Louisiana

Q&A with Mary Coxe

Director, Martin Lawrence Galleries

On The Cover

Summer Gallery Guide

From slow strolls to exciting auctions, find a way to enjoy the visual arts this summer.

East Jefferson General Hospital Auxiliary Fêtes Eight Activists

Cruisin’ the Crescent

Local Wedding: Grady – Adams

Fundraising for Our Future

City Year New Orleans Holds Its Annual “School House Rock”

Q&A with Bee Fitzpatrick & Dabney Jacob

Co-owners, Orient Expressed

Occupying Summer

New Orleans kids kept cool and occupied during the 1930s.

Fresh Eats for the Seafood Lover

Beat the Heat

Sweetly Strawberry Recipe

Chef Joey Wells of Roux on Orleans cools us down with his Atole de Fresa.

July Snapshots

Taking it Easy in the Big Easy

Pamper yourself this summer

Home Summer Spotlight

Local experts weigh in on the latest and greatest in interior design trends.