A couple of weeks ago, a friend sent me a 2020 article, “Embrace Winter Like a Norwegian this Year by Practicing 'Friluftsliv’.” According to the write up, friluftsliv translates…
Author: Melanie Warner Spencer
Design, entertaining and good living with New Orleans Bride and Homes & Lifestyles editor Melanie Warner Spencer
Melanie Warner Spencer is editor of New Orleans Homes and New Orleans Bride and managing editor of Louisiana Life and Acadiana Profile. For more than 20 years, she has covered news, lifestyle, design and entertainment at various publications, including as the design columnist at The Austin American-Statesman, a senior staff reporter at The Houston Chronicle and as the editor-in-chief of Modern Luxury Houston Brides magazine. Her work also has appeared in The Chicago Tribune, The Huffington Post and Reuters in the United States and across the globe. Melanie is also an award-winning fine art and editorial photographer. She has been honored by the Texas Press Association for her editorial photography, by the Press Club of New Orleans for writing and editing and by the International and Regional Magazine Association for writing, editing and photography. Melanie is past-president of the Press Club of New Orleans and a current board member. When not making magazines, Melanie enjoys cooking, trying out new restaurants and taking road trips. You can reach Melanie at (504) 830-7259 or firstname.lastname@example.org and follow her on Instagram at @MelanieWarnerSpencer.