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Anne Prague-Gillett Monlezun

Dreaming that “Mardi Gras is for everyone,” Anne Prague-Gillett Monlezun organized the first Lake Charles Mardi Gras in 1980. A former Certified Dance Teacher with a passion for celebrations, Monlezun formed Mardi Gras Krewes and associations and founded the Mardi Gras Museum…

Stacey Frederick

Louisiana native Stacey Frederick is a natural leader and compassionate nurse. With over 27 years of nursing experience, she independently owns and operates Nursing Specialties Home Health and Hospice, serving Greater Acadiana from four locations: Lafayette, Eunice, Breaux Bridge and…

Melissa Maeker

Upon first visiting Acadiana in 2015, Melissa Maeker stopped at Social for a Bloody Mary and a pimento cheese sandwich. She immediately fell in love with Lafayette and quickly made it home. With Frenchies Modern Nail Care, Maeker provides exceptional services…

Clare Broussard

After the loss of her young child over 20 years ago, Clare Broussard’s life changed forever. Finding inner peace and happiness through her passion for design, Clare became rooted in a thriving career in design. With M. Clare Designs, LLC,…

Elizabeth Abdalla

Elizabeth Abdalla is passionate about business and animals, dedicating her time and resources to her Certified Woman Owned Business, Abform Workwear, while also making Lafayette a fun and healthy home for four-legged friends. With over 38 years in business, Abdalla…

Home Grown

Mardi Gras brings out the best of Louisiana, with colorful costumes, decadent foods, festive parties, lively parades and fun for the whole family. The state’s creativity, ingenuity, and flare are on full display during this time of year. This winter…

Visit Mississippi

Mississippi offers a taste of the South that remains unique. Heavily influenced by its proximity to the Mississippi River, the state abounds with important national history and the stories of the creative individuals who helped shape it. Home of the…

Traveling Around Louisiana

Well into another winter with Mardi Gras arriving, Louisiana is a festive place to be during this time of year. And while the parades are getting rolling, plenty of the state’s cities and parishes are already prepping for spring and…

Senior Care

  Christwood 100 Christwood Blvd., Covington 985-898-0515 | ChristwoodRC.com Christwood opened in 1996 as the first of its kind on the Northshore, and today remains the only Life Plan Community in the area. As a faith-based non-profit, they’re dedicated to…

Education

Early & Primary Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans 821 General Pershing St., New Orleans 504-896-4500 | EBNola.com Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans is the only private French school in New Orleans that’s accredited by the French Ministry of Education and…

Health + Beauty

Dr. Sean Weiss Facial Plastic Surgery 2201 Veterans Blvd., #408, Metairie 504-814-3223 (FACE) | SeanWeissMD.com/SaintCharlesAvenue Dr. Sean Weiss is a double board-certified Facial Plastic Surgeon and expert in facial aesthetics. Start the new year by taking advantage of incredible offers…

Wayne Plaisance, President and CEO – Thought Leader

Wayne Plaisance, President and CEO Notre Dame Health System 1000 Howard Ave, 10th Floor, New Orleans (504) 866-2741 NotreDameHealth.org As President/CEO of Notre Dame Health System, Wayne Plaisance feels privileged to provide true, not-for-profit leadership motivated by a mission of…

Pain Management

Developments in pain management are helping people all across the country get back to work and daily life with a renewed sense of purpose and excitement. When living with chronic pain, it can be hard to do anything, from sitting…

Children’s Wellness

There’s a lot of focus on health and wellness at the start of the year, and while we may be planning our own New Year’s resolutions to better ourselves, let’s not forget the importance of wellness in a child’s life.…

Senior Care

From navigating new medical and health concerns to developing the need for occasional or constant assistance at home, seniors face a lot of intimidating changes and challenges as they age. While some face these…

Spring Travel

Between the holidays and Mardi Gras, the Louisiana winter season is over in a flash. That’s why now is a good time to begin planning your spring travels, whether somewhere…

Education

Education is a key component of a child’s life and helps ensure the academic and social development that leads to success in careers, relationships, health and more. New Orleans has…

Sandestin Gumbo Festival

Nothing satisfies a winter craving like a delicious, steaming bowl of gumbo, and visitors to the 31st Annual Sandestin Gumbo Festival at The Village of Baytowne Wharf will get their fill of the famous Cajun and Creole dish this February…

Stephen Fleishmann

For the past 25 years, Stephen Fleishmann and the Titan Construction team have been helping every client meet their construction…

Stanton F. McNeely III, EdD

As the newly appointed President of the University of Holy Cross, Dr. Stanton F. McNeely III is not only enlightening the minds of his 1,100…

Kevin Dolliole

Look no further than the new terminal at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport for proof of Kevin Dolliole’s commitment…

Fred C. Buras

Fred Buras has been a top producing realtor in the Greater New Orleans area for over 30 years. He entered the real estate profession at a…

Mark Glago

As the managing partner of Glago Williams LLC, Mark Glago focuses his law practice on class actions, wrongful death, serious accidents and commercial…

Luna Press Debuts Two New Books in Time for the Holiday Season

Luna Press, a New Orleans-based publisher of illustrated books, is debuting two new, beautiful titles just in time for the holiday season: Lonely Voyagers (with images by Simon Blake and text by Dalt Wonk), and Structures of Reverie (with photographs by Josephine Sacabo). These…

Colmex Construction LLC

As a wife and mother of four, a community leader, and President and CEO of Colmex Construction, LLC, Angelica Rivera stays busy building homes and touching lives. At the root of everything she does is a passion for work done…

Windsor Court

Forget what you know about traditional hotels, because from the moment you book a room at Windsor Court, you’re treated to an experience that goes beyond all expectations. The dedicated staff is focused on creating a mutual, genuine connection that…

The Old. No 77 Hotel & Chandlery

For the Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery, it’s not enough to just celebrate New Orleans — although there’s certainly no shortage of southern charm and magic in every room, from the lobby to the art gallery. More than that,…

Renaissance Publishing

The leader in local and niche publications in the New Orleans area, Renaissance Publishing’s winning streak is the result of a company-wide commitment to storytelling across every medium. With several print publications including New Orleans Magazine, Biz New Orleans, Louisiana…

Executive Coach Julie Couret

In a time when everyone is a “consultant,” Julie Couret is the real deal. Julie’s unabashedly candid approach cuts through the noise and gets to the decision. Business owners call…

New Orleans Magazine Holiday Gift Guide

Aucoin Hart 1525 Metairie Rd., Metairie 504-834-9999 AucoinHart.com Beautiful in more ways than one. This holiday, find classic diamond jewelry hand-crafted by Aucoin Hart Jewelers on Metairie Road.   Chateau Drugs & Gifts 3544 W. Esplanade Ave. S., Metairie 504-889-2300…