Bon Vivant

New Orleans’ Bougie Bodega

When a friend suggested a double date to check out the new “modern bodega”...

Welcome to New Orleans

My favorite way to welcome houseguests and other visitors to New Orleans is to...

Design-Minded Openings

I can’t seem to get enough plant life in my life — especially since...

Smoothie Queen

Over the past few years, I’ve become one of those smoothie people. I make...

Warm Up: Finding Comfort Amid Cold Temps and a Cold World

  The chilly weather has me both drawn to the outdoors and to never again...

Finding Friluftsliv

A couple of weeks ago, a friend sent me a 2020 article, “Embrace Winter...

Trying Dry: Dry or Semi-Dry January Tips, Tricks and Solidarity

  Today is day of contradictions. It’s day two of Carnival season — the booziest...

Season of Giving: Holiday Donations and Service Provider Tipping

  It’s that time of year again to give to those in need and for...

À Votre Santé

The French 75 is my favorite cocktail. I love the lore. I love its namesake...

What Fresh Hell is This?

  The weed whacking began shortly after the start of my morning yoga and meditation....

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