New Orleans Homes & Lifestyles - Summer 2013 05/31/2013 Site Staff FacebookTwitter On Her SoapboxWith Cake Face Soaping, Kelsey Foreman takes “clean living” to the next level. A Family Builds a Dream HomeConnie Gowland called on the professional talents of her close-knit family to build her home. A Home's Fast TurnaroundHeidi Schirrmann took her new home from a gutted mess to a masterpiece in just a few short months while never sacrificing her sense of style. Easy Kid-Friendly RecipesThese meals should please even the pickiest palates. Outdoor Sheds Get a MakeoverThe possibilities for outdoor storage sheds have increased tremendously in recent years. From small but functional to lavish and pricey, there are many options to explore. Editor's Note: Summer LovingI know it’s not normal to revel in the choking heat and humidity of a New Orleans summer, but I do. I love it. I love the clammy feeling of leaving my air-conditioned house to walk out into a sticky… Berry GoodSummer is the perfect time to enjoy strawberries, in any form. Summer Style Ideas for the HomeRed, White and Brut With its trendy, nautical red, white and blue design, Chandon’s Limited Edition American Summer sparkling wine is the perfect addition to any summer soiree. Filled with brut classic, this limited edition bottle is bursting with complex… Artist Profile: Carlos ZervignonIt was light – and the possibilities of manipulating it – that first led Carlos Zervigon to glass art, though by early 2005 his work had acquired a dark edge. Moved by the plight of the deteriorating Louisiana coast, the… Baby Back BlissCoated in a spicy apple glaze, these barbecued ribs will have you in hog heaven. How to Get the Perfect LawnLawn care is even more crucial in the hot summer months. Living with Antiques: Modern TimesMid-century modern pieces are back in style again.