In January 2009, during a busy family trip to Disney World, Gregory Paul Aycock proposed to Emily Gibson Smith, his longtime girlfriend, in a place where dreams do come true. The two met in the fall of 2002 while Emily was in her second year at the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore. Emily […]
New Orleans is known for its delicious cuisines, side-of-the-road fruit stands and weekly farmers markets, and this month’s student activist, Susannah Albert-Chandhok, a senior from Lusher Charter High School, has dedicated her volunteerism to the Crescent City Farmers Market and nutritional study. “This was the perfect opportunity for me to immerse myself within the local […]
Society + Culture
If you feel like taking wing, Sentimental Journeys, Longue Vue House and Gardens’ primary fundraising gala, will be the place to be on Friday, April 16. The Patron Party on Thursday, April 15, will be held at the lovely St. Charles Avenue home of Jennifer and Frederick Heebe and will feature cuisine by Chef Michael […]
A stop on the Secret Gardens Tour reveals artistic passion – inside and out.
They laughed; they danced; they cheered; they sang; they kissed; and pigs flew. More men than usual paraded in dresses. People pigged out, rocked out and partied hearty. There was décor galore between the black and gold and the purple, green and gold; lots of the nicest folks we know went wild and mixed it […]
Society + Culture
It is Sentimental Journeys time again, and we’re thrilled to feature their three gorgeous and talented co-chairs, Shane French, Cindy Weinmann and Diane Zink, and Honorary Chairs O. Miles and Mary Pollard. Longue Vue House and Gardens is a treasure, and this fundraiser is always “over the top,” offering the best in travel, cuisine and […]