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St. Charles Avenue November 2011

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To Your Health: Fitting in Fitness

Dear Guys, I am a busy working mom of three, and I find it very difficult to fit exercise into my day. Given that I often feel stressed, I am wondering what the best exercise would be for me to do. Jennifer Daily You hit on an excellent point that most people face today: It’s […]

LOVE in the Garden

New Orleans Museum of Art’s centennial

In Support of the Arts

“Community Arts Award Luncheon” honors and presents a new campaign

Exceptional Role Models

“Alexis de Tocqueville Award Gala” honors three locals’ generous service

Crusading Against Cancer

Eleventh annual “Celebration of Life Luncheon” raises money for research

New Orleans, Now

The Greater New Orleans Foundation honors a “spark plug”

Sipping Ales for Scales

The Audubon Institute raises funds for marine life

House of Blues Goes Pink

Louisiana Breast Cancer Task Force aids Breastoration Fund

Celebrating Stars

Eighteenth annual “Golden Tassel Gala” benefits Jefferson Parish public schools

Bountiful Beautification

The “Garden District Association Fall Affair” strives to keep New Orleans beautiful

Fashions, Honors and Faith

St. Elizabeth’s Guild fêtes community activists

Nostalgia: Regarding Rails

The Sunset Limited opens the Union Passenger Terminal

On the Cover

One hundred years: Slightly more than one-third the age of the city of New Orleans (founded in 1718); two-thirds older than this magazine (celebrating its 15th anniversary this month); and the exact age of one of this city’s most sparkling jewels: the New Orleans Museum of Art. On Saturday, November 12, join director Susan Taylor, […]

Student Activist: Amanda Kruse

Mount Carmel Academy

WIth This Ring: Sanford–Bland

Kim Sanford’s and Will Bland’s paths crossed many times in high school, but it was not until he returned from Washington D.C. to enter law school that they formally met and began dating. Kim was attending Louisiana State University Medical School in New Orleans and Will was in Baton Rouge attending LSU Law School; he […]

Entertaining with Bev: Country Calling

This fall, take a weekend trip for the perfect party

Fall Eats & Drinks

A New Orleans Restaurant Guide

Uptown Glamour

Sparkle and shine define the best looks for the holidays. Adorn yourself in silk and sequins bright enough to grab the spotlight or in shimmery stretch fabrics in gold and gunmetal crafted into column gowns, shifts and tunics. Makeup and Hair by Brandie Hopstein Model Cecilia Singley

Home in New Orleans

Adding the flavor of New Orleans to your personal style is a recipe for home design success

The Dish: Pizza With Panache

When a slice is more than a slice

On the Menu: Duck, Duck … Jus!

Executive Chef Mario Adbu of Santa Fe Tapas serves up Pan-Roasted Duck Breast with Spiced Natural Jus

Skin Deep: Festive Fun

Strive for style this season

What’s Hot: Home Furnishings

Every time that someone new walks into your home they’re presented with a wall-to-wall example of your personal style. With that in mind, shouldn’t your home portray your best self, the “you” you want others to see and not a cobbled-together cast-off version? Look no further than these pages for pieces to get you started […]

Cruisin' the Crescent

I am so excited about fall! I love the football, the cooler weather and the parties. This fall however I got off to a bumpy start … literally. I was standing on a stool (which you should never do) putting something on a closet shelf and I whacked my head on the door frame. Turns […]

A Note from Bev

The New Orleans Museum of Art will celebrate its 100th anniversary this November 12 with the centennial “Odyssey Ball” and we are honored to present them on the November cover! Thanks to Susan Taylor, the new and fabulous director of NOMA; co-chairs of the “Odyssey Ball,” Brenda and Michael Moffitt; board president Cammie Mayer; and […]

Summer Bridal Show – June 14, 5-8 PM