Ink in Her Blood

Jessica Peterson is part of an ancient art form’s revival with Southern Letterpress

Oh, Shucks!

Oyster shucker Becky Wasden cuts her own path in New Orleans

Bridal Beginnings

Town & Country Bridal’s new owner dishes on tradition and what to expect from the newly merged boutiques

Sip’ n Shop

148 Members Begin Provisional Year with Well Wishes and Wine

JLNO Loves Insurance

As the Greater New Orleans region rounds another anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, the shadow of the city’s greatest disaster is never far from our collective consciousness. Though the memories of Katrina and the devastation it unleashed are hardly forgettable, remembering…

Design Masters

Master of Landscape Design Beverly Katz Exterior Designs   As a girl growing up in Texas, Beverly Katz wanted to be a ballerina. As an adult, she found her way into another artistic endeavor — landscape design. Katz first worked…

In The Bag

Ruston designer creates stylish camera, baby and travel bags

City Year New Orleans: 10 years and 4,200 students later…

Peggy Mendoza is Executive Director for City Year New Orleans. City Year is an education-focused, non-profit organization founded in 1988. City Year organizes AmeriCorps members into teams; these young leaders give full-time service to school students in 25 communities in…

Cool Jobs

As children, our interests, hobbies and passions define what we want to be when we grow up. Unfortunately, this often does not stay the case when building adult careers. Aspiring astronauts become accountants, inventors turn into electricians, bakers work in…

Portraits on All Fours

After failing to find her niche painting people, Breaux Bridge artist Logan Berard focused her efforts on furrier subjects — pets

In and Out of the Dog House

Amber Prejean, president and founder of Cajun Paws Rescue in Scott, dedicates her time, energy and money toward finding permanent residences for misunderstood breeds

Bobby Jindal at 45

       Last Friday, June 10, was Bobby Jindal’s 45th birthday. Say what you want to about the man – and what most people have to say about him is not very good these days – he, when measured by the titles…