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December 2016

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Kim Ashford

Delighting children—and one River Ridge collector—since at least 1912 more

People & Places 1 Comments

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Lucie Monk Carter

Subscription box and gift basket companies do the shopping for you, and keep it local more

House & Home

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Charles Champagne

Choose and cut your own Christmas tree at Windy Hills Farm more

Outdoor Adventures

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Paul Christiansen

The Poor Clare nuns’ handmade gifts put Santa’s elves to shame more

Visual & Performing Arts

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Sarah Hackenberg

Master gardener John Coykendall is saving Washington Parish, seed by seed more

Foodways

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Lucie Monk Carter

On Bal Masqué, the backlash of taking over La Boulangerie, and finding clarity after Hurricane Katrina more

Foodways

A review of "Acadiana Table" more

Foodways

A review of "On the Coast: Mississippi Tales and Recipes" more

Foodways

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Lucie Monk Carter

A recipe from Kicking Mule Rum more

Recipes

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Lucie Monk Carter

A classic cocktail with a Louisiana sugarcane twist more

Recipes

Fond memories of Leon Standifer and Ed O'Rourke, Jr. more

Gardening

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Cheryl Gerber

Small collections to delight a hardcore culture vulture more

Getaways

How thirty-seven Louisiana artists respond to a changing landscape more

Visual & Performing Arts

A skeptic finds her family’s roots in an old macaroni factory. more

History 2 Comments

A novel by Chris Tusa more

Literature

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Simon Hawkins (documentyourdream.com).

British writer Martin Hawkins examines the life of legendary musician Slim Harpo in a new biography more

Visual & Performing Arts 1 Comments

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Grayson Ball

A photograph by Grayson Ball more

Relics Photo Project

Books from Mark Twain and Ernest J. Gaines Award winner Crystal Wilkinson more

Literature

Rare pieces of Louisiana history to be auctioned more

History 1 Comments

Kicking Mule Rum Tom Kliebert

Lucie Monk Carter

A bold new spirit for River Road more

Foodways