Libby Haydel


Libby Haydel is a graduate of Louisiana State University and has been writing about South Louisiana for ten years. She enjoys outdoor excursions, running, painting, and volunteering at a local animal shelter. Her quote to live by is "The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page." — Saint Augustine

Icon Writing

Andrea Matherne

A sacred art form dating back to the Byzantine era. Read more

Visual & Performing Arts

Daffodil Valley at Afton Villa Gardens

Photo by Dr. Chris Werner

Four options for enjoying our favorite time of year Read more

House & Home


Photo by Stephen Binns.

Paul Prudhomme’s collection of books and documents donated to the SoFAB Museum Read more



Photo by Charles Champagne

Bruce Morgan finds and tells great stories Read more

Visual & Performing Arts


Photo by Randy P. Schmidt

Float art for the home Read more

Visual & Performing Arts