August 2014

In This Issue

Recreate a Classic

Executive Chef Michelle McRaney shares Mr. B’s Bistro’s New Orleans Barbequed Shrimp

Sports & Spirits

Farris - Franks

Wedding Beauty for Everyone

Little tips and tricks for the big day

Scents, Sights and Sounds of Spain

This year’s “Sentimental Journeys” for Longue Vue House & Gardens held a “Night in the Gardens of Spain.”

Encouraging Entertainment

The creation of the Fulton Street Mall

Cruisin' the Crescent

40 Years of Preserving Our History

The Preservation Resource Center’s “Julia Jump” celebrated with a “Mid-City Night’s Dream” theme.

Kelleher - Roberts Wedding

Lockhart - Ryan

Metairie Road

what's new and what's to do

Smith - Rainer

Weddings, Welcomings and Wine

A Note From Bev

Crossing the Pond

A visit to the Northshore

Strictly Formal, Plus Mask

The United Negro College Fund hosted its inaugural “Mayor’s Masked Ball.”

Rock Stars for Education

City Year New Orleans celebrated retention and more at “School House Rock.”

Wood - Larose Wedding

Health + Beauty

Soul Mates

Rebecca Doyle and Richard Weber celebrate their big day

August Snapshots

Nancy Ren

Benjamin Franklin High School

Heather Hays

Owner, The Palm Tree Playground

Key - Zbrzeznj Wedding

Piscine Talents At a Pork Party

“Hogs for the Cause’s” kick-off “Seafood Jubilee.”

Perez - Edmunds Wedding

Sew Fabulous

One-week camps impart serious skills

Animal Rescue New Orleans

Volunteers Victoria Clark and Lesley Forynski

Dining & Entertainment

Luncheon for Greatness

EJGH’s “Great Lady/Great Gentleman Awards Luncheon” celebrated eight people and 38 years.

Soothing Your Soul

Legacy Donor Foundation’s “Soul Revival” marked 15 years.

Rockin' Around the Clock

Family Service of Greater New Orleans hosted its fourth year of “Hickory Dickory Rock.”

Candice Gwinn

Owner & Designer, Trashy Diva

Not Just "Lei-ing" Around

Parkway Promenade was hip to hula at “It’s a Luau!”

Porks and Beads Reign Again

Bridge House/Grace House’s 18th annual “Cochon Cotillion.”