Lifestyles




Heather R. Breaux BLOG
March 26, 2008 at 2:20 pm
Statistics show that as of December 2006 over 18.5 billion text messages were sent every month - and that number has grown by 250 percent each year for the last two years with experts estimating it to grow to 80 billion messages per month in by the end of this year.

The Cook’s Corner The Cook’s Corner
March 19, 2008 at 11:30 am
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

TISKET-A-TASKET. Girls and boys gathered together last weekend for the Life Fellowship Community Church’s annual Easter-egg hunt and face painting. FOUND: 10,000 eggs in Bayou Gauche
March 19, 2008 at 11:17 am
Children of all ages crowded the fields near the Bayou Gauche Fire Station to hunt for 10,000 plastic eggs stuffed with yummy candy last Sunday.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY. Georgia Landry got more than just a few presents for her birthday, she had the best kind of birthday party ever - a SURPRISE party.
Herald-Guide PEOPLE WATCH
March 19, 2008 at 11:11 am
Little did Georgia Landry of Norco know that a small birthday dinner would turn into a great big one when family and friends gathered at the Knights of Columbus Hall on March 8 to surprise Georgia on her 80th birthday.

CHEESECAKE. There was plenty of Copeland’s signature desserts to go around for all who desired a slice of heaven.
Heather R. Breaux BLOG
March 19, 2008 at 11:05 am
Earlier this month, hundreds gathered in their best evening attire for a night of choice cocktails and fine dining at the re-grand opening of Copeland’s Cheesecake Bistro on St. Charles Avenue in New Orleans - an event I just couldn’t miss!

JOB WELL DONE. Deputy Kenneth Delaune receives a plaque commemorating his 2007 St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Deputy of the Year award from rotary president Mark Klein.
Deputy of the year, Kenneth Delaune, honored at St. Charles Rotary meeting
March 15, 2008 at 3:28 pm
“We want Kenny Delaune back!” This request was heard time and time again in Sheriff Greg Champagne’s office from St. Rose residents.

Presenting the check is Kristi Brocato, owner of The Basketry to Denise and Wayne Breaux, Abigayl’s parents.
The Basketry’s Kristi Brocato donates to Breaux family scholarship
March 15, 2008 at 3:26 pm
The Basketry held a fundraiser for the Abigayl Breaux Scholarship Foundation in which all of the proceeds from the sale of three different Webkinz were donated to The Breaux Family.

MONTHLY WINNERS. The St. Charles Art Guild recently selected its artists of the month for March. They are: Merrill Zeringue - 1st place, Melodie Hotard - 2nd place, Marie Goodfellow - 3rd place.
St. Charles Art Guild News
March 15, 2008 at 3:25 pm
The St. Charles Art Guild holds monthly meetings the first Tuesday of each month.

Birth Announcements Birth Announcements
March 15, 2008 at 3:22 pm
Brody Joseph Williams (at right) was born to proud parents Erica and Mark Williams Jr. of Paradis at East Jefferson General Hospital on October 31, 2007 at 1:25pm.

Camera Shootout 2008 Camera Shootout 2008
March 15, 2008 at 3:19 pm
“Cat-fishing” by Rosalie Gassen got the most votes last week and is the March 6 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

Crawfish are good for you, but hold the SALT
March 15, 2008 at 3:16 pm
Whether you like them fried, boiled or in a stew, crawfish are a Louisiana favorite. And for the next few months, crawfish can be found on dinner tables and in backyard boils across the state.

The Cook's Corner The Cook's Corner
March 15, 2008 at 3:15 pm
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

TREE PLANTING. Families for Home Education 4-H members help spruce up the West Regional Library on Lakewood Drive. Pictured are Emma Theall, Laura Theall, Sara Theall, Mary Johns, Kasey McGill and Keaton Northington. Library sprouts plants thanks to 4-H
March 15, 2008 at 3:13 pm
Members of the Families for Home Education 4-H get together for a tree planting project at the West Regional Library in Luling.

LOCAL WRITER. Lt. Deborah Johnston has published her
second novel in a possible series of four, Tied Up In Blue. Johnston’s first novel Lambda Blue was published in 2005. 'Tied Up in Blue'
March 15, 2008 at 3:05 pm
Fighting crime in St. Charles Parish is a career for Lt. Deborah Johnston, but writing novels is her creative outlet, something she does in her spare time, after a long day of protecting residents.

Camera Shootout 2008 Camera Shootout 2008
March 05, 2008 at 11:50 am
“Upside-Down Cheese” by Abby Chabert got the most votes last week and is the Feb. 28 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

Camera Shootout 2008  February Monthly Winner Camera Shootout 2008 February Monthly Winner
March 05, 2008 at 11:48 am
“Baby’s First Mardi Gras” by Erica Williams is the February monthly winner in the photo contest.

See answers below. CROSSWORD
March 05, 2008 at 11:46 am
Like crosswords? You’re going to love our new crossword puzzle - every week in the St. Charles Herald-Guide. Tell your friends and don’t miss a single great issue or puzzle. See answers below.

Late March is perfect time to plant cucumber-family vegetables
March 05, 2008 at 11:43 am
The cucumber family, properly known as the cucurbitaceae (cu-cur-bit-A-cee-ee), provides a wide variety of vegetables popular for the spring, summer and fall home vegetable garden.

Greenhouse goes from disused shell to key part of local food economy
Greenhouse goes from disused shell to key part of local food economy
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The greenhouse at the ARC of St. Charles is a multifunctional building that provides offseason tomatoes for local farmers’ markets and grocery stores while serving as an educational facility for local students, but it was not always this way.