Lifestyles




The Cook’s Corner The Cook’s Corner
January 16, 2008 at 11:20 am
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

KREWE OF LUL. Dolores and Irvon “Cookie” Gomez accepted the honor and will reign as king and queen. All hail the King & Queen
January 16, 2008 at 11:10 am
Krewe of Des Allemands

From the moment you meet Hugh “Nunnie” and Betty Dufrene, you can clearly see that reigning as the Krewe of Des Allemands’ king and queen means much more than just riding on a float - it’s an honor they’ll both treasure for years to come.

Heather R. Breaux BLOG: Honoring 90 years
January 16, 2008 at 11:06 am
Just when you thought you were free and clear from the temptations of the saturated fats and high-calorie foods of the holidays - just when you believed that it was okay to give into your New Year’s resolution and start that diet plan, you find yourself face to face with a box of Girl Scout Cookies.

FIRST LADIES. Local photographer Tammy Mars (right)was chosen as the official photographer to photograph Laura Bush (left) during her visit to the Benjamin Bannaker Elementary School in New Orleans last November. Herald-Guide People Watch
January 16, 2008 at 10:05 am
Local photographer, Tammy Mars of Gallery la Roux in Luling will have her work on display at the Louisiana State Museum in Patterson, Louisiana. The grand opening is scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 17, and the display be be available for viewing for three months.

Camera Shootout 2008 Camera Shootout 2008
January 09, 2008 at 10:50 am
“Thirsty Cat” by Dawn M. Farrell got the most votes last week and is the Jan. 3 weekly winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

The Cook's Corner The Cook's Corner
January 09, 2008 at 10:48 am
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

Herald-Guide People Watch Herald-Guide People Watch
January 09, 2008 at 10:44 am
Working with the St. Charles Sheriff’s Office and the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development, Destrehan High School student Lauren Vidrine’s senior project made quite an impact and attracted 35 volunteers to pick up trash and debris along St. Rose Avenue last month.

They’re Baaack! They’re Baaack!
January 09, 2008 at 10:32 am
Des Allemands’ own science fiction author Lee Stephen steers readers through the trials and tribulations of war in a chaotic world unlike any other with his second novel, Outlaw Trigger.

Heather R. Breaux BLOG
January 09, 2008 at 10:28 am
Herald-Guide Christmas fund helps family who lost everything

When Orvette Smith’s home in New Sarpy was completely destroyed by a fire in early December, we at the Herald-Guide decided that his family - which included 10 children - deserved to be the recipient of our Children’s Christmas Fund.

Camera Shootout 2008
January 09, 2008 at 10:26 am
Calling all photographers! That’s right, it’s time to launch the 2008 version of the Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout photo contest.

Camera Shootout 2007 Camera Shootout 2007
January 02, 2008 at 11:47 am
“Ghost” by Jamie Abadie is the monthly winner for December in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2007 contest. Congratulations to Jamie.

Camera Shootout 2007 Camera Shootout 2007
January 02, 2008 at 11:45 am
“Camel Ride in Egypt” by Lisa Vitrano got the most votes last week and is the Dec. 27 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2007 photo contest.

Prosciutto Wrapped Olives Prosciutto Wrapped Olives
January 02, 2008 at 11:42 am
Ingredients:

1 ounce (whole piece) Parmesan-Reggiano or aged Parmesan cheese, 1 (6-ounce) can Lindsay Black Ripe Pitted Olives, drained, 3 ounces thinly sliced prosciutto, Small frilled wooden picks or colorful cocktail picks, Red lettuce leaves

Care for plants that are freeze-damaged
January 02, 2008 at 11:39 am
Although winter temperatures in Louisiana are generally relatively mild, they are punctuated by periods of moderate to severe freezes. Freezing weather is often followed by extended periods when temperatures stay above freezing.

People Watch People Watch
December 27, 2007 at 9:58 am
Herald-Guide Editor Jonathan Menard and his long-time companion Lynda Parker exchanged vows on Saturday, Dec. 15 at the St. Louis Cathedral in New Orleans.

HAPPY HOLI-DAZE!
December 27, 2007 at 9:56 am
It was the sound of my finance Sean and I sneezing, sniffling and caughing that woke me up on Christmas morning and not the sound of reindeer hoofs on my roof.

A Winter Wonderland
December 27, 2007 at 9:53 am
Mother Nature is dropping hints that the coldest months of winter are just ahead with a cool day here or there, but stop by the German Coast Farmer’s Market and you’ll be sure to walk in a “Winter Wonderland.”

Cameron Guidry wins Christmas card contest Cameron Guidry wins Christmas card contest
December 19, 2007 at 11:46 am
Cameron Guidry, a 6th grade talented art student at R.J. Vial Elementary School in Paradis, was honored as the winner of the St. Charles Parish Public Schools Christmas Card Contest.

Time moves on, but Dr. Couch is not forgotten
Time moves on, but Dr. Couch is not forgotten
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The small, orange brick building at 15160 U.S. Hwy. 90 in Paradis, where Dr. Wilson P. Couch practiced medicine for more than 40 years is getting a new tenant.