February 7, 202069The organization is a non-profit which works alongside government agencies, individuals, and developers to help build and maintain the area’s recreational facilities. Why? Because they recognize the need for the improvement of the general/casual recreation areas in our beautiful spaces. Louisiana has an advantage over other parts of...
February 7, 2020136While there has been a lot of hype on the health benefits of moderate alcohol consumption, the truth is that the negative health consequences of alcohol (at any level) likely outweigh any benefit.
January 24, 2020167
Lawyer Turned Wellness Business Owner Driven by Late Father's Legacy
When you walk into the Green Time Wellness shop off Pinhook in Broussard, La, you’ll find what most wellness shops carry: CBD oils, tinctures, infused salves, soaps, lip balms, etc. What you may not find in other CBD stores is a female former-lawyer turned...
November 29, 2019275
By Monica Grizzaffi
The convenience of two-day shipping, curbside pickup, and a five-minute drive to the nearest grocery store in today’s modern lifestyle makes it easy to forget that most of our food comes from somewhere that is usually very far away; sometimes even from another country. When it comes to producing, we are often...
November 27, 2019182
Brandon J. Alleman, OMP, CEK, HHP, D.PSC
So many people have told me, “I have tried so many different nutrition approaches, and none of them have ever worked.” My response is usually the following question –
“Why do you feel that is?”
Consider a few facts: People think weight loss equates to better health. It...
November 26, 201979
Tips and Product Advice for Healthy Hair During Cooler Winter Weather
By Jennifer Kern Leblanc
As the winter months quickly approach us we always have a tendency to winterize our wardrobes, homes, and even vehicles.
We change up our regimen for our skin, and we change up lotions for our kids as Moms, so why not protect our hair...
November 8, 2019513
Tips for Handling the Holiday Season Without Loved Ones
By Abby Meaux Conques with tips provided by Hospice of Acadiana
When I think of the first holiday season without him, I get an immediate feeling to retreat. On a very personal note as an editor, we lost my Dad, my hero, suddenly and unexpectedly, late this summer. Now,...
October 28, 2019260
Warning Signs That Can Lead To Issues With Infertility
By Heather Courville
I am not a medical expert, doctor or nurse. I am just a wife and mom sharing my personal experiences in hopes of helping someone else. Originally, this was a post that I shared on my blog. Several readers reached out to me since the post, saying that...
October 24, 2019271
Consciously Making Time for Ourselves and Loved Ones During the Holiday Season
By Allison Saltzman, LPC
For many, the holiday season
is about slowing down and enjoying what really matters in life. What matters most in life differs from person
to person, because each person is unique.
Many of us in Acadiana participate...