Food & Drink

A menu for a classic Southern-style weekend spread

Springtime is a favorite season for us. Everything is fresh, green and blooming. It reminds us of spending time outside, playing in the garden with our children and enjoying Easter. We wrote this month’s lunch menu with those holiday memories in mind. When our kids were younger, we always enjoyed getting them involved in meal prep. These recipes bring the whole family together and involve them in every step of…

Style & Home

Sometimes, the best way to decorate a kid’s room is to let them make it their own

Meghan Daniel’s Instagram is a color lover’s dream. Warm reds, cozy pinks and bright greens dot each square, as her maximalist-inspired rooms come to life on the screen. Recently, a new room has been featured on her page. It belongs to her 5-year-old daughter, Alice. Meghan and her family moved into their new house in early 2020, and they took their time on the many repairs the house needed, including…

Things to do

April 2021 calendar of events

All month FARM FRESH GOODS Need some farm-to-table freshness for your next dinner party? Head to the Red Stick Farmers Market for locally grown fruits and veggies. The Thursday market is at Pennington Biomedical Research Center, and the Saturday market is at Main Street Market downtown. And on April 3, Baton Rouge Arts Market will host its open-air showcase of your favorite local artists and craftsmen at the downtown market.…

Our City

LSU’s beach volleyball team is looking to reach new heights

Last year was going to be the year. Players and coaches alike could just feel it. The LSU beach volleyball program had already seen a rapid rise through the ranks in its young, seven-year history, though the Tigers hadn’t yet gotten over the hump to snag some postseason silverware. But 2020 was going to be different. LSU opened the season by winning the Duke Kahanamoku Beach Classic in Hawaii—a tournament…