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Local life in the Cajun Heartland of Acadiana. Life in South Louisiana. Why we live in Cajun Country. From Mardi Gras to Boudin, Face Magazine covers the stories of interest to local moms and families.

Healthy Reciprocity: The Foundation Of All Relationships

By Don Short, Jul 20, 2017, Categories: Family, Health, Acadiana Life

Reciprocity is a personal response to a perceived act of kindness or unkindness.

Chef Bonnie Breaux Crowned 2017 Queen Of Louisiana Seafood

By Staff Writer, Jul 12, 2017, Categories: Arts+Entertainment, Leisure+Travel, Lifestyle, Acadiana Life

Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser crowns Chef Bonnie Breaux as the 2017 Queen of Louisiana Seafood...

Lafayette Earns Cleanest City Award - Again!

By Staff Writer, Jul 12, 2017, Categories: Home, Leisure+Travel, Lifestyle, Business, Acadiana Life

For the third consecutive year, Lafayette has earned the title of "Cleanest City" by the Louisiana Garden Club Federation, 2017 ...

Cheeky Signs: Do What?

By Staff Writer, Jul 12, 2017, Categories: Arts+Entertainment, Lifestyle, Acadiana Life

I ran across this sign on Bertrand Dr. in Lafayette...

Faith House: Serving Survivors For More Than 35 Years

By Staff Writer, Jul 12, 2017, Categories: Family, Health, Acadiana Life

The Faith House (domestic violence crisis center for women) has been serving the Acadiana area for more than 35 years. > 24 Hour Crisis Line: 1-888-411-1333

Growing Up In The Hub City: Summer Jobs

By Elizabeth Hesterly, Jul 07, 2017, Categories: Family, Arts+Entertainment, Lifestyle, Acadiana Life

In high school I worked at a local fast food restaurant. It is actually still there, and though the building has been renovated, perhaps even completely redone, the business rests on the identical footprint on Johnston Street where many of my friends and I earned our spending money.

Martini's 2017: ABSOLUT Best Martini Competition

By Staff Writer, Jul 07, 2017, Categories: Family, Arts+Entertainment, Leisure+Travel, Lifestyle, Acadiana Life

The Healing House; Hope for Grieving Children kicked off “Martinis 2017 with the Official Unveiling of this year’s commemorative martini glass created by Louisiana Artist, Dana Manly.

Fashion: Made in The Shade

By Staff Writer, Jul 07, 2017, Categories: Leisure+Travel, Lifestyle, Beauty +Style, Acadiana Life

There’s something about putting on a pair of sunnies that brings out one’s “alter ego”. Maybe it’s because behind the dark lens you’re suddenly incognito and can take on the person of a Hollywood celebrity, supermodel or rockstar.

BBR Creative: Cheers to twenty years!

By Staff Writer, Jul 06, 2017, Categories: Arts+Entertainment, Lifestyle, Business, Acadiana Life

It’s 8:34 a.m. and Cathi Pavy is dancing. Her audience—part live, part live-stream—is an excitable, fashionable gradient of fresh-faced college grads, mixed-media millennials, and long-timers with a soft spot for card stock. She’s in woo-hoo mode because she’s got news, and she wants everyone on her team to be the first to hear.

How to Properly Display the American Flag

By Staff Writer, Jun 29, 2017, Categories: Home, Lifestyle, Acadiana Life

This Fourth of July all across the country, people will show their love for America by displaying flags along streets, hanging them from porches, and proudly carrying them in parades and festivals.

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  • St. Thomas More Cheer Clinic

    07/25/2017
    09:00AM — 12:00PM

    The St. Thomas More cheerleaders will be holding a summer cheer clinic Tuesday July 25th- 28th (9...


  • St. Thomas More Cheer Clinic

    07/26/2017
    09:00AM — 12:00PM

    The St. Thomas More cheerleaders will be holding a summer cheer clinic Tuesday July 25th- 28th (9...


  • Acadian Hospice and Palliative Care

    07/26/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    Acadian Hospice and Palliative Care is looking for volunteers to help provide services that are u...


  • Educational Seminar

    07/26/2017
    06:00PM — 08:00PM

    Come learn more about why so many Americans are sick today, and what you can do about it! Free bo...


  • St. Thomas More Cheer Clinic

    07/27/2017
    09:00AM — 12:00PM

    The St. Thomas More cheerleaders will be holding a summer cheer clinic Tuesday July 25th- 28th (9...


  • St. Thomas More Cheer Clinic

    07/28/2017
    09:00AM — 12:00PM

    The St. Thomas More cheerleaders will be holding a summer cheer clinic Tuesday July 25th- 28th (9...


  • The 24 Hour Citizen Project

    07/29/2017
    06:00PM — 09:00PM

    Have an idea for your community, but not sure how to get it done? At the 24 Hour Citizen Project,...


  • St. Thomas More Cheer Clinic

    07/25/2017
    09:00AM — 12:00PM

    The St. Thomas More cheerleaders will be holding a summer cheer clinic Tuesday July 25th- 28th (9...


  • St. Thomas More Cheer Clinic

    07/26/2017
    09:00AM — 12:00PM

    The St. Thomas More cheerleaders will be holding a summer cheer clinic Tuesday July 25th- 28th (9...


  • Acadian Hospice and Palliative Care

    07/26/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    Acadian Hospice and Palliative Care is looking for volunteers to help provide services that are u...


  • Educational Seminar

    07/26/2017
    06:00PM — 08:00PM

    Come learn more about why so many Americans are sick today, and what you can do about it! Free bo...


  • St. Thomas More Cheer Clinic

    07/27/2017
    09:00AM — 12:00PM

    The St. Thomas More cheerleaders will be holding a summer cheer clinic Tuesday July 25th- 28th (9...


  • St. Thomas More Cheer Clinic

    07/28/2017
    09:00AM — 12:00PM

    The St. Thomas More cheerleaders will be holding a summer cheer clinic Tuesday July 25th- 28th (9...


  • The 24 Hour Citizen Project

    07/29/2017
    06:00PM — 09:00PM

    Have an idea for your community, but not sure how to get it done? At the 24 Hour Citizen Project,...


  • Travis Matte & the Kingpins

    07/30/2017
    03:00PM — 09:00PM

    Bar hours 3-9 p.m. Live music from 4-8 p.m. Happy Hour 3-4 p.m. 21+ ONLY


  • Educational Seminar

    08/02/2017
    06:00PM — 08:00PM

    Come learn more about why so many Americans are sick today, and what you can do about it! Free bo...


  • Night of Worship & Music

    08/05/2017
    07:00PM

    Join the Trinity Bible Church worship band on Saturday, August 5th at 7pm as they create a unique...


  • Educational Seminar

    08/09/2017
    06:00PM — 08:00PM

    Come learn more about why so many Americans are sick today, and what you can do about it! Free bo...


  • Literacy Celebration

    08/09/2017
    06:00PM — 08:00PM

    Join us for a fun filled evening of storytelling, book making and much more! This family affair i...


  • Mini Blues Fest #5

    08/12/2017
    07:00PM

    Acadiana Blues Society is hosting the Fifth Annual International Blues Music Day Celebration on A...


 

 

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