In Loving Memory

In Loving Memory

Recently, New Orleans lost two legends, but gained two angels to look over its community.  Chef Leah Chase, Queen of Creole Cuisine, and Dr. John, the Nite Tripper, both passed away leaving a mark on our city far beyond their memories and talents. 

Graduation Ceremonies and Family Bonding: My Trip to LA

Graduation Ceremonies and Family Bonding: My Trip to LA

Earlier this year, I traveled across the country to Los Angeles, where I was able to watch my oldest niece Aimée Rathlé graduate from Occidental College. The first graduation of a close family member and my lil’ Aimée! Fun fact about this school… not only is it one of the country’s most beautiful college campuses (“Clueless” was filmed there!) but our 44th president, Mr. Barack Obama, was a student for two years at Oxy before he transferred to Columbia in NYC.