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Sharing Her Culture Through Food

Sharing Her Culture Through Food

Karla Wall January 11, 2019 Comments Off on Sharing Her Culture Through Food

Local Food Truck Sensation Hailift Li Has Won Hearts (And Stomachs) With Her Friendly Smile And Authentic Asian Food Chef’s Spotlight • By Karla Wall Unless you’ve been under a rock, as the saying

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Sign And Wonders

Sign And Wonders

Karla Wall January 11, 2019 Comments Off on Sign And Wonders

Faith Healer Greg Kerr Talks About The Power Of The Holy Spirit Story By Karla Wall • Photos By Chris Brennan A lot has changed since my first visit with faith healer Greg Kerr

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A Passion For People And Food

A Passion For People And Food

Karla Wall December 21, 2018 Comments Off on A Passion For People And Food

Richard Cole of Fatboyz Kitchen Table and Catering • 909 Mulberry St., Westlake 337-564-3901 • fatboyzkitchen.net Chef Spotlight • By Karla Wall Opening a restaurant like Fatboyz Kitchen Table in Westlake had long been

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Guns Or Ganja?

Guns Or Ganja?

Karla Wall December 6, 2018 Comments Off on Guns Or Ganja?

Louisiana’s Medical Marijuana Users May Have To Decide Between The Two By Karla Wall The recent emergence in Louisiana of medical marijuana cultivation, and of pharmacies licensed to dispense it, have raised a lot

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Chart House: Chef Matthew Rogers 

Chart House: Chef Matthew Rogers 

Karla Wall November 2, 2018 Comments Off on Chart House: Chef Matthew Rogers 

Chef’s Spotlight By Karla Wall Cooking has always been a passion for Matthew Rogers, executive chef at the Chart House at the Golden Nugget Lake Charles.   “I’ve been drawn to cooking since I

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Medical Marijuana Coming To Lake Charles

Medical Marijuana Coming To Lake Charles

Karla Wall October 22, 2018 Comments Off on Medical Marijuana Coming To Lake Charles

‘Medicine And Compassion For Those Who Need It’  By Karla Wall A local pharmacy, Medicis, now under construction at 1727 Imperial Blvd., will soon begin dispensing medical marijuana to those with a recommendation from a

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Blue Dog Café: Chef Ryan Trahan

Blue Dog Café: Chef Ryan Trahan

Karla Wall October 19, 2018 Comments Off on Blue Dog Café: Chef Ryan Trahan

Chef Spotlight By Karla Wall When Ryan Trahan, new head chef at Blue Dog Café in Lake Charles, took over the position a couple of months ago, he had a clear philosophy and mission.

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Chasing The High

Chasing The High

Karla Wall October 5, 2018 Comments Off on Chasing The High

Death By Drugs: The Opioid Crisis In SWLA A Lagniappe Magazine Roundtable NOTE FROM DR. MICHAEL KURTH   This feature is the second of my three-part series on the opioid crisis. In the first

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A World Of Flavor

A World Of Flavor

Karla Wall August 16, 2018 Comments Off on A World Of Flavor

Chef Vilavong Prasith Of Asia At L’Auberge By Karla Wall L’Auberge’s Asia restaurant offers a wide variety of dishes from some of the most flavorful cuisines in existence — Japanese sushi, Vietnamese pho, Korean

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Brown Bag Café: Chef Chris Wise

Brown Bag Café: Chef Chris Wise

Karla Wall August 2, 2018 Comments Off on Brown Bag Café: Chef Chris Wise

Chef Chris Wise has spent over 25 years in the culinary industry; he held his first cooking job, in fact, when he was only 15. He went on to work at restaurants across the

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