Eating

The Sno-down: the best snoball stands in New Orleans

by nola family staff              It doesn’t matter how you spell it – Sno-Balls, Snowballs or Snoballs – the icy creation is one of the most beloved culinary traditions in New Orleans, taking its rightful pla...
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Spotlight: Grow Dat Youth Farm

To nurture one’s soul is to nurture diversity and leadership and encourage personal growth. It also helps if the growing process involves some quality food along the way! At Grow Dat, people of diverse backgrou...

2018 Nola Family Favorites Reader Survey

We want to hear from you! Parents turn to other parents for the best advice on everything family- from picking a dentist to picking a party place- we just naturally want to know what other parents' favorite– ...

The Family Meal: Latter Healthy Creole Gumbo

  Candace and Mark Latter took different routes into the restaurant business in New Orleans. Yet their shared love of food, wine and hospitality brought them together, and helped them to breathe new life into ...
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The Family Meal: Thai Basil Fried Rice with Chicken

Jay and Diana Chauvin Gallé, with children, Mila, 8 months, and Gage, 2, in the backyard of their Metairie home. Diana Chauvin Gallé from La Thai   Diana Chauvin Gallé got her first taste of the restauran...
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4 Delicious Holiday Recipes

  Snowman Cake Pops Much cozier than going out in the cold and building a real snowman. Click here for the full instructions.         Rice Krispie Wreaths Put the little one...
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The Family Meal: Shrimp Creole

The value of eating dinner together as a family cannot be measured. Between jobs, school, sports and everything else that consumes our lives, it sometimes can be hard to connect on a daily basis. Yet, it’s so...

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