The Steep House. A petite coffee and tea house that welcomes any and all macaroon lovers! The allure of this house called Anna and myself from east of Lake Charles. We set out on the ultimate coffee shop trip. The Steep House is the ideal place to chill.  The layout was indeed cozy and warm and feminine, surrounding us with…

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Every year about this time, I start to think of a healthier lifestyle that all the winter blues have packed on. By March my fitness list has gotten long and like the groundhog, I almost want to crawl back into my hole for six more weeks of winter. However, something happens when I get that first taste of spring. Im…

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I never gave Gypsy Joynt much thought from the outside, but as soon as you step into the restaurant, it doesn’t take you long to get into the groove of the atmosphere. Everything and anything dangles from the ceiling cascading down, and blends in with the walls. It’s a great family dinning place when you are spending your vacation on…

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Porch Café. Best food on the island. It’s right by the ocean with the best ‘extensive wine collection’. Not only do they have the best selection for every pallet tasting wine but also the best tasting food on the island. The wine and the atmosphere go hand-and-hand, so why wouldn’t the food be just as extensive! You see, Porch Café…

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In my ideal world, I would like to think I would live like Reed Drummonds in a way and live off the land. I would have a collection of farm animals such as: cows, goats, chickens and miniature donkeys. They would all live under great big apple trees surrounding my farmhouse. I would pick fresh apples that looked like this: I…

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