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NEW ORLEANS – Five stories high, standing atop a loft in a centuries old French Quarter structure, there are noticeable gaps in the floorboards and light is pouring through from below. The wood floors are too old to even creek, instead they just moan. Getting here required a disconcerting hike up a series of old […]
A Louisiana home designed by Al Jones Architect, the Baton Rouge based architecture firm of renowned architect Al Jones, is featured today on the national Facebook page of the American Institute of Architects.
There’s a home in a town in Louisiana you’ve never heard of with a quality of craftsmanship you can’t imagine. It’s a place where a simple brick walkway will make you stop dead in your tracks and a potting shed will make you actually want to garden in a hot and humid Louisiana summer. It’s […]
OK, here’s the truth of the matter – in the South, a lot of people raise their own meat, slaughter their own meat and/or hunt their own meat. But, if you can’t or won’t do any of that, the next best thing is to grind your meat.