Culture

Amédé-Ardoin

Bringing Amédé Home

A symbolic ceremonial event for an iconic Louisiana musicianOpelousas, LA — Sunday, March 11, 2018, a special event, Bringing Amédé Home, will take place at 4pm at the St. Landry Parish Visitor Information ...
Boudin

Creole boudin recipe

Ready in: 1hr 40minsYield: 1hr 40minsUnits: USIngredients:11/2 lbs pork steak 1/2 lb pork liver, Very Fresh (not frozen) 1onion, Coarsely chopped 3garlic cloves 2 bay leaves 1sp...
chicken

Chicken ‘à jardineira’

Ingredients:1.5 kg / (31/3 pounds) chicken cut into pieces 2 medium onions 3 cloves of garlic Pepper (to taste) 1 bay leaf 300 grams / (101/2 ounces) peas 3 medium carrots 800 grams /...
cod

Cod with chickpeas in the oven

Ingredients:4 desalted cod steaks (about 1 kg / (21/4 pounds) 500 grams / (171/2 ounces) chickpeas 100 ml / (63/4 tablespoons) olive oil 2 medium onions 3 cloves of garlic 4 eggs Pepper ...
Mardi

Courir de Mardi Gras Soileau, LA

This is a cold, windy morning, at 9:30am in Metro Soileau (although this is as country as can be). Metro Soileau is the name associated with this region, as locals prefer to relate to this area. The Parade Capt...
VACO

VACO – la véritable peinture Mauricienne!

VACO, de son vrai nom Jacques BAISSAC, est un peintre Mauricien né en 1940 à l’Ile Maurice. Il passe son enfance sur sa terre natale, où son père architecte lui donna très jeune le goût du trait, du crayon, pui...
Carthon

Changing calendar organisation with Richard Carthon

A successful entrepreneur at just 24, Richard Carthon talks business, religion, family and Barack Obama - and why the people around you are so important in life.Richard Carthon had aspirations to be a lawye...
Creole Stew

Recipes – Creole stew

Ingredients:1 savoy cabbage 1 turnip 3 carrots 1.2 kg / (22/3 pounds) potatoes 750 grams / (12/3 pounds) beef 150 grams / (51/3 ounces) Portuguese chorizo 1 farinheira (Portuguese smoked...
Aaron Harris

Aaron Harris’ – From Plantation to Professor

From humble beginnings on the plantations of Louisiana to a senior position in one of the most highly-respected historically black universities in the USA, Professor Aaron Harris’ story is as unconventional as ...
Father JeromeLe Doux

Father Jerome LeDoux – Wisdom Comes with Age

Father Jerome LeDoux has a good answer for any question. Give him time, and he’ll talk your ear off with a great story. Spend enough time with him, and you’ll get focused stories with reasoned insight on topics...