Faith in New Orleans

At 5:30 Saturday morning, I woke up slowly to the shrieks of AC/DC and Quiet Riot. At 5:45, just after Cum On Feel The Noise’s initial crescendo, the music stopped. Shawn tiptoed his way into my connecting shotgun room apologizing and reassuring me that we had one more hour to sleep. “No we don’t, I…

Cooking is the Ultimate Art Form

Last week, I attended the WCEF conference in New Orleans. Volunteering the first day, I wasn’t able to hear the afternoon’s discussions, but was pretty impressed by the morning panel as well as Friday’s environmental talk and the panel on culinary creativity. The latter was hosted by Susan Ford of Louisiana Cookin’ Magazine, Chef John…