Opelousas – Lee’s Cajun Cuisine

Where to Get the Best Gumbo in Louisiana

Gumbo is a staple of the south and we treat it as such. Every region of Louisiana has something different to offer with their gumbo flavor, roux, and ingredients. We asked Pelican team members to search for the best gumbo in their communities and they delivered! Make sure to stop by these local spots when you’re wanting something that feels …

How to Make a Charcuterie Board on a Budget

Charcuterie boards have quickly become a social media phenomenon thanks to their delicious, luxurious ingredients and cultured aesthetic that inspires the bons vivants in us all. As a creative and passionate hostess, I find joy in feeding my friends and family for weekend get-togethers, weddings, baby showers, and birthday parties. I’m always the friend who gets nominated to host events and …

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Financial Fraud: What It Is and How to Prevent It

Today, people are highly susceptible to having their financial health drastically impacted by fraud. Even if you or someone you know hasn’t personally been a victim of fraud, it’s important to know how you can protect yourself from it. More often than not, people don’t realize they’ve been a victim of fraud or a scam until it’s too late. We’ve …

Is a Meal Delivery Service Right for You?

Let’s face it: we all lead busy lives! We have professional and social obligations to manage, our kids have hectic schedules, and chores around the house can pile up. These responsibilities leave little time for things like meal planning, grocery shopping, and cooking. On some weekends, I’d rather spend my extra time with friends and family than taking the time …