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Advertise - The Home Issue

 In this issue, we are celebrating the place we’ve all spent so much time over the past year — home. From exploring Acadiana’s best neighborhoods and inspiration for creating your dream kitchen to recipes to whip up in that kichen…

Advertise - Top Dentists

Acadiana Profile Magazine has partnered with USA Top Dentists to provide our readers with a listing Top Dentists and specialists in the Acadiana area. The list will be published in the June/ July issue of Acadiana Profile Magazine and the…

Editor’s Note

In 2019 we published our first installment of Acadiana Trailblazers. The concept was simple: Find Acadianians doing impressive things. Thankfully, that part was simple. It comes as no surprise that there are a lot of people in Acadiana who are…

A Call to Service

Portraits by Jason Cohen When most of us think of hiring a lawyer, we assume it will cost a lot of money. As a result, some people who need legal counsel may never seek it because they think there will…

Top Lawyers

“Our area’s most respected attorneys, as nominated by their peers within the legal profession. The attorneys in this feature were selected by Professional Research Services (PRS), which conducted an online peer-review survey of area attorneys in Acadiana, Louisiana. Attorneys were…

Magic Tree House

  Architect Chase Marshall Architects, ChaseMarshall.com Designer Mary Beyt, instagram.com/MaryBeyt Cabinets Cajun Cabinets, CajunCabinets.com Woodworks Justin Guillory   It has been a year since moving in, but Bill Finley still opens his kitchen cabinets and closet doors with the…

Sweet Thang of Spring

The Lafayette music-club scene, like its patrons, rarely sits still. Hideaway on Lee has emerged as a homey new hangout in the fertile downtown landscape. Converted from a circa 1905 residence leased by musicians, Hideaway’s growing popularity as a nostalgic…

For Quick Energy

Lafayette Main Squeeze Juice Co. is opening its first Lafayette location as it continues to expand across Louisiana. Local couple, owners Carly and Derek Peterson, are bringing the New Orleans-based company’s nutritionist-designed offerings that include cold-pressed juices and smoothies, juice…

Charlene Richard

In the middle of southwest Louisiana’s prairie, in the village of Richard, is a small cemetery on Charlene Street. Over the years, it has become a place of pilgrimage for those in search of divine intercession. Buried there is a…

Seeing the Forest and the Trees

Acadiana, I have loved you my entire life — your people, your music, your food — but mostly, I love the color of the land, the beautiful restful green of it all and the dense cool shade of your canopy.…

Women Who Lead

Acadiana Profile magazine spotlights women who lead Acadiana’s communities and industries with devotion, determination, resourcefulness and innovation   Dr. Michelle Owens Co-owner/Physician/Cosmetic Surgeon Acadia Women’s Health & Cosmetic Surgery Center Dr. Michelle Owens, FACOG, FAACS established Acadia Women’s Health in…

Advertise June-July Issue

We are going to feature 25 fun things to do in Acadiana this summer.  Summertime means fun time in Acadiana, and there’s plenty of jollification to go around. Showcase your business in our June-July issue of Acadiana Profile. Advertising Deadline…

Advertise - Medical Innovations

This June/July, Acadiana Profile magazine will showcase breakthrough medical technology throughout the region.     Showcase yourself or your practice as a leading doctor in our Annual Medical Innovations issue. We offer complimentary photography as well as a professional writer…

Advertise - Top Lawyers

In the April/May 2022 issue of Acadiana Profile magazine, we will publish the 9th annual Top lawyers feature. The list will be produced from a peer review survey conducted for Acadiana Profile by an Independent firm, Professional Research Services based…

Advertise - Women Who Lead

Coming in the April/May issue of Acadiana Profile magazine Women Who Lead is a special promotional section celebrating women.     Acadiana Profile magazine will spotlight women who possess entrepreneurial spirit, professionalism and devotion to our local community. These women…

Cooler Ranch

Wall Disk #12, Arthur McViccar; Ode to Shane, Cliff Tresner; Bond at Sea, The London Police; Jelly Roll, Susie Gottardi; Along the Way, Kaws; Swamp Stomp Stuck Boar, Church Goin Mule; A selection of heirloom Royal…

Light Recipes

Grilling at home can be done on something as simple as a grate supported by a couple of cinderblocks or on an expensive rig with bells and whistles, or on anything in between. If you’re new to grilling, the first…

Festive Feasting

The Carnival season is long this year since Mardi Gras isn’t until March 1. There’s plenty of time to devour many versions of king cakes and imbibe your choice of beverage, spiked or otherwise. Here’s hoping we will indeed have…

Running in Place

I grew up in New Iberia and was active from the time I could walk. While in high school I ran in my neighborhood, cheered for the local football team and traveled…

Editor's Note

Yoga has been in my life in one form or another since childhood. The seed was planted — as so many are — by my mom. When I was in grade school, she taught me a progressive muscle relaxation…