Louisiana Life - March/April 2009 March 1, 2009 Admin Staff - Sean Bova FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinemail La Ville Du Pont des BreauxI once thought I was going to be a fatality while I was in Breaux Bridge. There were neither maladies nor criminal intents involved; it was just that I was in the wrong place at the wrong time. The place… BarometerA compendium of what’s hot & what’s not in Louisiana Louisianian at LargeMystery of the blue crawfishExperiments on the effects of prolonged light exposure on Louisiana crawfish have Northwestern State University researchers rubbing their eyes, for after only four months, six out of 10 crawfish turned a permanent royal blue in color,… A Labor of LoveThe boys and I have been reading Little House on the Prairie. They don’t seem to notice any similarities between themselves and the pioneering Ingalls children, but me and that Mrs. Ingalls? We could talk. We could definitely talk.Take the… les oeufs, Louisiana-styleRebirth, renewal and recipes Room ServiceThis former Monroe hotel is now a home with a view. Above the CloudsGaither Pope brings a unique perspective to his art. Following the FloraShort trips that make “scents” August 15, 5:55 p.m.Why Acadians in New Brunswick honor the moment Great Outdoor ExperiencesAs recalled by locals who have had them. ‘Better than bananas’Founders of Port Fourchon hoped for fruit; instead they got oil. Regional Travel While much of the country is still bundled up in winter coats during March and April, in Louisiana these are some of the best months to hit the road for a beautiful weekend getaway or a full-blown spring break.… Northern LouisianaRegional Reports From Across the State Central LouisianaRegional Reports From Across the State Cajun CountryRegional Reports From Across the State Baton Rouge/Plantation CountryRegional Reports From Across the State Greater New OrleansRegional Reports From Across the State Dining Next DoorA travel guide to Texas cuisine FrogmoreOne unusual name, two very different places GoaltendingBob Pettit was the NBA’s first-ever MVP.