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*All photos are from Dennah Renee* In recent years, remote work has emerged as a game-changer in the professional world, offering unparalleled flexibility and freedom. No longer confined to the traditional office cubicle, remote workers are rewriting the rules of work-life balance and exploring the world in ways previously unimaginable. One of the most enticing […]

The Villas at Spanish Court: A Destination for Remote Workers

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*All photos are from Dennah Renee* In Minden, Louisiana lies a hidden gem that’s perfect for hosting your next micro-retreat: The Villas at Spanish Court. The friendliest city in the south offers a serene and tranquil setting that’s ideal for a getaway with your team, friends, or family. Whether you’re seeking a break from the […]

6 Reasons You Should Host a Micro-Retreat in Minden, LA

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Come to Minden, Louisiana, to experience the epitome of Southern hospitality. By Trudy Haywood Saunders (originally published in www.travelandleisure.com) The people of Minden, Louisiana, have a lot to smile about. An outdoor lover’s paradise of lakes and bayous, the northwest Louisiana town is perfect for fishing, boating, kayaking, and hiking, but if you ask the locals, it’s […]

This Is the Friendliest Town in the South — With Beautiful Lakes, Bayous, and Charming Antique Shops

The Minden House - Minden, LA

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Recently, my great-grandmother’s house in Minden was featured on Magnolia TV’s “In with the Old.” Titled “Minden’s Mysterious Yellow House,” the show features the extensive renovations Sara McDaniel of Simply Southern Cottage performed to restore the Victorian house, built around 1905, to modern times. Since I grew up visiting family members at the Minden House, […]

The Minden House – Minden, La

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Webster Parish has a unique history that echoes through its many cemeteries. While some might associate cemeteries solely with mourning and remembrance, these burial grounds offer much more than a final resting place. They serve as historical archives, cultural landmarks, and serene spaces for reflection. People of the south are drawn to visit the many […]

Discovering the Rich Heritage of Webster Parish Through its Many Cemeteries

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Minden unveils a rich tapestry of history through its charming streets and historic landmarks. One aspect of the town’s cultural legacy lies in its historic churches, each telling a unique story of faith, resilience, and community. Join us as we journey through the hallowed halls of Minden’s historic churches, where the echoes of the past […]

A Journey Through the Historic Churches of Minden

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As Valentine’s Day approaches, the charming town of Minden, Louisiana, beckons lovebirds to embark on a romantic getaway like no other. Escape the ordinary and indulge in a southern love story at one of Minden, Louisiana’s newest short term stay properties, where enchanting accommodations, intimate settings, and the warmth of southern hospitality create the perfect […]

A Valentine’s Day Getaway in Minden, Louisiana’s Charming, Historic Downtown

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In early 2014, I was happily residing in sunny, south Texas.  Everything was right in my world.  All aspects of my life were extremely fulfilling.  I LOVED my work.  For the first time in my adult life, I was completely and utterly in love with my church.  My circle of friends was deeper and wider than ever […]

Finding Mayberry in Minden

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Get ready to be swept away by the vibrant and colorful spirit of Mardi Gras as Minden, Louisiana, gears up for its annual Mardi Gras Fasching Parade on January 27, 2024. The heart of the celebration lies in downtown Minden, where the community comes together for an evening of joy, laughter, and cultural richness. Minden […]

Visit Minden, LA for Mardi Gras 2024

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Minden stands as a picturesque town that has played an unexpected yet significant role in the world of cinema. Minden has been a sought-after location for filmmakers for its small-town charm, offering a diverse range of settings that have graced the silver screen. From iconic movies to popular TV shows, Minden has quietly become a […]

Minden, LA on the Big Screen!