Local Business, Local Brews: PJ’s Coffee


PJ’s on Poydras is a full service coffeehouse providing gourmet coffee, delicious pastries, and great lunch. Conveniently located in the CBD and right across the street from the Superdome, stop by this PJ’s for a quick bite, a business lunch and catering for your next meeting.

PJ’s Coffee has worked hand in hand with LifeCity to put on healthy, zero-waste events. As Thanksgiving is around the corner we would like to take a moment show our gratitude for PJ’s efforts to support LifeCity and to promote a more sustainable New Orleans by featuring them in November’s Member Spotlight. Show your gratitude for this local business by dropping in for a cup of coffee, and receive a free up-size on your order when you use your LifeCity Green Card.

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The Greentrepreneur: Natural Awakenings Magazine

lolitaIf you need a magazine to help you find the healthy living and sustainability resources in our community – Natural Awakenings Magazine is it!  This local chapter has tremendous reach in our region (of over 50,000 readers) and is one of the best places to learn about the most up-to-date happenings in the green sector.  This Saturday, the Magazine is hosting NOLA’s first annual Healthy Living & Sustainability EXPO at the Pontchartrain Center in Kenner, LA from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

In honor of this inaugural event, we interviewed Lolita Werhan, Publisher of Natural Awakenings S.E. Louisiana to learn more about her passion for healthy living and sustainability.  LifeCity is a proud partner with this tremendous leader in our community along with the New Orleans Chamber of Commerce in the Green Games, a business competition to green local offices, restaurants, and other organizations. Continue reading