My Favorite Things: Carolyn McKnight

Photo by Marie Constantin


Superintendent of BREC


Guilty pleasure

Designer handbags

Glass of blackberry smoothie isolated on white background

Place for lunch

Sitting on a BREC park bench near a lake drinking a fruit smoothie

Baton Rouge experience or attraction

Walking through the Baton Rouge Zoo or BREC’s Bluebonnet Swamp on a slow, rainy day

Way to get myself moving in the morning

Praying and devotion with my spouse

Childhood memory

Time spent at my grandmother’s on Sunday after church service

Song on my iPod

“The Star Spangled Banner” by Whitney Houston

Item in my wardrobe

All of my mother’s hats that I inherited

Way to spend a Saturday morning

On a BREC golf course with my awesome husband


The Art of War for Women by Chin-Ning Chu

Concert I ever attended

Roberta Flackat the Dallas Symphony Hall

My Fave Things-rose2Place for a manicure/pedicure

My patio while enjoying my rose garden

Way to unwind

Zumba dancing to “Uptown Funk”


Maison Francis Kurkdjian “Aqua Universalis”

 App on my smartphone


Out-of-town destination


Talent I wish I had

Ability to fly a plane or tap dance

My motto for life

Carpe diem

Hidden talent

Performing driving tricks on ice!

My Fave Things-pink golf ball2Way to spend $20

Purchasing two boxes of hot pink golf balls

Most treasured possession

My beautiful and smart grandchildren

Idea of perfect happiness

When you are using your gifts to help others succeed