Summer Fashions on a Budget with ALG Style {Sponsored Giveaway}

Disclosure: ALG Style is a sponsor of New Orleans Moms Blog, but if you like to save money while staying on trend OR if you want to win a personal outfitting session of your own, you won’t want to miss this post! It’s that time of year again: time to swap those sweaters, skinny jeans and […]

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The Terrible – No, Make That Terrific – Twos! {Sponsored by The Parenting Center}

Disclosure: this post is sponsored by The Parenting Center. If you have (or will have) a two year old in your home, you will absolutely relate to this post … plus we’re offering the chance to win a spot in one of The Parenting Center’s upcoming classes. The Notoriously Terrible Twos I’m sure we have […]

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Moving to New Orleans: 5 Reasons You Should Move to the Crescent City Now {Sponsored by Leasily}

Disclosure: Leasily, a New Orleans start-up reinventing rental property listings with professional photography and effortless landlord features, sponsored this post. Just over a year ago, my husband and I moved back to New Orleans, our native city, along with our two little ones. Despite both of us being born and raised in the Crescent City, as well […]

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Why I hate springtime in New Orleans {Sponsored Giveaway by DEADPEST}

Disclosure: this is a sponsored post, but if you detest all things bug then this is a must read! Plus, you can win a year’s worth of a New Orleans essential – home extermination – courtesy DEADPEST. Mosquitoes and Termites and Roaches … Oh My! Springtime in New Orleans conjures up many images. Crawfish boils, […]

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7 Aqua Aerobic Exercises That Will Get You Fit!

Last year I decided to really put a focus on exercise, but the thought of going to the gym and plodding on the treadmill just didn’t motivate me. That’s when I found out how much fun aqua aerobics could be. Here are 7 of the exercises I used to get in shape: The plank I […]

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Playing Tourist in New Orleans

Downtown New Orleans has so many family friendly activities and things to do, yet I am embarrassed to admit we do not take enough advantage. Sure, we head down to the Children’s Museum from time to time, but we do not usually venture beyond there when we are downtown with our kids. Recently, we decided to head out […]

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At a Fork in the Fertility Road: Secondary Infertility

Just about this time last year I was preparing for my 30th birthday. I was doing my best to hide a pregnancy, as friends and family wanted to make plans for a big celebration. But there ended up being no dirty 30 celebration for me. Instead of being inside a bar, I was inside of an […]

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Eating Your Way Through Jazz Fest: My Top Picks for Parents and for Kids

There is absolutely nothing I love more than Jazz Fest. Ok, there is Mardi Gras and the Saints and beignets. But, Jazz Fest packs everything I love about New Orleans into two weekend: culture, crafts, music, friends and FOOD!!!! The food vendors at Jazz Fest serve up the very best that our area has to offer. […]

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Girl Vs. Grill: Pink Pineapple Punch

Today on the blog we are thrilled to bring you a fun, lighthearted series in preparation for summer! It’s starting to warm up, the days are longer, the kids are taking swim lessons and we’re gearing up for … summer barbecue season! We don’t know about you all, but our team loves nothing more than […]

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Girl Vs. Grill: Shrimp Skewers

Today on the blog we are thrilled to bring you a fun, lighthearted series in preparation for summer! It’s starting to warm up, the days are longer, the kids are taking swim lessons and we’re gearing up for … summer barbecue season! We don’t know about you all, but our team loves nothing more than […]

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Girl Vs. Grill: Green Bean and Tomato Salad

Today on the blog we are thrilled to bring you a fun, lighthearted series in preparation for summer! It’s starting to warm up, the days are longer, the kids are taking swim lessons and we’re gearing up for … summer barbecue season! We don’t know about you all, but our team loves nothing more than […]

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Girl Vs. Grill: Lemon Lime Coconut Chicken

Today on the blog we are thrilled to bring you a fun, lighthearted series in preparation for summer! It’s starting to warm up, the days are longer, the kids are taking swim lessons and we’re gearing up for … summer barbecue season! We don’t know about you all, but our team loves nothing more than […]

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