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4th Annual Donuts with Santa Recap

This past weekend – before things got crazy hectic with all things holiday – we hosted THREE amazing playdates for our readers in celebration of the upcoming holiday season! We switched it up on the Southshore this year and hosted one huge playdate at the beautiful Cannery for the first time ever, and we expanded our Northshore [...]
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{Tis’ The Season To Be Giving} Choose Ronald McDonald House Charities and Receive, Too!

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by McDonalds, but all content and opinions are my own. {Tis’ The Season To Be Giving} Choose Ronald McDonald House Charities and Receive, Too! Giving Season Thanksgiving is right around the corner and with November comes ideas galore about how and why and who to give to. Some do 30-days […]

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Junior League of New Orleans Sixth Annual Touch A Truck!

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Junior League of New Orleans.  Junior League of New Orleans Sixth Annual Touch A Truck! What child doesn’t dream about getting behind the wheel of a fire truck, an ambulance, a bulldozer, or a tow truck?  Touch a Truck makes their dream a reality!  This unique, interactive event allows […]

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2017 Guide to Holiday Fun Runs & Races Around New Orleans

NOLA December weather is beautiful; less humidity makes everyone want to get outside. Load up the family for a holiday fun run, race, or people-watching along a race route! 2017 Guide to Holiday Runs & Races in New Orleans Celebration in the Oaks 2 Mile Run/Walk (December 9) :: New Orleans. NOLA’s favorite family fun run, […]

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5th Annual Moms Night Out Recap

Disclosure :: Our 5th Annual Moms Night Out was sponsored by: Children's Hospital, Touro Infirmary, Engel and Voelkers, Sazerac and The Ogden Museum of Southern Art. The title sponsors answered all of our emails and calls quickly and with grace. It's always a pleasure to plan events alongside professional and gracious hosts.  Title Sponsors For FIVE years running, [...]
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Let’s Talk About The Safe Haven Law

Another day of scrolling through Facebook when I should probably be doing something else. It’s another day and the same sad, horrible story comes up in my feed. While it isn’t the exact same story, it is the same ending. A newborn baby abandoned in trashcan, garden, bathroom, dumpster the list goes on. It is […]

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NOLA Moms Need to Know :: New Orleans Activities in July 2017

It’s time to soak up some summer fun in NOLA this July!! This is in no way intended to be a comprehensive event guide {we maintain a full calendar of events right here}. Rather, we’ve pulled out a select number of events for your family to enjoy throughout the month. If you have suggestions or additions, […]

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Bloom Mother’s Day Brunch 2017 {Event Recap}

Disclosure :: Our annual Bloom Mother’s Day Brunch was sponsored by the beautiful Maison Lafitte in Mandeville. Last Sunday, the New Orleans Moms Blog team, along with several community members and expectant New Orleans area mothers, filled the gorgeous Maison Lafitte in Mandeville for a fun-filled brunch to celebrate motherhood. Table Sponsors We would like to take a moment to recognize […]

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I Am the Face of Preeclampsia

Like most women, the majority of my pregnancy was uneventful. My morning sickness resolved itself by seventeen weeks, and aside from being exhausted and having that fire-breathing dragon indigestion, everything was great … until it wasn’t. Around thirty weeks, I started feeling just generally unwell. My feet were swollen all the time, and I felt […]

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McDonald’s : Giving Back to Nola

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by McDonald’s®.  Food for Thought By now, you’ve probably seen NOMB shout our delight with the announcement of Greater New Orleans McDonald’s $2.99 Happy Meals. You might have seen us talk about how excited our children are at the availability of  Yoplait Go-GURT Low Fat Strawberry Yogurt as a […]

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