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Kids in the Kitchen -- Cooking Skills and Safety Rules (1)

Kids in the Kitchen :: Cooking Skills and Safety Rules

Like I mentioned in my last post, despite the benefits, we still get weary about allowing our kids to cook with us. Especially the young ones. The key, is to understand what skills our kids should have at different ages. Having this understanding allows us to safely foster their independence, while allowing us an opportunity to […]

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Secrets From a No-Recipe Kitchen

It’s no secret that I love cooking. Both of my parents were born in the New Orleans area and raised by mothers who loved cooking. I have fond memories of suppers at my grandmother’s house on Sundays packed with family and hot food. She made cooking look easy and fun. Baked macaroni and cheese, seafood […]

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You Can Make 2017 YOUR Year

Hey mama! I’m talking to you. Yes, you. The mom who is always running late, skips showers more often than she’d like to admit, hasn’t asked for the much deserved raise, didn’t graduate college, yells at her kids too often, can’t drop the excess weight, doesn’t spend enough quality time with her husband or who […]

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NOLA Moms Need to Know :: Your Guide to the Month of November

There are only TWO months left of 2016, y’all! Make the most of the rest of the year!! We found some fabulous November activities for your family to enjoy in and around New Orleans. If you’re looking for holiday events, be sure to check out our Ultimate Guide to Holiday Events in New Orleans!  November 4 […]

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Finding Your Mom BFF

If your social skills are rusty since laboriously inviting new humans into this sometimes inhospitable world, you might be having a hard time making new friends at the playground. I am finally putting an end to a long dry spell and have a bit of advice to share on what to say when you’re trying to move in on a cool […]

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