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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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The Shops at Canal Place Celebrates Halloween with Shivers at the Shops!

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by The Shops at Canal Place. The Shops at Canal Place Celebrates Halloween with Shivers at the Shops! Calling all little ghosts and goblins to join the fun! The Shops at Canal Place will celebrate Halloween with Shivers at the Shops, a family-friendly event on Saturday, October 28, 2017 from 11AM – […]

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Family Friendly Events at The French Market This October

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by The French Market.  Family Friendly Events at The French Market This October RESCHEDULED to October 28: Boo Carre Halloween and Harvest Festival The French Market hosts its annual Boo Carré Halloween and Harvest Festival on Saturday October 28th, featuring live music and craft booths where kids can interact […]

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5 Reasons to Make the Drive to Lafayette for Festivals Acadiens et Créoles

Disclosure :: this post is sponsored by Festivals Acadiens et Créoles. 5 Reasons to Make the Drive to Lafayette for Festivals Acadiens et Créoles Heeey NOLA neighbors! What are you doing the weekend of October 13-15? How about a play date at Girard Park in Lafayette? We invite you to take a short road trip to […]

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

It’s fall y’all!! Cheers to football, (hopefully) cooler temps and all things pumpkin!! Time to plan all your fun for October 2017! ***Special Note :: Be sure to check out our Guide to Fall Family Fun and Pumpkin Patches! *** This is in no way intended to be a comprehensive event guide {we maintain a full calendar of […]

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Hidden Gems :: Five Places to Eat That You Probably Haven’t Tried

If there’s one thing New Orleans knows how to do, it’s surprise. This is particularly true with places to eat. Sometimes, location keeps hidden gems from being found. Other times, it’s our own closed mindedness about the grub or the way the place looks from the outside. So, because you never know when you’re going […]

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5 Reasons to make NOLA Oktoberfest a Fall Family Tradition

Oktoberfest at the Deutsches Haus is a New Orleans Institution. The Deutsches Haus, an organization formed in New Orleans in 1928 to assist German immigrants in assimilating to life in New Orleans, has been hosting Oktoberfest in New Orleans for generations. My austere, German Coast-born grandfather used to do the Chicken Dance there with my […]

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Wheel Fun Rentals’ Pumpkin Patch at New Orleans’ City Park

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by Wheel Fun Rentals.  Wheel Fun Rentals’ Pumpkin Patch at New Orleans’ City Park City Park Pumpkin Patch Usher in the changing seasons with Wheel Fun Rentals’ Pumpkin Patch at New Orleans’ City Park! It’s the place to go for fall fun in the Big Easy. Exciting rides, games, […]

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Algiers Point {It’s a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood}

Algiers Point {It’s a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood} I love the neighborhood I live in. Even though my house may be haunted. It’s the Mayberry of New Orleans. Don’t believe me? Spend a lazy day with the family following my guide to being a Pointe Algerine. Eat in Algiers Point Tout de Suite My […]

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