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Hop Down The River On The Paddlewheeler Creole Queen {Unique Easter Celebration in New Orleans}

Disclosure :: our friends and partners at Paddlewheeler Creole Queen sponsored this post. Hop Down The River On The Paddlewheeler Creole Queen {Unique Easter Celebration in New Orleans} As with most holidays in New Orleans, there is no shortage of ways to celebrate Easter with your kids in the Crescent City. That said, one of […]

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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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2017 Guide to Easter Events Around New Orleans

2017 Guide to Easter Events Around New Orleans Part of being a NOLA mom is knowing that there is always a celebration in the midst. Now that Mardi Gras is over, it is time to start looking toward the next big holiday celebration – EASTER! If you are looking for something fun to do during […]

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Attend the Egg Scramble in New Orleans City Park’s Carousel Gardens!

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by New Orleans City Park. Attend the Egg Scramble in New Orleans City Park’s Carousel Gardens! Join us on April 8, 2017 for the Egg Scramble in New Orleans City Park’s Carousel Gardens. This year’s event is going to be egg-cellent with over 36,000 eggs for your kids to find! […]

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It’s Moms Night Out at European Wax Center!

Disclosure :: You may have seen that our sponsors, European Wax Center, recently opened Uptown. We are thrilled to announce that they are hosting a Moms Night Out just for you – our loyal readers!  It’s Moms Night Out at European Wax Center! At European Wax Center, we’ve always believed that revealing beautiful skin is […]

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One Simple Tip to Encourage Your Kids to Eat Healthy :: Let Them Cook!

As an occupational therapist, I have a strong desire to encourage independent living skills with my kids. At a very early age, I was encouraging them to dress themselves, brush their own teeth, bathe themselves … any life skill, it didn’t matter, I wanted them to be able to do for themselves. Cooking is one […]

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Give Mardi Gras a Chance {Tips for Family Fun from a NOLA Mom}

I grew up going to Mardi Gras, just like my dad did and just like my own children will. I remember when the Arthur Hardy magazine would hit the shelves each year and scrolling through in awe at the pictures on each page. I remember the wide-eyed amazement I felt as a little girl taking […]

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