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Why We Practice Uneven Parenting

Uneven Parenting We have four children ranging from 1.5 to 9 years old. They have different needs and wants. They have different interests and are at different stages of development. What’s good for one is not always good for the others. For these reasons and many others, we choose NOT to parent them “evenly.” Practicing Realism When we purchase something […]

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We’re NINE New Orleans Moms Stronger :: Meet Our New Contributors

We are thrilled to introduce our community to nine new members of the New Orleans Moms Blog team. Each one is a dynamic, warm and inspiring New Orleans mom, and we can’t wait for you all to get to know them both online and in person at any of our upcoming events. We are humbled and […]

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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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Taking Off My Referee Hat

Whether you stay-at-home, work-from-home, work part-time, full-time to list out the number of hats a mother wears on any given day could make “War and Peace” look like a short story.  Executive chef, personal driver, stylist, dentist, hair dresser, therapist, teacher, laundress, nurturer, cleaning lady, budget committee – this just covers the hats I wear […]

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New Orleans Childcare :: Is the Hoffman Early Learning Center Right For You?

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by New Orleans College Prep.  New Orleans Childcare :: Is the Hoffman Early Learning Center Right For You? We all know that sending our kids off to school for the first time can be a whirl-wind of emotions. Especially here in New Orleans where schooling isn’t necessarily based on […]

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Why We Don’t Use Behavior Charts

If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed. – Albert Einstein Apparently Einstein and I have something in common as am not a fan of reward charts for behavior. I’ve tried them. Sure, at first, they work great. But then, after a little […]

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2017 New Orleans Mom of the Year Winner!!

We are excited to announce that the winner of our 2017 New Orleans Mom of the Year is :: Naomi Lavergne Smith {Nominated by :: Hannah Szubinski} I have known my best friend Naomi since we were born. She is the most loyal and loving friend you could ever have. She has a Masters in Early and […]

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2017 New Orleans Mom of the Year Finalists

2017 New Orleans Mom of the Year Finalists We received some amazing nominees for our New Orleans Mom of the Year campaign … nominated by husbands, fiancés, daughters, sons, sisters, and friends … all who have made a difference in the lives of others and who motivate and inspire those around them. Selecting the top 10 […]

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2017 New Orleans Mom of the Year :: Nominate YOUR Favorite New Orleans Mom

2017 New Orleans Mom of the Year Whether she is a stay at home mom, work from home mom or working mom, her “job” involves so much more than the title implies. She’s the family nurse and the keeper of the calendar. She’s the meal planner and the chef. She’s the chauffeur, the referee, the laundromat, the travel agent. […]

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