Any given Friday night, once the kids are in bed, you can find my husband and me on the couch watching our guilty pleasure, Dateline. So it’s no surprise that when I saw the advertisement for “Abducted in Plain Sight” on Netflix, I quickly added it to my queue to watch next. A few days […]
Disclosure: our partners at Charlie Banana sponsored this post. It’s Never Too Late to Switch to Cloth Diapering When I was pregnant with twins, it totally altered the way I designed my registry, both for good and for bad. I eliminated much of the pricier gear and opted for hand me downs and second hand items instead. […]
Across the city of New Orleans, just before and all during, women (and men too) are breaking out the glitter. We are in prep mode for our parades across the city in Cleopatra, Muses, Nyx, King Arthur and more. Each parade has its signature throw, and it has been declared that it must be covered […]
We tried for years to get pregnant and our doctor referred us to a fertility specialist. After much testing, we were told that there was a less than 1% chance we would get pregnant on our own. At the time, I was 37 and my husband was 39 so we didn’t have much choice but […]
Ça c’est bon sha :: A Creole’s Trip to Cajun Country
If you want to drive a New Orleanian crazy, call us Cajun. It’s the nail-on-the-chalkboard equivalent of calling our beloved city “Nawlins” or putting kale in gumbo. While these compliments are well-intentioned when visitors proclaim how much they love our Cajun culture or how spicy our Cajun food tastes, it takes all of my New […]
This post is inspired by all the women who lament that their husband refuses to get a vasectomy. Dear Men, I understand your manhood is important to you. Your testicles are basically an inside organ living on the outside of your body. I know you feel pain for days just thinking about the last time […]
Listen to Sidewalk Swing Band’s jazz music on Sundays, while enjoying a vibrant dining atmosphere at NOPSI Hotel’s Public Service. Indulge in an extensive array of hand-crafted cocktails to pair with an eclectic menu of quality comfort foods, to make brunch the best part of the weekened.