Author Archive | Amanda Bensabat

Bloom :: A New and Expectant Mom’s Brunch 2018 {RECAP}

Disclosure :: Our annual Bloom Mother’s Day Brunch was sponsored by The Cannery, a stunning event venue located in mid-city. Last Sunday, the New Orleans Moms Blog team, along with several community members and new and expectant New Orleans area mothers, filled The Cannery for a fun-filled brunch to celebrate motherhood. @media only screen and (max-width: 479px) [...]
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6th Annual Easter Egg Hunt Recap

Disclosure:: Our 6th Annual Easter Egg Hunt was sponsored by: Children's Hospital  and Touro Infirmary. And a special thanks to the very talented When You Wish Entertainment for hopping over to surprise the children! We could not have made this event fabulous without their support. The title sponsors met with us for multiple walk thru appointments and answered all of our [...]
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4th Annual Donuts with Santa Recap

This past weekend – before things got crazy hectic with all things holiday – we hosted THREE amazing playdates for our readers in celebration of the upcoming holiday season! We switched it up on the Southshore this year and hosted one huge playdate at the beautiful Cannery for the first time ever, and we expanded our Northshore [...]
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Halloween 2017 :: Snack, Sip and Shop at Lakeside {Recap}

Disclosure :: Our Inaugural Halloween Event was sponsored by: Lakeside Shopping Center and St. Martin's Episcopal School. The title sponsors answered all of our emails and calls quickly and with grace and met with us in person on numerous occasions. It’s always a pleasure to plan events alongside professional and gracious hosts.  Title Sponsors It was both [...]
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5th Annual Moms Night Out Recap

Disclosure :: Our 5th Annual Moms Night Out was sponsored by: Children's Hospital, Touro Infirmary, Engel and Voelkers, Sazerac and The Ogden Museum of Southern Art. The title sponsors answered all of our emails and calls quickly and with grace. It's always a pleasure to plan events alongside professional and gracious hosts.  Title Sponsors For FIVE years running, [...]
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My Journey Through Postpartum Anxiety & Depression :: Recovery {Part 4 of 5}

Author’s note: This is a part of a series written at different stages of my experience with postpartum depression and anxiety. If you feel like something is not right, please reach out. You do not have to suffer. You can read part one of my journey here, part two here, and part three here. I will […]

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My Journey Through Postpartum Anxiety & Depression :: Getting Help {Part 3 of 5}

Author’s note: This is a part of a series written at different stages of my experience with postpartum depression and anxiety. If you feel like something is not right, please reach out. You do not have to suffer. You can read part one of my journey here and here. I’ve shared how I believed I was healing […]

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My Journey Through Postpartum Anxiety & Depression :: The Chaos Within {Part 2 of 5}

Author’s note: This is a part of a series written at different stages of my experience with postpartum depression and anxiety. If you feel like something is not right, please reach out. You do not have to suffer. You can read part one of my journey here.  I am writing this with the benefit of […]

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My Journey Through Postpartum Anxiety & Depression :: The Calm Before the Storm {Part 1 of 5}

Writer’s Note :: I wrote this post at 4 weeks, 6 days postpartum. I thought I was adapting to life as a mom of 3 and no longer suffering from the anxious thoughts that plagued me in the early weeks. At the very least, I felt almost “myself” again. I could not have been more […]

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Holiday Gift Guide for Moms :: New Orleans Moms Blog’s Favorite Things

Disclosure :: New Orleans Moms Blog hand selected the items featured in this post. Some are brands we have worked with in the past and some are new, but they are all ones we are personal fans of and already endorse. In order to participate, New Orleans Moms Blog required all vendors to provide product for [...]
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