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4th Annual NORD Family Fun Walk and Health Day

4th Annual NORD Family Fun Walk and Health Day Disclosure:: This post is sponsored by NORD. Entergy Presents NORD’s 4th Annual Family Fun 5k Walk in celebration of Park and Recreation Month The New Orleans Recreation Development (NORD) Commission will host its 4th annual Family Fun Walk featuring a 2.2 mile walk around Pontchartrain Park […]

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NOLA Moms Need to Know :: New Orleans Activities in July 2018

Happy July! Don’t let the heat keep you from enjoying the rest of the summer with these exciting events around the city! This is in no way intended to be a comprehensive event guide {we maintain a full calendar of events right here}. We’ve pulled out a select number of events for your family to enjoy […]

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How to Avoid Summer Weight Gain in Kids

Disclosure :: this post is sponsored by Children’s Hospital. How to Avoid Summer Weight Gain in Kids Summer is the highest risk time for children to gain extra weight. Based on several studies performed over the last ten years in various locations across the United States, the prevalence of obesity and overweight in children increases […]

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Massage Envy :: A Total Body Care Resource

Disclosure: This post was written and sponsored by Massage Envy. Membership Makes a Difference Whether you’re a weekend warrior, an entrepreneur or a busy mom on-the-go, your body works hard to keep up. Taking care of your body should be a top priority. The best way to start your new wellness routine is with a Massage Envy Membership. […]

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Please Don’t Pass the Veggies :: Why I Stopped Pressuring My Children To Eat Their Veggies and Other Stuff

“Eat your veggies, stop holding that blanket and get your thumb out of your mouth.” We’ve heard these said a million times; I’ve said them a million times. But why? Sometimes in parenthood there is a time to just throw in the towel. Kids feel pressure every day. Pressure at school, pressure with friends and […]

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2018 New Orleans Mom of the Year :: Nominate YOUR Favorite New Orleans Mom

2018 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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How-To’s for Staying Healthy During Festival Season

Disclosure :: this post is sponsored by Touro Infirmary. Springtime in New Orleans means festival season is here! It is a chance to experience some of New Orleans’ best music, art and food as well as the lovely weather. However, this season can take a toll on your health and body. There are plenty of […]

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