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Bloom Where You are Planted :: A NOLA Staycation

This post is not sponsored in any way. My family genuinely enjoyed the referenced local businesses and wanted to share our experience with you.  Don’t have the budget or time to travel? Overwhelmed about where to go and what to pack? Does traveling with small ones seem daunting? You’re in luck! If you live in […]

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

Close out the summer with these fun August activities in and around New Orleans before heading back to school! 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 throughout the month. […]

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French Market to Host the Bartender and Waiters Race in Honor of Bastille Day

Disclosure : This post is sponsored by The French Market. French Market to Host the Bartender and Waiters Race in Honor of Bastille Day {July 15, 2018} The French Market hosts the Bartender and Waiters Race, a speed walking and skill test, as a celebration of the local hospitality industry and Bastille Day. This unique […]

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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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From “No Thank You” to “Yes Please” :: Why I’ve Changed My Take on Summer Camp

Why No Camp? Two years ago, I wrote a post explaining why I was a “No Thank You” to summer camp. I cited reasons such as the kids needed unstructured down time and how I was looking forward to time for them to riding bikes, swimming and playing too much Minecraft. Change of Heart Now here I […]

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

We are thrilled to introduce our community to eleven 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 […]

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Boat Blessing :: Lafitte Style

I grew up in Missouri so moving to Louisiana pretty soon after graduation was a major culture shock for me. But my husband grew up in Lafitte for pretty much his whole life so this was just his normal. However, it didn’t take long at all for me to fall in love with the area. […]

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2018 New Orleans Mom of the Year Winner!

We are excited to announce that the winner of our 2018 New Orleans Mom of the Year is :: Ashley Mohren {Nominated by :: Jessica Perilloux} I met Ashley in September when she registered her daughters for dance at my studio, and I have been amazed by her every day. She has 3 biological children […]

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