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6th Annual NOLA ChristmasFest Featuring New Holiday Attractions

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by NOLA ChristmasFest.  6th Annual NOLA ChristmasFest Featuring New Holiday Attractions NOLA ChristmasFest is one of the largest indoor holiday events on the Gulf Coast. NOLA ChristmasFest, a 12-day special holiday event based in downtown New Orleans, will display thousands of dazzling lights and dozens Christmas trees decorated by local […]

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St. Nick Celebration in the French Market District – A Full Day of Holiday Fun

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by the French Market District.  St. Nick Celebration in the French Market District – A Full Day of Holiday Fun St. Nick Celebration – Saturday, December 8th | 10am – 4pm The annual St. Nick Celebration in the French Market District on Saturday, December 8th from 10:00 a.m. to […]

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Making Christmas Magical with a French Market Holiday

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by the French Market District. Making Christmas Magical with a French Market Holiday The French Market District is nothing short of magical during the holiday season with festive decor guiding shoppers and revelers along their way to merriment. During this season, more than any other, people share with us […]

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New Orleans Moms Blog Reader Survey :: Share Your Feedback To Win a Gift Basket of Our Favorite Items Worth $200+!

As we hope all of our readers know, feedback from local New Orleans moms is VERY important to us. We work tirelessly to bring the moms of New Orleans resources, events, guides, giveaways and information that will make your lives easier and hopefully more fun. When you all speak (constructively, of course!), we listen. We […]

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What You Need to Know About Jefferson Parish and New Orleans Charter Schools

What’s a Charter School? Charters are public schools that operate outside of the traditional Parish School System, though some are still authorized and overseen by the local school board (Type 1 & 3). Type 2, 4 & 5 are BESE authorized, which means The Louisiana Department of Education oversees these charters. Every charter school (or network of charter […]

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Cajun Holiday Tea with Papa Noel:: A Holiday Celebration Cruise

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by our friends aboard the Paddlewheeler Creole Queen. Cajun Holiday Tea with Papa Noel:: A Holiday Celebration Cruise It is said that Papa Noel and his alligator crew rides through the bayou “quicker than a snake shimmies down the river” to bring joy to the little ones every Christmas. […]

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

November is here, and we’re thankful for the many opportunities to make family memories during all the fun activities happening in and around New Orleans this month! 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 […]

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A Global Perspective: Why We Chose Immersion

Growing up in New Orleans our education system has always come under criticism for it’s less than stellar record of student performance, funding and lack of diversity, innovation and administrative oversight. Enter Hurricane Katrina. Although this mighty storm and its subsequent levee system failures brought floodwaters, destruction and heartache to the city, she also washed […]

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Halloween 2018 :: Snack and Shop at Lakeside Shopping Center {Recap}

Disclosure :: Our Second Halloween Event was sponsored by Lakeside Shopping Center, St. Martin’s Episcopal School, and Bryan Subaru. 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 [...]
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Shivers at Canal Place :: New Orleans Family Fun

Disclosure :: Canal Place sponsored this post. Shivers at Canal Place :: New Orleans Family Fun We’re inviting all New Orleans families to choose their favorite Halloween costumes and head down to Canal Place in downtown New Orleans for Halloween fun! Costumes and candy and VR, oh my! Canal Place’s Shivers Halloween celebration is Saturday, October […]

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10th Annual Boo Carre Halloween Haunt :: Saturday, October 20th

Disclosure :: this post is sponsored by French Market District, but please know that NOMB loves this event! In fact we will be hosting a table oursleves so comes say hi! Annual Boo Carre Halloween Haunt – Saturday, October 20th Ghosts, ghouls, princesses and superheroes will bewitch the French Market District on Saturday, October 20th, […]

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