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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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2018 New Orleans Mom of the Year Finalists

2018 New Orleans Mom of the Year Finalists We received some amazing nominees for our New Orleans Mom of the Year campaign … nominated by husbands, fiancés, daughters, sons, sisters, and friends … all who have made a difference in the lives of others and who motivate and inspire those around them. Selecting the top 10 […]

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

Welcome May and all the flowers! Check out these events and celebrate the coming of the summer season! 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. If […]

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Join the 300 Angels of NOLA Campaign :: Wear Your Wings on May 7th for Our Tricentennial!

Angels are so common that they are on the verge of being annoying … when you Google them, you may as well be Googling kittens or rainbows … they are that prevalent, over-used, and ripe with over-sentimentality. But. They are still the most striking and universal symbol for just about anything we don’t have ample […]

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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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