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The Best of New Orleans Moms Blog :: The Top 10 Blog Posts of 2018

2018 was another successful year for New Orleans Moms Blog. We truly value, appreciate and respect each and every one of you and the community we’ve built together. We are proud that in 2018, New Orleans Moms Blog had over 920,000 page views, reached almost 540,000 unique readers, provided supplies and monetary support to over 5 different charities [...]
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Tips for Parents to Help Their Children Become School Ready

Disclosure :: this post is sponsored by The Parenting Center. How Can Parents Help Their Children Become School Ready? Have you ever wondered, what exactly is school readiness? How will putting together a puzzle benefit your child in school? What is meant by social emotional development? Parents can assist their children with becoming school ready […]

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When the Eldest Knows :: Transitioning Elf Duties to the Big Kid

Our Elf We got our Elf on the Shelf in 2012. I thought it would be a fun way to get into the Christmas spirit and help motivate the kids to behave and get along. For the most part, she’s contributed her share of motivation, but ultimately, they just love the magic that she brings. […]

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Our Family’s Holiday Tradition : Christmas Eve Books

Jolabokaflod Last year, I read about Jolabokaflod, or the Yule Book Flood; a tradition that takes place in Iceland. I was so excited to start this tradition in my own family, especially after watching Frozen’s Holiday Special ten-thousand times and feeling like we needed our “own” tradition. Something we could all look forward to each year […]

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Why Magazine Subscriptions Make a Great Gift for Kids {Avoiding the Fourth Grade Slump}

Kids Love Stories From birth and beyond, fiction is presented to us and typically, this is where we fall in love with reading. Once Upon a Time … are the words we look for when we know something wonderful is about to happen. We get to travel to distant lands, meet magical creatures and go […]

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I’m Sorry. I Just Can’t Be a Room Mom.

I’m sorry, but I just can’t be a room mom. It began in August. Within the first three weeks of school, I had already been solicited for multiple volunteer opportunities. School fair tent volunteering, teacher appreciation luncheon sign-ups, PTA board positions and, yes, room mom interest surveys. As someone who has been an overachiever her […]

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