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The Greater New Orleans Photography Guide

It may be cliched to say but as mothers we are pretty sure that we are all acutely aware of the speed of time. The growth of tiny toes. The transition from diapers to...

I Let My 10 Year Old Ride the Public Bus {and Other Unpopular Decisions}

My Childhood Growing up, I had a lot of freedom. I was a latch-key kid. I was allowed to roam the neighborhood and play at friends' houses. I was able to play outside until dark...

Calling All Crazy-Busy Parents: 5 Simple Tips to Avoid Back-to-School Burnout 

During Back-to-School season, the focus is usually ALL on the kids. But, it’s equally important to make time to take care of YOU too!  And I get it. With the sudden influx of homework assignments,...

Diagnosis :: Peripartum Cardiomyopathy {What Is Happening to Me?}

I have PCOS so it's no surprise that I had fertility issues and struggled to get pregnant. I got pregnant with my first child after failed Clomid and IUD. I had a great pregnancy...

I Make My Husband Sleep on the Couch

My husband and I haven't slept in our bed together in almost a year. I didn't tell anybody until about 3 or 4 months ago because I was ashamed. In my mind I thought...

We Went Through the OneApp Process and Ended Up as Homeschoolers

We went through the OneApp process and ended up as homeschoolers. It sounds like a joke, right? Well, it’s not! It’s a true story. And apparently one that’s not too uncommon here in New...

A Guide to New Orleans Schools, Admissions Tours and Open Houses

New Orleans Schools, Admissions Tours and School Open Houses  Whether you choose private, public, religious or otherwise – choosing a school in New Orleans is a huge challenge because it comes with a variety of...

4 Things You Need to Know to Take the Stress Out of Summer Travel...

Are you planning any fun trips this summer? Sometimes the lead-up to a vacation can create the kind of stress you’re trying to get away from! These simple travel hacks will save you tons...

I Got Fired Last Week

I got fired last week ... laid off, let go, whatever you want to call it. It was a total shock, devastating, almost debilitating at first. I have always been your typical, responsible, type...
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Top 10 Summer Activities That Get Kids to Try New Things

Disclosure: This post was sponsored by St. Martin's Episcopal School. Top 10 Summer Activities That Get Kids to Try New Things Ultimate Summer Bucket List When it comes to the ultimate summer bucket list, St. Martin’s Episcopal...

My VBAC Story :: Dream Vs. Reality

I come from a family who makes beautiful, smart children by the tons. We are Irish Catholic, and man, do we like to make those stereotypes about not having a television ring with (at least...

The Day You Weren’t Coming Anymore…

You were on your way! We first heard about your journey into our lives around Mother’s Day. To say we were excited was an understatement! You were scheduled to be here around Christmas, and...

The Greater New Orleans Birthday Party Guide

The Greater New Orleans Birthday Party Guide Whether you love simple birthdays at home with a few special treats and touches OR pride yourself on Pinterest style birthday extravaganzas at the finest birthday party venues in New Orleans,...

What Gay Dads Are Teaching Everyone on Father’s Day

Expectations of dads have shifted significantly over the past 20-30 years. Remember when Mom was tasked with doing everything while dad came home after work and retreated into the den to catch the game?...

 

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