Jeanne DeLasalle

Jeanne is a single mom to a wonderful son who loves nothing more than her family, friends, and her Saints. Born and raised in New Orleans, she enjoys everything this city has to offer. In her spare time you can catch her napping or binge watching movies on her couch. On Sunday's in the fall, she is in the Superdome and goes into a state of depression when football season is over.

Unaccompanied Minor: Flying Solo

When my son was about 3 months old, we moved from New Orleans to Houston. As the only grandchild, since I am the only child, traveling back and forth was something we did quite...

My Journey to Clear & Brilliant Skin

Y’all, I am petrified of aging. Listen, I know, embrace your wrinkles and your laugh lines. I swore I would not get the Botox bug because I knew once I started, there was no...

DIY Charcuterie Board

Whenever I do happen to go out to eat somewhere, I always look to see if they serve charcuterie boards. It is one of my favorite appetizers to order, or even have as my...
Disney Genie+ vs Fast Pass

Disney Genie Service: Is the Extra Cost Worth It?

You may or may not have heard, but Walt Disney World has axed their beloved FastPass lanes and have converted them to Lightning Lanes. Disney introduced Disney Genie Service; this is built into the My...

Wine 101 for Millennials

I read an article by The New York Times that said Millennials are going to be the death of the wine industry. The article called us the White Claw generation, gross. "As baby boomers retire...

Is It Important for a Family to Eat Together?

Growing up, we mostly went out to eat dinner every night. On nights when we would eat at home, it would usually be at the table or on TV trays watching the news or...

What are your Love Languages?

Let’s first preface this with everyone has a little bit of all the Love Languages. Once you know your main Love Language, it is easier for your partner to know how you want to...

A Letter to Sean Payton

Dear Sean Payton, I am all in my feels trying to write this. In 2006, you came here and transformed a team that was used to being mediocre and sluggish, and honestly just plain boring...

The Love/Hate Relationship with the Gym

Ever get that guilty feeling when you don’t go to the gym one day? Life happens, you get stuck at the office, your kid is sick or has a game, or you are just...

Dry Shampoo: The Good, The Better, and The Best

Gone are the days of washing your hair every day. Times they are a-changin! Back in the early 2000s, dry shampoo wasn’t a thing, at least it wasn’t something I knew about. Fast forward...

Changing Jobs: How an Article Changed my Perspective

As I was sitting in bed one night, scrolling through Twitter, I came across an article that caught my eye - “Switching Jobs Often Can Lead to Higher Income.” I started to read it...

Life without Drew Brees

Finally, we were back in the Superdome. Twenty-two months away from one of my favorite places to be in New Orleans. The excitement could be felt all around as we pulled up and went...

What Happened to Gabby?

I am sure you have heard by now the story of Gabby Petito. If you haven’t, here’s a rundown and timeline of events. Gabby is a 22-year-old social media influencer that has been missing since...

September 11, 2001 – Where Were You?

Every year, I see posts asking “Where were you on 9/11?” Everyone has a story, they were at work, they were in school, they were at home. That day is as distinct in my...