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.

Disney Parks Must Haves

We have returned from another successful Mardi Gras at the Happiest Place on Earth. My father decided when my grandmother passed away, that he would use some of his inheritance to buy into Disney...

Mardi Gras Tips for Teens: Advice from a “Cool Mom”

Back in the late 90s (I can’t believe that’s possible), the place for us to be for all the fun Mardi Gras parades was St. Charles Ave and First Street. As always, times were...

Raising Chickens: An Investment That Is So Worth It!

  Raising Chickens: An Investment That Is So Worth It! As we have all seen costs rise and rise from our gas to our grocery bills, families have been trying to save money any way they...

Why My Parenting Style is “Different”

Everyone parents their children differently, whether it is from their own upbringing or from learning what didn't work and improving from there. It's what makes everyone unique and their own person. There is no...
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Top Gifts for Teenagers This Christmas

One of my love languages is gift giving. I have always been that person that will see something for a friend and buy it and give it them for no other reason than to...

High School Reunion: Twenty Years Feels Like Yesterday

This past weekend was my 20th high school reunion. While that number is quite shocking to me and honestly feels wrong, it had me stop and pause to reflect on the past 20 years....

5 Must Read ‘Spicy’ Books

As I open my email from my son's teacher, giving us the list of Summer Reading Books he will get to pick from, my brain begins to stress. There was nothing I disliked more...

Harahan Restaurant Week :: July 23 – 31

On the outskirts of the Big Easy, you can find the quiet little city of Harahan. You may recall I wrote about all of the amazing places to eat and things to do here,...

The Latest Show Trending on Netflix :: How to Build a Sex Room

It is a Friday night after a long week of work, which seems to be more busy than usual for me, I grabbed the remote for a little R&R. Netflix is usually my first...

Date Night in New Orleans :: DrinkLab NOLA

Date Night in New Orleans :: DrinkLab NOLA Since the pandemic, I feel like I have turned into a homebody even more than I was before. If I stay home, I don’t spend money on...

Miles Teller: The Top Gun Addition all Millennials Needed

I have been waiting for Top Gun: Maverick to come out which seemed like forever. It was originally supposed to be released in 2019, but with the pandemic, that pushed it back. It actually...

My Top 5 Favorite Summer Cocktails

Ah, summertime! I don’t know about you all, but I was able to breathe again once the last day of school was over. No alarm clock at 5:30 am to make sure everything was...

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...