Best Peanut Allergy Friendly Restaurants in New Orleans

Want to dine out at a peanut allergy friendly restaurant in New Orleans? We know it can be hard to accommodate dietary restrictions and allergies so we have put together a list of the...

20 Kid Activities with Mardi Gras Cups

If your family recently moved to New Orleans, welcome! After one season of Mardi Gras, you will soon own the largest collection of "go cups" ever. While you shouldn’t plan to sleep a lot...
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The Easiest Kid-Friendly King Cake Recipe

The Easiest Kid-Friendly King Cake Recipe We don't know about y'all, but we're ready to celebrate Mardi Gras with our kids in New Orleans! If you are looking for an easy kid-friendly Mardi Gras activity...
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Our School Community Is MADD :: We Love You, Abby

Our School Community Is MADD :: We Love You, Abby It came through as a text but the words on my phone made no sense. I stood there reading that a young girl and member...

Prepping for the Magic: A Disney World Packing List

Prepping for the Magic: A Disney World Packing List It is almost time for the annual migration of New Orleanians to Orlando. Yes, I am talking about the large number of locals who will head...

Mardi Gras Royalty :: Continuing the Tradition

Seriously, we live and play in the coolest city ever. Even with Alabama throwing shade this way, our version of Mardi Gras is top notch. Mardi Gras is about bleeding purple, green and gold. It...

From NOLA to Houston, With Love

{How to help Hurricane Harvey Victims} {What It's Like to Be a Hurricane Survivor} From NOLA to Houston, With Love We're just a few days shy of the anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, and our TVs and social...

Let’s Talk About The Safe Haven Law

Another day of scrolling through Facebook when I should probably be doing something else. It’s another day and the same sad, horrible story comes up in my feed. While it isn’t the exact same...

Dear Reginelli’s :: This Mom Thanks You

We have a neighborhood Reginelli’s that we frequent often. It is casual, easy to get in and out of, and they don’t mind kids. Right after my second child was born, I was irritated...

Mommy Needs An Attitude Adjustment

I need an attitude adjustment. It is a fact. I know I do. I just need to figure out how I get my head in the game. I am stuck between my patience and...

Is a Disney Cruise Worth the Hype?

I believe there is a Disney difference. It’s what makes it the difference between the “Happiest Place on Earth” and any other theme park. We recently sailed on the Disney Wonder out of Port Canaveral...

Giving Myself a Potty Training Pep Talk

My eyes open and there is no time to fight it. Today is the day. It is the preplanned date that I have guarded on the calendar with no activities and no work. It...

Gift Ideas Under $20 You Can Still Amazon Prime

The guy in the big red suit is almost here and kids all across New Orleans are counting down the days. I heard that the elves are starting to pack the sleigh! So now...

Motherhood, But First Coffee

It’s Tuesday morning. Of course, it is before my alarm goes off, but I hear the kids start moving. I jump out of bed in an effort to throw myself together before they make...