Megan Albritton


How a Book Changed my Mind About the Use of Social Media

I read a lot of books. Most of them are fiction. A lot of it is Young Adult fiction. Many of the books are memorable. None of them have touched me though like my...

Why I Choose Modern Medicine

Why I Choose Modern Medicine This is not a post to say how I am better than you or care about my children more. We are all doing the best we can and make decisions...

Work that Bubble :: Confessions of an Anti-Smocking Mom turned Smockaholic

Before I had my last baby, a boy, I SWORE I would never dress him in bubbles, sunsuits, anything smocked or knee socks. Here I sit, over a year later not only eating my...

Disney Fatigue

Disney ... the most magical place on Earth, right? I mostly agree with that statement until what I refer to as “Disney Fatigue” kicks in. This usually happens around day two of being at...

Choosing Not To Plan A First Birthday Blowout

My baby is turning one, which is a big deal. He is our last and we’ve tried to enjoy the baby time as much as one can enjoy a baby. When my oldest turned...

Five Reasons Exercise Eludes Me … And I Am Totally Okay With It

I recently participated in a diet and lifestyle challenge for 6 weeks. Part of the challenge included giving yourself points for exercising every day. I know exercising is good for me. I know I...

When The Wheels Fall Off {Working, Making it Work, and Sick Kids}

I work full time. My husband also works full time. We have three amazing children, aged 5, 3, and 10 months. Logistically, this is pretty much a nightmare. My job is not very flexible....

The Top 5 Reasons This Mom “Can’t Even” With Snack Day

Snack day ... the one day a month where you have to find a healthy snack to feed 20 small children that they will want to eat. It started simple enough 3 years ago....

My New Mantra :: 4 More Years

4 more years. 4 more years. It's the mantra I tell myself on a daily basis. It's my, "I think I can." In four years, my children will be 9, 6 1/2, and 4 1/2....

Single Kid, Double Cart: Don’t Do It

I hesitate to write this post because I know it will annoy some people, but I have a serious pet peeve. You know those race car carts at Whole Foods? The only ones in...

Relying On Screens To Get Through Summer

The summers of my childhood were great. There were lots of long, lazy days spent doing not much at all. Many of those hours were passed playing Nintendo and watching television. Lots of television. And...

Drizly NOLA Delivers Faster Than You Can Load/Unload Your Kids

Disclosure :: New Orleans Moms Blog was thrilled to work with Drizly on this sponsored post. Our team members were compensated, but they share only their true experience and feelings about the service below. Trust us when...

Building My Village, One Member At A Time

According to an African proverb, "It takes a village to raise a child." Recent events have me thinking about my "village." Who is in my village? Does my village *have* to include people I...

Well I Guess It All Depends … Undergarments

  Let's be honest ... bladder control post child-bearing is the real deal, moms. Well, I Guess It All Depends ... Undergarments  Bladder leakage is a sad reality after having 3 children. Yup, we are GOING there (pun...


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