Seleigh is a New Orleans native currently residing in Waggaman with her husband and two daughters. She stayed local and received her undergraduate degree from Loyola University New Orleans and Master’s from the University of New Orleans. She currently works at a New Orleans charter school as a School Operations Leader. As a life long civil servant she has found her passion dedicating her days to NOLA’s youngest residents! Seleigh spends her weekends running between extra curricular activities for her girls, festival hopping and enjoying dinner at her favorite restaurants.
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Sex Sells and Everyone is Doing it

If you want to see the talented LSU Gymnastics team in person, we strongly suggest attending an LSU gymnastics meet. Sex Sells and Everyone is Doing it The NY Times posted an article last week calling...

Tips for Celebrating Juneteenth

This is new for most of us. Before a few years ago, I am sure a large majority of the US population did not know what Juneteenth was; regardless of your race. This is not...
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Worth the Drive from New Orleans :: Lynn Meadows Discovery Center

It’s no secret that there are a ton of fun activities to enjoy in New Orleans with kids. Whether you are visiting New Orleans for a few days or you live in the area full-time, New Orleans...

My Teen Needs a Job! {Tips & Tricks for Helping Your Teen Look for...

Summer job postings are going up now! So, your teen is getting ready to finish the final stretch of the school year, and they're looking for their first summer job. Below are some helpful hints...

We’re Still Recovering :: Life after Ida

It's been 5 months since Ida made landfall. It's been 5 months and it still feels like 3 days for our family and so many others.  Life after suffering extreme damage to your home when...

5 Best Kid Friendly Burger Spots in New Orleans

5 Best Kid Friendly Burger Spots in New Orleans Who doesn't enjoy a night out when you don't have to fight your kids to eat or keep reminding them of "inside voices" the entire time?...

Hi, I’m a Gymnastics Mom!

I didn't expect to be here... In April 2013, I signed my daughter and myself up for a Mommy and Me gymnastics class. It was my mom guilt that brought me to the class to...

Oh, I Can REALLY Be Anything I Want to Be!?!

We've all heard the phrase growing up that you can be anything you want to be. As a female, this was drilled even deeper; but at 34 I finally get it. For years my...

5 Fabulous Black-Owned Eateries

New Orleans is a food mecca! We have our own unique way of creating dishes and it draws people here by the thousands. Of course, there are all the big-name "top" restaurants that we...

Stop Judging Me: Pandemic Parenting

Living through a pandemic is tough enough but mom-shaming is at an all-time high. My mom-guilt was already on 100 and now I'm managing virtual schooling, questioning every sniffle and cough, cooking 10 meals...

Our Longer-than-Expected Pacifier Relationship

I'm sure we've heard it a thousand times, but nothing prepares you for parenting. We read all the books, blogs, and message boards; we ask family and friends questions and know all the "ideal" ways...
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Cold Weather Indoor Fun!

New Orleans is experiencing some chilly temps this week and if you're anything like me you are finding every opportunity to hide from the cold! We have been getting creative with the outdoor activities...
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Our New Sanity Saver: Journaling for Kids

This year has honestly been the roughest roads most kids have encountered.  Huge life changes, traditions canceled and holidays missed, kids and adults are carrying quite the load, and things can feel tough. Our newfound...

Unexpected Back to School Emotions

Back to school has been quite the journey and so different for each family this year. Since returning to school in person and sharing conversations with friends, our kiddos have been experiencing some unexpected...