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Dear Fellow Moms, How do you do it? I see you posting pictures of fun family activities, annual vacations to Disney, girls’ nights, and sweaty selfies after an independent workout, and I wonder how you do it. Where do you find...
When I was a little kid, I wanted nothing more than to have a huge family. I grew up watching shows like 7th Heaven and Step by Step, dreaming of lots of siblings and a house overflowing with activity....
February holds a lot of events. We have a day to celebrate love, we enjoy all things king cake and Carnival, and we celebrate a heritage that holds a major part of history. I remember growing up, year-round, my...
Staked off spots. Majorettes. Brass Bands. King Cake for Breakfast. Purple, Gold & Green Beads. Glitter. That is what Mardi Gras normally brings, not in 2021. I am a transplant, but Mardi Gras is by far my favorite time of year.  My mini and I can...
Dear JoJo, I am a mother of two little girls - ages 4 and 7 to be exact. They are both big fans of yours and have been for years. We had the pleasure of seeing you in concert September...
2021 is ringing in a new found outlook on what may lie ahead. Still unpredictable, New Orleans won't look the same this year with a new way to celebrate our beloved holiday Mardi Gras. Once Mardi Gras was transformed...
Every time a meme about moms yelling at their kids comes across my news feed, I feel a small sense of comfort because it reminds me that it’s not just me. My girls are both incredibly stubborn children. “Strong-willed” does...
I recently had a big reality check. For so long, I’ve been trying to figure out being a mom, get back on my own two feet, and be able to live a comfortable life and great example for my...
I live in Ponchatoula, LA. The Strawberry Capital of the World.  America’s Antique City. There are numerous annual events that bring folks to Ponchatoula, but this cute town can be a delightful day trip anytime. Just a quick 45 min drive...
I recently shared a list of packing essentials for a ski vacation with children. In addition to learning quickly what gear was useful and what gear could remain at home, we learned plenty about surviving a ski trip with...
My husband and I recently traveled with our 3 boys (ages 9, 7 & 3) to Keystone, Colorado. Four of the five of us have never seen that volume of snow, much less been to anywhere where below zero...
I have a love/hate relationship with New Year’s Resolutions. I think they goal-setting is a valuable tool for making real and needed changes in our lives, but I also find the task can be paralyzing if the resolutions feel...
There is a meme that has crossed my feed a couple of times recently that asks something like,  “are you the ‘I’m frozen and can’t do anything type of anxiety’ or the ‘I have to do everything right now...
This month for our “Be the Change Spotlight” we'd like to introduce you to NOLA Baby Café, an organization committed to their mission to inspire, educate and support women and their families on their journey to a healthier life...