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Our culture is not cancelled. This year the #essencefest has gone virtual. The Essence Festival of Culture is Unstoppable. Starting today through July 5th, you can refill your cup virtually by tuning in on www.essencestudios.com. Virtual experiences include the...
There are certain, undeniable things in my life which make me just naturally glow, especially around Father’s Day. The pride I have for my family definitely takes the top spot of the list. It seems like each milestone my husband...
June 19th, do you know that this day has meaning? Three years ago, I didn’t. I should have, it’s about our culture, our history, it’s a day about freedom. African American Freedom. June 19th also known as Juneteenth, the black...
Father's Day is coming up soon and, if you're like me, you have gotten a late start to your shopping! While shopping for my husband, I decided to compile a list of great items from local stores...
Disclosure :: we included affiliate links below, but we hope these ideas will help make shopping for those hard to shop for dads in your life a little easier! Let’s face it … for us ladies, shopping comes naturally and...
What is Ramadan? The holy month of Ramadan is a time when Muslims around the world abstain from eating and drinking from dawn until dusk. We say goodbye to our morning coffee, snacking on our chocolate stash throughout the day,...
Disclosure :: El Guapo Bitters is a valued partner of New Orleans Mom. We absolutely love what they are doing for Mother's Day and are honored to share a special discount code. Plus, a portion of every purchase will...
Little did I know that eleven years ago on my son’s first birthday he would get a gift that would become a family tradition! My son Blake received a butterfly garden for his first birthday. I didn’t think much...
Right now, life is crazy. No one knows what tomorrow, next week, next month, or next year will bring. It’s hard to even comprehend whats going on. It's even harder to march forward. But… that’s what moms do. We march...
With stay-at-home mandates and social distancing in full effect, Easter is going to look different this year. Families won't be engaging in the usual public egg hunts, church services, and feasts with friends, but that doesn't mean you can't...
Easter is approaching and I love putting together Easter baskets for my 3 kids. I typically view Christmas as a time for a little more indulgence, but Easter baskets are a little more practical. I try to fill it...
In our house, and even dating as far back as my great-GREAT-grandparents’ house, my family has upheld an Easter tradition of “calling” the Easter Bunny. I’m not talking about an app or a fake phone number used to keep...
Disclosure: This post is sponsored by the Paddlewheeler Creole Queen. Treat Your Mom to a Day Fit For a Queen on the Paddlewheeler Creole Queen's Mother's Day Bubbly Brunch Cruise When I think of a mother, what comes to mind is...
Easter Egg Hunts New Orleans Mom: POSTPONED. New date to be determined. Families attending the 8th annual event can expect unlimited food and drink, entertainment, live ponies, age divided egg hunts, face painting, jewelry making, giveaways, and amazing swag. The...