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Yes, the Westbank has good restaurants. The Westbank is not as bad as everyone makes it seems. It’s not that far from most places, and we have many restaurants and things on the Westbank that other areas do not have.  A...
Whether you live on the Northshore (which, we highly recommend) or find yourself in the Mandeville / Covington area visiting Fontainbleau State Park ... we strongly suggest making time to visit these delicious restaurants in Mandeville in Covington. Two Must...
It’s the weekend before Thanksgiving, and my husband and I finally found time to celebrate our 15th anniversary-- 3 months late.  The main objective was to go to a local restaurant, the kind where you can linger for a few...
What mom doesn't love a good moms night out and a good deal?!?! Fortunately, New Orleans offers a variety of great and delicious Happy Hour specials. Here are my top 10 favorite that you need to try :: 1. Cure Details:...
When it comes to restaurant recommendations, I feel like the Northshore gets no love. I get it. There are SO MANY great places to eat in the city, and that drive across the lake is just. so. long. (My...
Yes, you read correctly! My family and I are going to attempt switching to a vegan diet for the fourth time. I think it's safe to say that one of the hardest things to do is to change your...
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 read about but what about...
I have taken my son out to eat at Hooters. There. I’ve said it, and I'm not apologizing for it. He was about to turn two, a friend of ours was celebrating his 40th birthday there, and kids were invited. So,...
As a mother, alone time is virtually non-existent. I have one child. She is a year and a half old. Everything that I used to love to do alone is now done with my child. Going to the bathroom....
I used to sleep late on the weekends. A long, wistful time ago when I just thought life was challenging. My husband and I went out to dinner and drinks; now we are awake at 6:00 am and tired...
Not only does this time of year mean parades, Popeye's, and finding a place to pee, it also means king cake. Like any good New Orleanian, I have sacrificed my blood sugar levels in search of my favorite.  This...
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? Our go-to family night out...
Hello. If you're a native to this Greater New Orleans area, (and we all are, even if we don't all start out that way) you've probably heard some unflattering, untrue things about the western side of the great Mississippi...
I am generally good at letting people's advice and comments about my parenting roll off my shoulders. I know they are usually well-meaning and not trying to insult my intelligence or capabilities (they just haven't read Amy Poehler's book)....