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I love my local used bookstore. It is my favorite spot in the city. On the rare occasion that I have an afternoon to myself, I head down to Blue Cypress Books on Oak St., find a new book, then...
Over the last month, I have been spending a lot of time North of the city, on the other side of the lake. My family and I were in Mandeville during Hurricane Zeta, and while we did lose power,...
Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Sharkey's Cuts For Kids in Mandeville.  Why Sharkey's Cuts for Kids Coming to Mandeville Is The Best News Ever! Northshore parents, we have such exciting news to share with you! No longer do you have...
“A good snapshot keeps a moment from running away.” -Eudora Welty If we can collectively agree on anything related to COVID-19 it is that life is precious and our health and families are the most precious treasures we could have....
Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by hampr. That said, this service was created by a local mom, and Lafayette Mom writer, and we truly think that the idea is a mom's dream come true.  Moms Everywhere Rejoice: The Laundry...
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 that can...
So you posted a box for #blackouttuesday and have been listening and learning about privilege and systematic racism but you're wondering what's next, what tangible steps you can take to be an agent of change. A great next step...
Disclosure :: Clean Creations sponsored this post. If you've attended a New Orleans Mom event, then you already know that this is a local mom-owned brand we regularly support, endorse and recommend without reservation! Right now Barbara is offering...
Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by Bryan Subaru.  Bryan Subaru is Open and Working to Safely Serve the Public The presence of COVID-19 has changed countless things in the world. Stay at home orders are in place, graduations have been...
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...
  Teacher Appreciation Day is May 5. Now, more than ever, after homeschooling our own children for a month, I think we all have a heightened appreciation for just how hard teaching children is and how taxing (yet rewarding) the...
Disclosure :: This post was not paid for but it was authored by E. Francis Financial, one of our annual Egg Hunt event sponsors.  Financial Strategies for COVID-19 and Beyond Recent weeks have tested households in extreme ways. While the time...
Disclaimer: We strongly recommend social distancing and adhering to the government policies in place. However, we know local businesses are trying to remain open, and are offering creative ways to service customers. Social distancing, due to COVID-19, has closed schools...
Swim Lessons and Swim Team in New Orleans Thank you to South Louisiana Swim Team for being our premier swim lesson partner. The South Louisiana Swim Team is a comprehensive aquatics program focused on teaching, training and fostering a love for...