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Concussions in Kids03-Mar-2014

concussions in kids When recreational sports cause traumatic brain injuries. Several months ago, 9-year-old Tristan Cordes was playing football and collided heads with a teammate, causin.. Read More

getting the most from camp20-Feb-2014

getting the most from camp How to get the most out of your child’s summer camp experience. Choose carefully. A preschooler will do best at a camp that has many of the same qualiti.. Read More


considering camp? here's a quick Q & A Q: How do I know a camp will be right for my child? A: The best way is to talk to the director. Ask about their philosophies, ab.. Read More

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Dishcrawl New Orleans04-Apr-2014

Dishcrawl with us! We're so excited to go to this super fun event and hope you'll take some time out for yourself ( I am) and join Michelle Mishon, The New Orleans Dishc.. Read More

Easter hunts and general fun!03-Apr-2014

Easter Egg Hunts and Happenings! April 5th NOMA Egg Hunt 11:00am, Sydney and Walda Bestoff Sculpture Garden Cost: $10/members, $12/non-members; $15 at the door... Read More

The Birthday Circuit21-Nov-2013

By Ann Herren As a new parent, one of the biggest shocks to my mental health, aside from the small human that was now living with us, was Birthday Parties. I squeak.. Read More

Montessori & Waldorf Schools in the New Orleans Area11-Sep-2013

New Orleans offers an abundance of educational options: public and private, religious or secular, traditional or, increasingly, alternative. For that, families are looking more c.. Read More

packing a safe school lunch11-Sep-2013

A study published by the American Academy of Pediatrics found that more than 90 percent of sack lunches were kept at unsafe temperatures, exposing children to foodborne illnesses. Even lunche.. Read More


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Crawfish Tales

A New Orleans native and crawfish lover, I used to describe myself as a PR girl but now I describe myself as an avid multi-tasker, juggling my way through the day while experiencing the joys of motherhood with a marketing eye.   Visit Blog

Mommy Man- Adventures of a Gay Superdad!

I live with my boyfriend, Drew – no, we’re not married – and our twins Bennett and Sutton, who were born in August 2009.  They were conceived via gestational surrogate, with eggs provided by Drew’s sister, Susie.  (Yes, I provided the sperm… which I add not because I enjoy talking about my sperm with complete strangers, but because some people will wonder… and what must those people think?)

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One Potato

Bottom line; we love books! And so does Jay. He gives incredible reviews, and on every sort of children's book you can imagine.   Visit Blog

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