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Lisa

Lisa is a mother to an awesome son and daughter. She has been married for 22 years to her lobster. She attended UNO more years ago than she would like to admit and has a full time job in the CBD. She grew up in Jefferson Parish and now lives on the Northshore. She loves spending her weekends gallivanting the area from Nola to Biloxi with her family and vacationing as much as her pocketbook and vacation time will allow. She loves Disney. She has a scrapbook habit that connects her with friends. She is a Christian that tries to walk the right path but stumbles a lot.

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2020 Audubon Zoo Lights

Sadly due to COVID 19, Audubon Zoo Lights has been canceled for 2020. Hopefully, it…

Christmas Cookie Exchange
5 Tips for Hosting a Fun Christmas Cookie Exchange Party

You are in the Christmas spirit, and you want to host a party. Christmas cookie exchange…

Saving Money For Christmas
6 Easy Tips To Help You Save Money For Christmas

It’s that time of year that many parents have extra anxiety about money.  Everyone is…

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Why I Run

I never thought in my life that I would be doing 5k’s or missing running…

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Great Tips for Going to the Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival with Kids

Suppose you want to do a little smaller festival but just as much fun as…

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New New Orleans Airport (MSY): 5 Things You Need To Know

I recently had my first experience with the new airport, and I must say that…

Awesome Reasons You Need to Visit Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

We wanted to do something different on our recent trip to Florida. We decided to…

Terrific Reasons You Should Take A Disney Cruise

I will start out by confessing that I am a Disney freak and love ALL things Disney.  I expected the best on a Disney cruise, and I was not disappointed.  Here are a 7 reasons I think you should take a Disney Cruise. 

Discovery Cove Orlando
Tips for Visiting Discovery Cove In Orlando, Florida

This summer we booked a trip to Discovery Cove in Orlando, Florida after friends suggested…

Great Wolf Lodge
Things To Know Before Visiting Great Wolf Lodge

A couple of years ago, our family visited Great Wolf Lodge Grapevine over Mardi Gras…

Jean Lafite
What You Need To Know About Taking a Jean Lafitte Swamp Tour

 One of the coolest attractions in Southeast Louisiana outside of New Orleans. One that locals often…

Gulf Islands Waterpark
Tips For Visiting Gulf Islands Waterpark In Gulfport, Mississippi

A few years ago, I got tired of paying for country club membership just to…

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Things You Need To Know When Visiting The Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium

My family loves all the Audubon attractions in New Orleans. So much so we always…

Lynn Meadows Discovery Center
Tips for Visiting Lynn Meadows Discovery Center In Gulfport, Mississippi

When we first started venturing out with two kids, I remember the drama involved with…

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Tips For Hosting A Successful Sleepover

Many of my fondest memories as a kid involve a sleepover.  I still remember my…

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Two Yummy Ways To Use Up Your Leftover Thanksgiving Turkey

Thanksgiving is over and all you have to show for it is half a turkey…

Community Service for Kids In New Orleans
Community Service in New Orleans for Kids

It is very important to me that my children learn to give of their time…

Halloween Class Treats
Two Easy Halloween Treats For Class Parties

You feel compelled to make a treat with love for your child’s class, but you…

Lice
What to do When Your Child Has Lice

It’s that time of the year. You open your child’s backpack, and there’s a note…

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Lunch Ideas for Toddlers and Preschoolers

So you have finally come to grips with the fact that your little one is…

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Fun Things To Do In Houston With Kids

Our family loves to travel and vacation, but my kids aren’t super excited about long…