Parenting Advice

Tips For Surviving Festivals With A Toddler

Spring time in this beautiful city is just around the corner and so is my…

Mardi Gras With Special needs
Tips For Surviving Mardi Gras WIth A Special Needs Child

Everyone in New Orleans LOVES going to Mardi Gras Parades, Right? My daughter says she “loves…

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How To Raise a Self Confident Child

Parenting is HARD. We have 18 years to transform these little humans into confident, functioning…

Hring a Babysitter
Questions You Must Ask Before Hiring A Babysitter

Recently, my husband and I had a work event to attend. The problem was the…

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How To Potty Train In Three Easy Steps

Potty training is hard, however doing so in phases was not only easier for me,…

Reuse Dance Costumes
How To Repurpose and Reuse Old Dance Costumes

Dance is expensive, one of the most expensive parts of dance are the costumes. If…

Organizing Kids Spaces
Easy Tips and Creative Ideas for Organizing Kids “Play Spaces”

If you’re anything like me as a parent, you neither have the space, nor the…

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{One Mom’s Opinion} Why the Walk Up Movement Will Hurt Our Kids

This weekend in a sleepy quiet subdivision in Metairie, a woman was shot by her…

Family New Year
New Year’s Resolutions Your Family Can Make This Year

As we say goodbye to 2017 and welcome 2018, many of us will find ourselves…

Masshootings
How To Talk To Your Kids About Mass Shootings

This morning we all woke up to the horrific news out of Las Vegas. Our…

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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How To Tell Your Child Is Over-dramatic

Do you have an over-dramatic child? I do and my house is DRAMA DRAMA DRAMA,…

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How to NOT Lose Your Mind When Your Child Is Having Surgery

A few months ago we scheduled my 2-year-old son’s first anesthetized surgery. As a parent this…