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GREAT MOMS NIGHT OUT IDEAS

GREAT MOMS NIGHT OUT IDEAS

Today: GET UP…BREAKFAST…KIDS DRESSED…OFF TO SCHOOL…OFF TO WORK…PICK UP KIDS…HOMEWORK…DINNER…BATHS….KIDS IN BED…LAUNDRY…DISHES…GO TO BED! Tomorrow: Repeat. It’s like Groundhog Day every day around here! And this momma needs a BREAK! Date Nights with the Hubby are important…
CHRISTMAS IN NEW ORLEANS – ON ETSY!

CHRISTMAS IN NEW ORLEANS – ON ETSY!

Christmas is just about 6 months away! I swear it gets here sooner every year. The rest of the year will go by in a blur between the kids going back to school, Halloween, Thanksgiving and…
NEW ORLEANS BLACK AND GOLD ETSY FINDS

NEW ORLEANS BLACK AND GOLD ETSY FINDS

It’s that time of year again. Black and Gold fever is spreading throughout New Orleans as the Saints prepare for training camp and preseason in the next month. To get you prepared for the season…
TIPS TO SHELTER IN PLACE DURING A HURRICANE

TIPS TO SHELTER IN PLACE DURING A HURRICANE

Hurricane Season – that dreaded time between June and November we all watch the Gulf of Mexico and miss Nash Roberts. Whether you go our stay, it’s best to always be prepared and to start…
HOW TO TALK TO YOUR KIDS ABOUT MASS SHOOTINGS

HOW TO TALK TO YOUR KIDS ABOUT MASS SHOOTINGS

Tracy Kamhi, MS CPC-I is a clinical professional counselor intern in Las Vegas, Nevada. She works with children and teens. She has 18 years of experience with children in both educational and clinical settings. Here is…
TIPS FOR WORKING FROM HOME AND HOMESCHOOLING

TIPS FOR WORKING FROM HOME AND HOMESCHOOLING

We homeschooled until the 2022 school year and most of that time I have worked while homeschooling. It's hard, doable but hard. There were days I want to pull my hair out, and then days,…
6 WAYS TO REPURPOSE AND REUSE OLD DANCE COSTUMES

6 WAYS TO REPURPOSE AND REUSE OLD DANCE COSTUMES

Dance is expensive and one of the most expensive parts of dance are the costumes. If you have a child who dances, you know this. I have spent upwards of $1000 a year on dance costumes for…
HURRICANE EVACUATION SURVIVAL TIPS

HURRICANE EVACUATION SURVIVAL TIPS

Going through a hurricane with kids is HARD. Do you stay or do you go? How far away from home to you travel? Do you go someplace fun like Disney or rough it in a near by…
TIPS FOR SURVIVING FESTIVALS WITH A TODDLER

TIPS FOR SURVIVING FESTIVALS WITH A TODDLER

Springtime in this beautiful city is just around the corner and so is my favorite time of year, Festival Season! There are lots of festivals in March, April, and May here in New Orleans. Most of…
TIPS FOR STAYING HEALTHY DURING CARNIVAL SEASON

TIPS FOR STAYING HEALTHY DURING CARNIVAL SEASON

It's Carnival Time!  King cakes, parades, and parties are right around the corner. With multiple viruses, Covid, RSV, the flu, and other viruses going around, staying healthy is a top priority. Here are seven tips for staying…
SINGLE PARENTING DURING THE HOLIDAYS

SINGLE PARENTING DURING THE HOLIDAYS

Being a parent in general for the holidays is difficult and stressful.  We have so much pressure on us. We have to find the perfect gifts, host parties, find the most perfect outfits, and much more.   I used…
Adorable Disney Halloween Finds On Etsy

Adorable Disney Halloween Finds On Etsy

Spooky season is here, and Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party is in full swing at Walt Disney World. This means Halloween is just around the corner. It's time for Mickey Pumpkins, Villains, and Hitchhiking…
Home Remedies For Sunburns

Home Remedies For Sunburns

It's that time of year again! The summer months can be brutal on our skin. Be it at the beach, at a festival, at the pool, or just enjoying the great outdoors… We have to…