Articles by Katy



Water Fun on the New Orleans Northshore

This post has been updated for 2022. Please leave us a note if you see something that needs correcting. For many of us, summertime means putting on your swim suit and playing in the water. Here we’ve compiled a complete list of places for water fun on the Northshore and…



Northshore Vacation Bible Schools

VBS in Abita Springs Trinity Evangelical Lutheran, Abita Springs July 18th-22nd 9AM-Noon Ages Uncertain but in the past it has been 3-11 Theme: TBA Cost: Free VBS in Covington First Baptist of Covington Tuesday June 7th-Thursday June 9th 8:30AM-3PM For children who have completed Kindergarten through sixth grade. Theme: Spark…


Six Fun Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is almost upon us and while most people know you can’t make mom do all the cooking that day, you might still be struggling to figure out just HOW to spend the day that celebrates all things mom. So we’ve compiled some ideas here to help you spend…



Fall Festivals on the Northshore

Bogalusa Blues and Heritage Festival September 23rd-24th, 2022. 4-10PM on Friday; 9:30AM-10:30PM on Saturday (times are approximate) Cassidy Park, Bogalusa. Tickets available on their website. Kids enjoying the rides at the St. Tammany Parish Fair. St. Tammany Parish Fair September 29th-October 2nd, 2022 (tentative dates) 9AM-10PM. St. Tammany Parish Fairgrounds….


Strawberry Picking on the Northshore

Neighboring Tangipahoa parish is known for their strawberries so it makes sense that some of us would like to go and pick our own. There are fewer places to pick strawberries than blueberries but that doesn’t mean you’re out of luck! We’ve assembled a list of local farms that do…


Northshore Summer Camps

This list has been updated to the best of our ability for 2022. Please email corrections to katy@northshoreparent.com Featured Summer Camps special advertising section PA Camp Action Youth and Community Resources is a local non-profit organization started by concerned parents who simply sought to create a better community for their…