Kids

What to Wear: Family Pictures

One thing that can stress a mother to no end is family pictures. From picking out the outfits to the right photographer to making sure all the kids are actually smiling it’s enough to make you want to drink a bottle of wine when it is all over with. Summer…


How to Rotate Your Playroom

A lot of parents have anxiety before Christmas and birthdays about where they are going to put all the new things. Science has even shown that more things in a house directly correlates to more stress for the woman of the house. There are ways to negotiate the giant pile…


Five Things That Can Never Be Trusted

This post is brought to you by attorney Christe Tournet.  Life is full of surprises. Sometimes things go your way and sometimes they don’t. Some things, however, are pretty much guaranteed to be a problem. As a mom of four I went ahead and outlined five of my least-favorite, never-to-be-trusted…


{One Mom’s Opinion} Dad/Daughter Dances are Creepy

February is here. Now that it’s arrived I finding myself cringing, waiting for the parade of pictures to fill my news feed: Dad/Daughter Dances are upon us. And I’m sorry, but the whole this is just weird. February, a time for love and romance has now been injected with a…


The Ultimate Guide to Louisiana Christmas Books

Looking for a great Christmas gift that won’t break that bank AND will be cherished by the person who receives it? Look no further than a Louisiana-themed Christmas book. It will be taken out each year and enjoyed for years–and maybe even generations. Sounds great, right?  Well here’s the ultimate…


The Dental Appointment You’ve Already Missed

This post is brought to you by Iennusa Orthodontics. As a new parent you know that you have to take your child to the pediatrician several times their first year of life, to the eye doctor before their first birthday, and to the dentist on their first birthday. But you may not…