Tweens/Teens

Fly Over the Swamp at Zip NOLA {Know Before You Go}

You *may* have heard that New Orleans is getting the first zip line course in…

JAM NOLA Review {Know Before You Go}

Have you heard of JAM NOLA? It stands for Joy-Art-Music, New Orleans. It’s an immersive…

About Your Latest Boycott {One Mom’s Opinion}

Editor’s Note: This is a guest post written by Toni McClung. Toni and I have…

Real Moms Discuss Back to School

We’re all a little nervous about back to school this year. Maybe not all for…

St. Tammany Parish School Board Releases Their Reopening Plans for the 2020 School Year

After a long wait, the St. Tammany Parish School Board has released their plan for…

BESE Releases Minimum Standards for School Reopenings

Yesterday the Louisiana State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education released their minimum standards for…

How To Get Older Children Involved in Halloween

A few days ago I mentioned on Facebook that my kids have yet to discuss…

{One Mom’s Opinion} I Like Participation Trophies

At the end of both Kindergarten and first grade, one of my twins was invited…

Three Reasons We Taught Our Daughter to Drive a Stick Shift

I have to admit, a stick shift is not for me. Back in high school,…

Yes, It Was a Long Time Ago

My story is from 26 years ago. I was 17 and a junior in high…