Activities




Christmas on the Northshore {Guide to the Holidays}

Like most things, Christmas in 2020 looks a little different. Despite this, there are still some opportunities for holiday spirit and I’ve gathered up a list as best I can so you can start planning! Because things are in flux this holiday season I recommend checking with the organization holding…



What Should You Do with Leftover Halloween Candy?

You might be thinking, “Leftover Halloween Candy?  I’ve never heard of such a thing!”  But as our family has grown, so has our Halloween booty (and my regular booty).  Although we try to monitor what they consume in the days following Halloween to ensure they don’t go into a total…


Barn Hill Preserve Pumpkin Patch {Worth the Drive}

In my opinion, the Barn Hill Preserve Pumpkin Patch is 100% worth the drive. Located in Ethel, Louisiana, the Preserve is about an hour and a half to two hour drive, depending on where you live on the Northshore. I know that sounds a big daunting, especially if your kids…


Halloween Activities on the Northshore

This list is updated for 2020. Please double check with the venue before heading out–with covid-19 things are in flux and may change after publication.  Is your fall calendar is full as ours? It seems like once the temperature drops just a little bit, everyone comes out to play and…


Haunted Places in Louisiana

This post is updated for 2020 and will continue to be updated throughout the season.  As a parent, perhaps you feel you are getting too much sleep at night. If that is the case, try one of the many spooky options around south Louisiana that are sure to keep you…


Pumpkin Patches on the Northshore

This post is updated for 2020. As new information becomes available, we will update.  Covington St. Peter Parish.  Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus. 125, E. 19th Avenue. Pumpkins will arrive October 10th and the patch is open daily 9:30AM to 5:30PM every day afterwards until October 31st. Lacombe Banting’s…