Activities

August is New Orleans Museum Month

Historically August is a slow month for tourists in New Orleans. Our unique combination of heat and humidity are apparently a bit too much for out-of-towners. Having fewer tourists, however, means that it’s the perfect time for locals to visit. To make that even easier, New Orleans Museums banded together…


Northshore Vacation Bible Schools

Week of June 2nd Aldersgate United Methodist, Slidell June 3rd-June 7th 9:00AM-Noon For children 3 (and potty-trained) through finished 5th grade. Theme: Roar Cost: $20/child. $40 family max. Online registration available here until 6/1 Church of the King, Mandeville June 3rd-June 7th 9AM-Noon For kids entering Kindergarten through fifth grade…


St. Tammany Parish Summer Reading

The St. Tammany Parish Library is over the moon with this year’s 2019 Summer Reading Challenge “A Universe of Stories,” designed to inspire patrons of all ages to dream big, believe in themselves, and create their own story. The library invites participants to launch into this astronomical adventure to read…


Northshore Cheap Summer Fun

This year’s free summer fun list is brought to you by Rapid Urgent Care, open 365 days a year–even holidays. Museums Abita Mystery House. 22275 Hwy. 36, Abita Springs. $3/person. Open 10AM-5PM seven days a week. An outrageous collection of “things” for your family to explore. Abita Springs Trailhead Museum. Abita…




35 Fun Things to do This Spring Break

There’s something about Spring Break–it seems to last forever. I suspect it’s that extra Friday. Whatever the reason, I always find myself looking for things to fill the time. I figured I’d help all the parents out there by compiling this cheat sheet. Here are a ton of ideas of…




Northshore Mardi Gras Guide

Northshore Parade Schedule How to Take Kids to Mardi Gras The Best King Cake on the Northshore Where to Find Gluten-Free King Cake Eight Great Things to Do While Waiting for Parades {Free Printables} Mardi Gras Handprint Craft Traditional King Cake Recipe {Like McKenzie’s} Parade Packing List {Free Download} Mardi…