Celebrations

Six Fun Ways to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day With Kids

When I was growing up we celebrated St. Patrick’s Day by pinching anyone who forgot…

How to Host a King Cake Party

Just imagine: a spread of king cakes from all your favorite places, sliced and waiting…

Ready to Go Thanksgiving

We don’t always have time to slave over a hot stove making our favorite homemade…

COVID-friendly Halloween Celebrations

We’re in month (or is it year?) seven of the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s almost Halloween…

Many People Have Never Heard of This Louisiana Easter Tradition

I am Metairie born and bred and my family has been in the New Orleans…

Six Fun Ways to Celebrate New Year’s Eve With Kids

New Year’s Eve Changes dramatically when you have children. For many of us it means…

How To Get Older Children Involved in Halloween

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

Halloween with Food Allergies

Halloween is a time for ghosts and goblins and haunted houses. But, for parents of…

Birthday Party Guide

Here at Northshore Parent we love a good birthday party. Some of us like big,…

Baseball Themed Birthday Party {Paul’s Triple Play}

As the mom of several boys, I definitely feel like it can be hard sometimes…