Family Fun

Bayou Jam Concerts in Slidell

On weekends in the fall and spring, Slidell has good fun on the bayou with their Bayou Jam concert series. Held at Heritage Park, these concerts are free and open to the public of all ages. What to bring (and what not to bring): Bring your chairs, blankets, and picnic…


Urban Air {Know Before You Go}

If you are looking for some indoor fun, or maybe something different to do for a birthday,check out Urban Air. Located right behind the Bass Pro Shop in Denham Springs, the facility boasts tons of activities for kids to burn lots of energy inside! What Attractions are There at Urban…


Deutsches Haus Oktoberfest {Worth the Drive}

Fall is finally upon us, though you might not be able to tell because the great thermostat in the sky hasn’t been lowered enough yet. But September is behind us, and we are firmly rooted in October, which means (among other things) it’s time for Deutsches Haus’ Oktoberfest. Jillian and…


Yellow Submarine First Birthday {Real Parties}

First birthday parties are so much fun. You get to celebrate not surviving a year of sleep deprivation (don’t talk to me if your babies sleep through the night at eight weeks). Your kids are so little that they can’t demand a party based around their favorite cartoon character. You…







Jazz in the Vines {A Review}

Last fall we got a call from some New Orleans friends who were going to the Jazz’n the Vines event at Pontchartrain Vineyards. I had heard of this event for years but had never been before. After joining them that evening, we will definitely be returning!   Picture yourself in…