Holiday Hullabaloo: 98 Events in New Orleans, Northshore & Beyond!

It’s no secret that people of all ages in this region love to party, and the fact that this list includes about 20 more events than last year proves it! We’ve pulled together as many family-friendly Christmas, Chanukah, and wintery fun events as we could, divided them into categories — mall Santas, ongoing events, and […]

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Gourds & Ghouls: Pumpkin Patches & Halloween Fun on Both Shores

As always, it’s still a tad toasty here in Southeast Louisiana, but that doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate the fall season with the best of them!  We’ve put together two lists — one of local and nearby pumpkin patches and corn mazes. The other is a huge list of Halloween events & activities — from […]

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Kids’ Wellness & Wellbeing: Pediatric Providers on Both Shores

From catching up on vaccinations to scheduling six-month dental check-ups and annual or sports physicals, to mapping out emergency facilities and specialists, we’ve got plenty of pediatric and family providers on both shores to cater to your specific needs.   GENERAL PEDIATRICS   Access Health Louisiana Network (Both Shores) accesshealthla.org Locations in multiple parishes, including […]

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Local Libraries Rock This Summer!

Hooray, we’re finally heading into those lazy days of summer. The heat naturally makes us want to slow things down and take it easy, but there’s no reason to let summer brain drain take a toll on the kiddos. One surefire remedy that’s fun and leisurely, yet mentally stimulating? Summer reading programs! This year’s theme […]

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Gifts of Gratitude for Moms & Teachers

  The month of May signals the impending end of springtime, as well as the school year. They can be bittersweet or exciting milestones, depending on your perspective, but they also bring to mind two very important groups of people that deserve a little tribute this time of year: moms (Mother’s Day is May 13) […]

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NOLA Staycation with Kids: Spring Edition

If you haven’t booked some fabulous spring break trip this year, never fear. One of the many reasons it’s so great to raise your kids in this region is there are so many cool things to do in and around New Orleans. We’ve chosen 3 attractions that appeal to a range of interests — science, […]

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Kids’ Camps: Summer Fun on Both Shores

 If you haven’t lined up your kids’ summer camps, never fear — we’ve got plenty of options listed below. Whether your child is into low-key arts or academics, high-octane sports and activties, or classic camps that combine a little of everything, we’ve got you covered!   Academic/Indoor Arts & Activities Art Time (Northshore) Brushworks Academy […]

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Easter Galore… on Both Shores!

Looking for parades, egg hunts, and festive family fun? Here are some lovely, kid-friendly Easter events coming up, celebrating Easter in New Orleans & on the Northshore! (**Click here for info on the Lakeside Shopping Center Easter Bunny & Train; click here for the Clearview Mall Easter Bunny**) Bravo Easter Bunny Brunch March 24, 8:30am […]

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