Ages & Stages

TikTok Tics in Tweens

By Emily Drez If you did not know this already, the TikTok app has dominated the world of social media in the form of short videos that can make you laugh, dance, or even cry. Especially since the COVID-19 pan...

Tips and Tricks to Switching Your Child’s Doctor

February 1, 2022 A pediatrician plays such an important role in your child’s physical and mental health as they are growing up. They are the child’s primary point of contact when it comes to their well-being...

From The Bookshelf – Fit for February Reads

February 1, 2022 It’s February, which means Carnival season is in full swing, Valentine’s Day is around the corner, and most Americans have officially given up on their New Year’s resolutions. This year, hea...

Parenting Corner – Making Decisions

January 1, 2022 This month’s school issue brings to mind how overwhelming the selection of a school can feel to parents. But if you are just starting out as a new parent, the first years of life require lots...

Navigating Enrollment in NOLA

January 1, 2022 By Lynzi Whalen Getting your child enrolled and ready for their public school adventure can be daunting, so we put together a how-to guide on the process of registering your kids for New Orlea...

Is College Right for Your Child?

January 1, 2022 By Jannean Dixon, M.Ed. “I’m an adult!” That’s what I thought when I graduated high school, but I was so wrong. I had no idea what I wanted to do with the rest of my life. Because of my inde...

Do Children Lack Empathy? 

January 1, 2022 By Susan Marquez While bullying is not a new thing, the awareness of bullying among children has increased in recent years. Some have blamed social media for taking bullying from the playgro...

Ditch the Reward System

December 1, 2021 Try This Science-Backed Approach with Your Kids “Mom, can I have the vacuum?” asked my five-year-old daughter. I was confused and more than a bit reluctant to turn over my beloved cordless D...

Thanksgiving Holiday Camps 2021

November 1, 2021 Believe it or not, the holidays are here! To help our parents, we’ve compiled a comprehensive list of local Thanksgiving camps.  Arts & Crafts Camp at Posh Paint Pub, the Pottery Painting...

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