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Gardening with Children with Special Needs

Children with special needs require a bit more attention and care when it comes to their health and development. Without it, their social, physical, and cognitive development will suffer. It is a parent’s job t...

Let’s Enjoy Summer Camp

By Anthony Bui Summer camp registrations are in full swing, although many are still concerned about COVID-19 and the overall safety of our children–and rightfully so. With all of the uncertainties and what ifs...

Mom About Town: Kimberly Calongne Tara

Kimberly Calongne Tara (CPA/CTC) is the owner of The Tara CPA Firm, LLC based in Metairie. Kimberly loves her job and hopes to expand the practice further into the digital world (while remaining local, of cours...

Top 10 Holiday Destinations 2021

December 1, 2021 Fill the winter break this year with a trip to one of these top 10 holiday destinations! Zoolights at BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo Join BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo for Zoolights through Thursday, Decem...

Outside the Box Volunteering

November 1, 2021 Fostering a Commitment to Community Service “Some people want to save animals. Some people want to save the planet. You have to find what your family finds important,” says  Lakeview mom, Man...

Staying “Green” During the Pandemic

November 1, 2021 As a conscientious mother, New Orleans resident Jennifer Bogart makes daily efforts to live a “green” lifestyle. Her family recycles, they turn off lights when not in the room, and Jennifer ...

Halloween Safety Tips

October 1, 2021 Halloween safety doesn’t start when trick-or-treating begins, instead, we need to take safety seriously when Halloween season begins. With these tips, you’ll keep your little ghouls and goblins...

What’s the Update on COVID-19?

October 1, 2021 My son, the confirmed lounge lizard, recently made the surprising announcement that he was joining his high school cross country running team this fall. A few days later, he added another surpr...

Dad About Town – Jason Church

October 1, 2021 For 15 years, Jason Church has been teaching martial arts. He owns his own business, Church’s Karate Academy, and has been hosting camps and programs (MOVE! and MOVE! And Dance) for children ...

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