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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...

Dear Frankie – Too Much of a Good Thing

February 1, 2022 Dear Frankie, I think my mom is overly concerned about my health. Once a month, she gives me two pills to prevent heartworm and prevent fleas and ticks. I’m OK with that; no one wants to ha...

Meet Nola Family’s 2022 Top-Notch Docs!

February 1, 2022 Meet local healthcare professionals and practices – all dedicated to family health, including psychology, speech and hearing, dental, psychiatry, brain injuries, autism, and more. FAMILY BEHA...

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...

Cooking Up Success–Family Style!

December 1, 2021 Fresh off their appearance on Peacock's newest series, Top Chef Family Style, New Orleans aunt and nephew duo and our cover models, Kaj Friis-Hecht and Liz Thorpe, sat down with us to discuss ...

Parenting Corner – Holidays and Family Rituals

December 1, 2021 As holidays approach, the demands on families increase dramatically. However, what children need from parents is time and attention, which may be in short supply this time of year. One way t...

2021 Holiday Teas & Dining with Santa

December 1, 2021 Wonderful, socially-distanced opportunities to visit with Santa await you and your family this holiday season.  Frozen Teddy Bear Tea Swamplight Theatre, 950 SW Railroad Ave., Ponchatoula. ...

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 ...

Thanksgiving During a Pandemic

November 1, 2021 The holidays are a joyous time of year when we gather together with family and friends to eat, drink, play games and simply enjoy being with our loved ones. Now that we’re into November, the...

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