The COVID-19 Vaccine – What We Know Now

February 1, 2022 Ever since the COVID-19 vaccines came out in December 2020, they have become available to a wider range of people. It started with healthcare workers, and now, young children can receive the...

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...

Spotlight: Food Pantries in New Orleans

November 1, 2021 Food insecurity is on the rise, and as the holiday season is approaching, local pantries are bracing for a hectic couple of months. Feeding America has reported that over 700,000 people are ...

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...

Easter Events Around New Orleans, 2021

updated March 31, 2021 Looking for all the Easter fun in and around the New Orleans Area? From the Southshore to the Northshore and the Westbank, we've got you covered! Here is our ULTIMATE guide to celebrati...

Summer Camps 2021: What to Expect of Camps this Summer

March 1, 2021 With the end of school fast approaching, we recognize that parents want to know what to expect during this second summer of the COVID-19 “new normal” and summer camps.  In January, the Nola Fami...

From the Editor – March 2021

March 1, 2021 As both a former camper and parent of a camper, I come to the summer camp equation with a lot of great memories as well as emotional baggage. My first camp experience was Big Tree Day Camp on t...