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Scouting in the 21st Century

July 11, 2019 From girls in the Boy Scouts to STEM badges, two iconic youth organizations are redefining the scout. Part One Boy Scouts of America: Not just for Boys “Why can’t I be a Cub Scout, too?” Ten-...

Creating Families: Adoption in Louisiana

The adoption process is a minefield of emotions and questions, but understanding the basics is a good place to start. Chanel Labat had always felt a maternal tug on her heart, especially since her nieces and n...

Listen To Your (Kid’s) Gut!

By Sarah Herndon, November 2018 For two long years, Annette Shilling listened to countless advice from her pediatrician, other parents and even a psychologist on how to make her young daughter have regular, pa...

Watch Out! There’s an App For That…

By Sarah Herndon, October 2018 The world of social media apps and kids is ever-changing. It’s almost guaranteed that something unpleasant will happen to your child via their smartphone at some time. Stay on to...

Surfing For Love (on the Net)

By Sarah Herndon, September 2018 (When) Love Is Just a Click Away After her 21-year marriage ended in a divorce, Sue decided to try her luck with dating online. She was curious about this novel, new-fashioned...