Ages & Stages

Traveling With Tots

Don’t Be Unnerved When Traveling with Tots by Nina Wolgelenter This feature article from 2011 helps show parents that careful planning, managing expectations (theirs, and their children's) and some creativity...

Helping Your Teen Manage Their Stress

    There is a period between the ages of eight and 12, aptly named the “tween” years, when puberty hits. According to Dr. Nadia Webb, a pediatric neuropsychologist and director of Neuropsychol...
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Tween Dating

Tween Dating- When our kids start wading into the dating pool. In some ways, first crushes and school yard romances have changed little over the years. There is still a lot of giggling, girls being egged on ...
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Taming The Tantrums

Laurel Thomas of Metairie gives an exasperated groan as she explains how she handled two tantrums simultaneously today, from her four-year-old daughter, Caroline, and her five-year-old-son, Christian. “I can...
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Tips For Helping Your Baby Sleep Well

Research shows that sleep is crucial for replenishing the body’s energy and processing learning and memory. Some parts of our brain are more active during sleep than when we are awake. It doesn’t take a super-a...

The Importance Of Playtime

by Sarah Keith Playful interactions between a parent and an infant provide all-important bonding opportunities and encourage a baby’s natural development. What you say Your baby is noticing and reacting to s...
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Teens’ Rights To Privacy

  Lindsay Cahill*, mom to a boy, 13, and two girls, 15 and 16, says that when her daughters were each in sixth grade, they started sharing less about their lives. “There was secretiveness in their be...

Out With The Old And In With The Not So New

    ThredUp-  online clothing exchange   We ALL love the 'deal' on children's clothing, whether it's one of New Orleans's bi-annual huge consignment sales or or nicer consignment boutique...

New Parent Infographic

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