Hip Grannie – Graduation

May 1, 2021 And just like that...he’s in high school!   It seems like yesterday when I was asked to write my first Hip Grannie column for Nola Family magazine. Our first grandchild was on the way, and I was t...

Louisiana Public Schools Closed Until April 13

March 13, 2020 All Louisiana public schools, K–12, will be closed statewide from March 16 to April 13, Gov. John Bel Edwards announced Friday on Twitter. We will provide updates as they become available. In a...

Personality Matters: The College Application Process

September 30, 2019 “... more than 1,000 colleges are test-optional, which evaluates students without their test scores taken into consideration.” Do colleges really want an epic personal essay about overcomin...

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