Holidays

Valentine’s Day Projects you can do at home.

Here are 5 easy-peasy projects that you can do at home with your kiddos, some so easy they need no explanation (toilet paper roll heart, anyone?) These would be a great way to surprise the grandparents with a c...

Spread the Love around NOLA this Valentine’s Day!

Valentine's Day 2019 is around the corner. Looking for something fun to do with your little one? Here are 11 events happening this weekend through February 14th. Saturday, February 9 V-day Cookie Decorating...

Celebrating Mardi Gras with these great books!

These local authors have made tremendous contributions to books and music that celebrate New Orleans and Louisiana. Who Got the Baby in the King Cake? Written and Illustrated by Johnette Downing  Based on a ...
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Our Top Kid-Fun Parades For Mardi Gras 2019

Some are day parades, some night- but all are fun for different reasons, whether it's the crowds, the throws, or how the parade rolls and its theme. January 6 Krewe of Joan of Arc French Quarter. This annu...

Mardi Gras Camps 2019

Laissez les bons temps rouler! Mardi Gras is almost here. Don't miss your chance to sign your little one up for camp.   Adventure Quest Laser Tag Mardi Gras Camp 1001 Elmwood Park Blvd. Ages: 5-...

BEad AWARE- The Toxic Tale of Mardi Gras Beads

By Kate Stevens City workers just pulled 93,000 pounds of Mardi Gras beads from storm drains. These same beads can be contaminated with dangerously high levels of lead– and let's be honest, beads that almost e...

Great Louisiana Holiday Books for Kids

by Scott Campbell     AUTHOR and ILLUSTRATOR spotlight:  ALEXIS BRAUD  Artist, Illustrator, Author, and mom.  Alexis is a true Cajun, who lives along Bayou LaFourche with her husband Paul and t...

16 Ways to a Fun & Healthy New Year!

Ready for 2019? Here are some fun ways you and your family can create healthy habits to kick off the new year!   JAN 6  Kicking for Kids Footgolf Tournament  New Orleans JCC. Proceeds from this event wi...

A Kid-Friendly NYE in NOLA, 2019!

New Year's Eve can be crazy, but there are also a lot of crazy-fun ways for kids to celebrate! Here are some of the events going on this year.   New Year's Eve Countdown to Noon Louisiana Children's M...

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