Mom/Dad About Town

Dad About Town – Jason Church

October 1, 2021 For 15 years, Jason Church has been teaching martial arts. He owns his own business, Church’s Karate Academy, and has been hosting camps and programs (MOVE! and MOVE! And Dance) for children ...

Mom About Town – Meet Sarah McCall!

September 1, 2021 Sarah McCall has been the Director of Production for the New Orleans Opera for six years.  During the COVID-19 pandemic, the company continued to produce opera–both filmed and live. This fal...

Mom About Town – Jessie Wightkin Gelini 

In perfect NOLA fashion, local chef Jessie met her musician husband, Joe Gelini, at a Jazz Fest party 10 years ago. Now married six years, she’s celebrating her 10th year as a culinary instructor at NOCCA, he...

Mom About Town – Anaïs St. John

May 1, 2021 Parents know Anaïs as music educator of Trinity Episcopal School students since 2006. But countless New Orleanians and visitors recognize her as the popular, sultry singer at French Quarter Festi...

Dad About Town – Michael Gulotta 

April 1, 2021 5 Things I’m Loving Right Now  Locals know Chef Michael as the partner and creative force behind MoPho, Maypop, and Rum and the Lash. He’s also dad to Ethan and Liam, aged 9. On the autism spect...

Mom About Town – Francesca Brennan

March 1, 2021 5 Things I’m Loving Right Now   To say Francesca Brennan has boundless energy is an understatement. A principal of Entablature Realty, she also is a founder of The Merry Antoinettes and the arti...

Mom About Town – Meet Danielle LeBlanc!

December 1, 2020 Christmas is Danielle LeBlanc’s special time of year. She and husband Robèrt had one of their first dates at Celebration in the Oaks and then he proposed to her there, in a gazebo, the Chris...

Mom About Town: Meet Jennifer Zdon!

November 1, 2020 Our readers are familiar with Jennifer Zdon’s candid, on-location, portrait photography without realizing it. She is the creative force of Twirl Photography, nola family’s cover photographer...

Dad About Town: Bo Dollis, Jr.  

October 14, 2020 5 Things I’m Loving Right Now – Bo Dollis, Jr.   Bo Dollis, Jr.’s entire life has been shaped by Mardi Gras Indian Culture. New Orleanians know Bo as Big Chief of the Wild Magnolias, the mask...

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