parent painting with child

Fall Art Projects for the Family

There is no better way to bring the everyone together than a fun art project. The messier the better! Below are 5 craft and painting ideas the whole family will enjoy!              Collage with a differ...
Crowd enjoying West Jeff's Family Fun Fest

West Jeff’s Family Fest 2017

Friday, October 13, 6-11 pm Saturday, October 14, noon-10 pm Seven reasons you need to attend! Live music. Put on your dancing shoes and enjoy 2 nights of great music! The Topcats and Ryan Foret &...
Buildings in New Orleans, French Parents

French Parents embrace New Orleans

Vive La Nouvelle Orléans!When he first moved to New Orleans in 2003 to finish his college degree, Benjamin Brimm immediately felt at home surrounded by all of the French streets – Bourbon, Conti and Napoleo...

Halloween fun in New Orleans 2017

 New Orleans' most comprehensive list of Halloween fun for families in 2017!     Spooky Tour for Kids French Quartour Kids, 1100 Chartres St. A spooky tour through the French Quarter, just for kids ages 5...

Happiness Rocks!

Local families paint and hide rocks to bring smiles to the faces of strangers            Patty Spongia Loup had never ventured into the French Quarter during Mardi Gras before. But two years ago, Loup and h...

Tips for Festival Season Health

Spring is here, and in New Orleans, that means festival season is upon us. The hot New Orleans sun, allergies, and overindulgence can really wear you out in the spring. But there are many ways to stay healthy a...

Halloween for families New Orleans style 2017

Halloween fun in New Orleans never ends, especially for families. we have New Orlean's most comprehensive listings of pumpkin patches, parties and more for you and your kids to enjoy! For Halloween events ...

Babies and Breweries

Local parents can indulge in their love of beer (with their babies) thanks to the rise of family-friendly breweries in the Crescent City               Heather Reznick has two kids and one on the way, but...

Guidance, Discipline and the Perils of Punishment 

Giving choices and being respectful will yield better results   What do you think of when you hear the word “discipline?” Something helpful? Instructive? Punitive? Well, punishment doesn’t work. It may establ...

Have a Blast at Zoo-To-Do for Kids on April 28

Each New Orleans Spring brings with it events we’ve all come to know and love. One of our family favorites and most anticipated is Zoo-To-Do for Kids Presented by Tulane Pediatrics, a fun-filled, philanthropic ...