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2018 Nola Family Favorites

The results of the 2018 NOLA Family Favorites Survey are in! We asked, and you answered – in the thousands! Here are your choices for the best of all things family in New Orleans and beyond! Congratulations ...
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The Importance of a Language-Rich Home

How verbal interaction with babies and toddlers leads to a lifetime of benefits. 10-month-old Sasha sits on the living room floor, playing with her toys.  Dad looks at her from the couch where he is folding la...
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Bringing Intimacy Back into your Relationship

by Kate Stevens Finding the Fire,  How to bring intimacy back into your relationship.   “When my phone starts dinging on Wednesday evenings I know immediately it’s my reminder; ‘Sexy time with the hubs’”,...
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Bribing Kids- Our Guide to Doing it Right

by Ann Herren, publisher You might be thinking - ‘Reals? A parenting magazine is telling us how to bribe?’ Well, yes. Because as crazy as it sounds, bribery is really just how we function on a daily basis. Wh...

Spotlight: Crossroads NOLA

In the Greater New Orleans area, there are over 400 children in foster care on any given day. And every day, social workers struggle to find available foster care for these kids. With over 4,000 children in fo...

Tips to Keep Mom Healthy by Touro Infirmary

ESTABLISHING YOUR WOMEN’S HEALTH TEAM Most women are busy juggling life’s many priorities including children, jobs, family responsibilities, and much more. Making your own health a top priority may not be at t...

Top 10 tips for ‘festing’ with kids

In and around New Orleans, we love to celebrate, and spring and summer are when we really get going. For some families, the decision is obvious…GO! Pack up the necessities, put on some dancing shoes, and don’...

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...

How Early Intervention can help your child

How Early Intervention can help your child meet his milestones on time    It's hard not wonder what age is the right age for Early Intervention (EI). If your child is  0 to 3 years old, and  may not be meetin...
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Wreck the Halls

Boughs of holly and other perils of the holiday season   Sure, you've got the gates in place, the latches on, and you know all about stove safety. But the holidays are like the American Ninja Warrior of child...

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