2017 Holiday Camp Guide

Let nola family help reduce your stress this holiday season! This guide will help you find the best camp for your child during their holiday break.   Adventure Quest Laser Tag Holiday Camp Ages: 3-13 Cost:...
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The 2017 Nutcracker Performances in New Orleans

Nothing gets you ready for the Holidays like The Nutcracker. Here are you chances to see this beautiful production.     Nov. 28   Hip Hop Nutcracker The Saenger Theater, 7:30 pm The Hip Hop Nutcracker is ...
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Weekend Picks – Thanksgiving Edition

Thursday, November 23 - Happy Thanksgiving to you! Turkey Day Race Tad Gormley Stadium, New Orleans City Park. The NOAC Turkey Day Race is open to all runners and walkers, and benefits Spina Bifida of Greater...
Holiday teas and dining with Santa guide

Get ready for the Holidays!

We've got your complete guide to Holiday Teas and Dining with Santa in New Orleans!     Teddy Bear Tea The Roosevelt New Orleans, 123 Baronne St. Delicious food, specialty teas and tasty pastries, as well a...

Summer in the City

It’s almost summer – make the most of your time with your kids   Summer. A time to loosen up, relax and play. For most people, the pace slows a bit and schedules open up. Without homework and after-school com...

Thanksgiving the New Orleans Way

It’s all about your mom and ‘dem, the food and the quirky traditions only a New Orleanian could understand!   Home cookin’: It wouldn’t be Thanksgiving without the dishes that your mama made, her mama made...
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...
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Demystifying Homeschooling

  Weird, Unsocialized Homeschoolers     What a zany start to my first post here for Nola Family, but I think it’s good to get this one out of the way up front.   Probably the biggest misperception folks h...