Farmers And Arts Markets

Here's a guide to help you make a fun-filled day of it as you navigate your way around the best NOLA has to offer - great, fresh, locally sourced food, and some pretty cool arts and crafts, too!   Abit...

Special Needs Camps in the New Orleans Area

Providing great experiences for kids with special needs Summer camp. There are so many great benefits for kids—fostering confidence and independence, building new and lasting friendships, and increasing exe...
Kids Swimming Lessons

Get Them Swimming

Knowing how to swimming isn’t just important for those lucky enough to have regular pool access. It’s a necessary survival skill. Whether your child is a newborn or in third grade, it’s never too early or too l...

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’...

Kids and Technology

Hip Grannie gets Real about Kids and Technology Until recently, I thought I was computer savvy. After all, I was emailing stories to editors before most of my friends had heard of email. I was a website editor...
stepmoms

Stepmonster No More 

Meet two mothers who cherish the stepmoms in their children’s lives  Stepmother. Often preceded by the word “evil.” It’s Cinderella’s fault, she of the ragged dress and thankless tasks, set to spend all eterni...
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Nola Family’s Best Bets for the Weekend

  Jazz Fest may be over, but there's still plenty to do this weekend in New Orleans! So take a look and make some memories with your family! FRIDAY, MAY 12 Movies in the Park: The Jungle Book (2016), La...