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Apps & Adolescence:  Is Tech Negatively Affecting Teens?

Nowadays, kids and technology are synonymous with each other.  Rarely do we see a youngster without their omnipresent handheld device. Adults aren’t that much better for that matter, but teenagers are … [Read More...]

The Dangers of Snapchat:  A First Hand Account

The following is a post from my friend Jennifer in Houston, TX, who has a first hand account of how a predator tracked down her son on Snapchat.  She agreed to share this information because she wants … [Read More...]

Everything A Parent Needs To Know About Snapchat

With all of the different apps on the market today, it can be hard for parents to keep up. However, one app that parents should definitely be aware of is Snapchat. What is Snapchat? Snapchat, a … [Read More...]

Summer Camps Guide 2016

Haven't signed up your kids for summer camp yet?  Have no fear!  Not only do most camps still have space but some still haven't come out with their dates and details yet! We suggest you start with … [Read More...]

Expand Your Families Perspectives by Hosting an International Student

Sitting down to enjoy meals as a family more frequently. Exploring your city and learning about it’s history. Learning and making new memories together. Experiencing a new culture and seeing American … [Read More...]

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Everything A Parent Needs To Know About Snapchat

With all of the different apps on the market today, it can be hard for parents to keep up. However, one app that parents should definitely be aware of is Snapchat. What is Snapchat? Snapchat, a popular smartphone app among teens, is marketed as a way to send “disappearing” messages to friends. Users can snap […]




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Expand Your Families Perspectives by Hosting an International Student

Sitting down to enjoy meals as a family more frequently. Exploring your city and learning about it’s … [Read More...]

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NOLA Middle and High School Listing and Open Houses 2015-16

As parents one of the most important things we can do is ensure that our children get a good education.  With all the choices in New Orleans (independent, charter, religious, public) it can be hard to navigate the best school fit for your child.  In addition, as children age their needs may change and it […]




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How to Do City Putt!

  My boys and I went to City Putt in New Orleans City Park and despite a few hiccups, which had to do with heat, humidity and sibling rivalry, we had a ball (pun intended). The facility is clean and attractive and it’s a fun outing plus you and your kids can work on hand-eye coordination and […]




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Halloween is a good time to remember children’s oral health!

Halloween is right around the corner and according to CNN more than $2 billion will be spent on candy for nearly 42.1 million trick-or-treaters ages 5-14. So it’s a good time to consider the impact of candy consumption on children’s oral health! Sugar does indeed cause cavities and cavities, in addition to causing pain and […]




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nolaHoliday Shopping Guide 2015

Alltmont’s Fine Custom Framing Angel & Emily’s Gifts Aucoin Hart Audubon Marketplace – Audubon Zoo Black and Gold Sports Shop – Metairie C. Collection Contemporary Clothing Fairy Feet First – Uptown Flambeaux Design Company Fleur D’Orleans Fleurty Girl – Magazine Street Hemline – French Quarter Le Jouet  Little Miss Muffin – Lakeview Magic Box Toys Nola Kids Nolavore […]




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