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With Easter quickly approaching, the kids are looking for the next Easter egg hunt. After doing the same eggs hunts year after year, your children may be ready for a different type of egg hunt. And let’s be real,...
Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Baton Rouge Music Studios. Value vs Affordability: A Summer Camp Dilemma One afternoon in January 2018, I closed my laptop with a confident smile, clapping my hands together and thinking “Good to go!” I had...
  Carnival season’s finally here, It’s Louisiana’s time of year. In her purple, green, and gold she will shine, And we’ll wave napkins to the second line!   From wagons we will make tiny floats for school. The children will sit and the parents will pull. Our...

Sibling Night for the Win

A few years ago after a bunch of grandkids were born, my siblings and I decided to do away with giving the adults of the family birthday and Christmas gifts. It was getting expensive and a bit overwhelming to...
How did you hear about it first? Was it a tiny, cheerful snowflake on your weather forecast phone app? Was it a friend who excitedly texted you? However you heard, you're in phase one: pure excitement and anticipation of possible...

Cruising … Disney Style

Our family is typically very price-conscious when it comes to vacations. When I decided to book a Disney Cruise nearly 18 months ago, I knew it would be the most expensive vacation we had ever taken. We got off...

Simplifying Christmas

It's here!!! As I write this, Christmas is exactly one month away. Our family LOVES celebrating Christmas, but something I've started thinking about more this year is how to simplify the Christmas season so that it is more fun,...
One of my favorite things to do with my child is make “bucket-lists” for the seasons. We typically do one for the summer time and one for the holidays. The “bucket-list” idea has been a tradition of ours each...
The day we shut down Chick-fil-A. It’s a day that is permanently singed into my brain. Okay, it was only the play place, but that might as well be all of Chick-fil-A, amiright? The Fateful Day So this fateful day we...
Why do people think that trick or treating for teens is wrong? I recently read that a town in Virginia is charging teens with a MISDEMEANOR and charging a fine of at least $25 for any child over the...
Leaves were turning golden. The air was crisp and cool. All over town we could see The return of ghosts and ghouls. I read my kids a story about a witch on a broom, For the next three nights they said she was flying...
Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo. The Baton Rouge Zoo invites YOU to Boo at the Zoo, a merry-not-scary trick-or-treating extravaganza! Participants are encouraged to wear their best costumes and visit over 21 treat stations throughout...

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