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Yolunda Taylor

Meet Mom Next Door.

February 1, 2018 By Joy Holden

Life After Suicide Loss

First Things First… Grieving is a process. You never “get over it.” You learn to face each day as a new day in your journey of surviving a suicide loss. People grieve in many different ways, but we all grieve in our own way and on our own schedule.

June 1, 2018 By Allen "Bubba" Randall

Unspeakably Brave

Meet this Exceptional Life.

April 24, 2017 By Joy Holden

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Mamas Never Get Vacation, Not Even at the Beach!

in Get Out of Town, Things To Do, Family Life, Mari Walker, Summer Fun

Packing up and hitting a beach somewhere along the Gulf seems to be an annual event for most middle- and upper-class families in our area, at least according to my Facebook feed. This year, we decided to join the fray, meeting my in-laws from Virgini

Is This Our New Normal?

in Family Life, Joy Holden

Barry, oh Barry. You arrived late and then left without making much of an impression. And we are grateful! Your tardiness and lack of effort were quite welcome to those of us still suffering from storm shock. Let me just say, on behalf of all the 201

Chocolate Milk Burps, Gummy Bears and the Joy of Childhood

in Crafts and Cooking, Things To Do, Family Life, Amy Delaney

Raise your hand if you LOVE that gummy bear commercial where a group of distinguished looking grown-ups sit around in a boardroom discussing how their gummy bears are “gooder” than others.

Finding My Zen Through Reading

in Kelly Carmena, Health and Wellness, Family Life, Summer Fun, Turn the Page

Lately, I have struggled to find time for training. Between the closing of my daycare, work, and packing for an eventual move to a new house, I have had very little time for myself. In fact, much of my free time has been spent KonMori’ing my current

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My Heart Walks Around Without Me: A Girl Scout Camp Experience

in Health and Wellness, Things To Do, Family Life, Mari Walker, Summer Fun

Parenting through the elementary years seems to be a gradual release, letting go of the demands (and some of the rewards) of mothering small children. Part of me welcomes the release, and I want nothing more for my daughters than to soar into fulfill

Vehicular Heat Stroke Awareness

in Health and Wellness, Family Life, Sponsored Content

It is a heartbreaking headline that we see each and every summer…”Infant dies after being left in car.” On average, 37 children die each year in the US as a result of being left in a hot vehicle, and in 2018, a record 52 children died from heat-relat

Swipe Right on Your Dream Home

in Things To Do, Family Life, Joy Holden

I am in the throes of house hunting. During this process, I have realized an interesting truth about looking for a home. It mirrors dating exactly. Complete with all the anxiety and roller coaster emotions. I have identified four steps of house datin

Just Another Pinterest Fail

in Crafts and Cooking, Things To Do, Family Life, Tommie Loftin

Ok, I admit it. I am not a Pinterest mom. I’ve tried and failed and tried again. It’s just not in the cards for me. My cupcakes are not organic, and my sandwiches still have the crusts on, and I’m lucky if I match when I walk out the door every morni

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Water and Sun Safety

in Health and Wellness, Family Life, Sponsored Content

Summer is here! With kids out of school, parents want to make sure that their children are engaged and having fun during their time off. As we head outside for some fresh air and fun in the sun, there are certain sun and water safety recommendations

All-Star Fruit & Peanut Butter Treats

in Crafts and Cooking

These delicious treats are made with marshmallows, blueberries, and raspberries, oh my! They’re easy to make, and you can serve them at your Fourth of July party to stay on theme with the red, white, and blue.

Ants on a Log

in Crafts and Cooking

Get your crew involved in making this snack time classic. Ants on a Log consists of raisins, peanut butter, and celery, and it’s nutritious and delicious.

Blueberry Muffin Tops

in Crafts and Cooking

Sometimes, the best part of the muffin is the top with all of the tasty crumb topping. With this recipe, it’s all about the top! These Blueberry Muffin Tops give you the best of both worlds.

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BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo

BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo

in Party Venues

These zoo-tastic parties include all day access to the zoo and the furry friends, and a private party room for 1.5 hours. And don't worry about the heat because the room is climate controlled! You will also experience private animal encounters, work

Kidcam Camps

in Day Camps

Hands-On Fun All Day! Science, Art, Field Trips, Swimming, Special Guests, Talent Shows, Water Day & MORE! 4 Locations – Baton Rouge & Prairieville – Ages 5-13 (limited spots for 3-4’s). Great Staff Interactions! Email us for sample schedule & info

Kids' Orchestra

in Day Camps

Each week-long camp includes music lessons, special field trips, activities and a special performance opportunity for friends and family on Friday afternoon.

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