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Sat 14 Dec

JOURNEY TO BETHLEHEM: LIVING NATIVITY

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at Blackwater United Methodist Church

Sun 15 Dec
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BASF KIDS’ LAB

at Louisiana Art & Science Museum

Wed 18 Dec
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TEEN ANIME CLUB

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Articles in February Guides, Local Profile, Kirsten Raby, Turn the Page, Family Life and Get Out of Town

Zebras on the Horizon

by Dr. Mindy Calandro, Pediatrician on

In medicine, you are taught to be on the lookout for “zebras in the horse pasture.” In other words, you should always keep in mind that the uncommon or out of place could be sitting right in front of you.... Read full article

Are You a Drone Parent?

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What exactly a "Drone Parent" is. Take our quiz to see if you fit the bill.... Read full article

Louisiana Pediatric Cardiology Foundation

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In the United States, a young competitive athlete dies every three days due to sudden cardiac death, and often the cause is hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM). This fatal condition can go undiagnosed through physicals. Heart screens, however, can show... Read full article

September 2017 Books

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Turn the Page.... Read full article

9 Surprising Ways To Find An Awesome Sitter

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I have 20 sitters in my phone. My friends sometimes wonder how I've acquired so many. I sometimes wonder why my friends don’t have more. Babysitters are everywhere—if your eyes are open. Here are some places to find your next sitter. ... Read full article



Volunteer Louisiana

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From making holiday baskets for the homeless to spending quality time with animal shelter dogs, there are so many volunteer opportunities in the state of Louisiana. Our state boasts impressive nonprofit organizations doing life-changing things in the... Read full article

Taking the Lead

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I have vivid memories of my friend’s dad teaching us how to change a tire and use jumper cables,” says Cathy Carmichael, a local troop leader who started as a Brownie, of her experience in Girl Scouts. For her, Girl Scouts had a positive impact on he... Read full article

Picky Eaters, Tantrums, Thumb-Sucking, Oh My!

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Toddler Tricks and How to Deal with Them... Read full article

She's Looking at Me Funny!

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5 Ways To Get Your Children To Argue Less... Read full article

Bumpy Beginnings

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A Guide To Surviving The Start Of Parenthood.... Read full article

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