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CELEBRATION IN THE OAKS

in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

Make a trip to New Orleans to see the 33rd anniversary of the most spectacular holiday lights festival in the country.

at New Orleans City Park

Every day

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ZOO LIGHTS

Enjoy more than 50 illuminated display sculptures of animals and traditional holiday theme...

at BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo

Every day

Sat 14 Dec
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THE NUTCRACKER: A TALE FROM THE BAYOU

at Raising Cane’s River Center

Articles in Kirsten Raby, Turn the Page, Family Life, Get Out of Town and Mom or Dad Next Door

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

by Mari Walker on

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... Read full article

Dos and Don'ts for Bedtime Routines

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Does every night at your home involve you always dragging a crying and kicking toddler to bed every night?... Read full article

Air Travel With Toddlers

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Flying with children is an unpredictable experience. One child may sit quietly on an airplane and observe everything going on, while another may cry or want to run up and down the aisle. ... Read full article

Blair Guillame

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Meet Mom Next Door.... Read full article

What's The Right Age To...? Top Ten Questions

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We’ve heard the adage that babies and children don’t come with instruction manuals. But sometimes, we need real advice to help us out when it comes to certain topics that we just can’t muddle through or get any answers.... Read full article



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

Thyroid Cancer: A Personal Story

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“I feel something.” Not necessarily the words you want to hear while lying on an exam table, but in May of 2016, I did. ... Read full article

Natchitoches, Louisiana

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Get Out of Town.... Read full article

Teaching Our Children To Fail

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Early, Often, and Gracefully... Read full article

Daniel Tiger, Where Have You Gone?

by Mari Walker on

I don’t mean to alarm you, but have you checked Amazon Prime lately? All but the first two seasons of Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood (DT) are no longer available with your membership. Cue the preschool crew sobs!... Read full article

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