Featured Events

Fri 06 Dec

FAMILY FRIENDLY CONCERT

Johnette Downing will perform. Free.

at New Orleans Jazz National Historical Park

Sat 07 Dec
in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

PEARL HARBOR REMEMBRANCE DAY CEREMONY

Ceremony at the ship.

at USS Kidd

Sat 07 Dec
in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

#LOVEBATONROUGESATURDAYS

Program with experts demonstrating how families can be healthy. It’s a Lights Out Party. W...

at Knock Knock Children’s Museum

Sat 07 Dec
in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

FIRST SATURDAY OF THE MONTH HIKE

Join a park ranger on a guided hike.

at Port Hudson State Historic Site, Jackson

Articles in Sponsored Content, March Guides, Susan Lowry Cedotal, Nicole Green, Madeline Rathle, Amy Delaney, April Guides, Bloggers and Jodi Carson

Gardening with your Kids Monthly Guide

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Download this monthly guide to help you prepare for Gardening with your Kids this year.... Read full article

Growing A Heart For Art

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We all remember how thrilling it was when your parents hung your latest popsicle-stick masterpiece on the fridge. “Look at our little Van Gogh!”, they may have squealed. If you were like me, your art never got any better. But I still loved art class.... Read full article

A Bra Can Change Your Life

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Bra fitting? Who has time for that? You need to make time, Sister!... Read full article

Family Bonding this Season

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It’s the greatest time of the year, and spending this special time with your loved ones is important.... Read full article

It’s Our Job to Push

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We did it! The littles completed their very first triathlon, and I couldn’t be prouder. Of course, the day wasn’t without some bumps and bruises, but my littles made my mommy heart smile BIG!... Read full article



I Choose Thanksgiving!

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I love Thanksgiving and do not want to hurry it out the door.So, I plan to savor this season until November 24. Then I will focus on Christmas. But until then, you can find me dreaming of green bean casserole, applesauce jello, and rice dressing. ... Read full article

Zebras on the Horizon

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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

Fall is Here! Ready, Set, Go!

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It’s that time. Not red and green, but orange and black! Despite the humidity and temperature outside, you can see a change in the sunlight that means fall is upon us. We’ve survived another hot Louisiana summer and the payoff is big. Football, good ... Read full article

Rock Bottom and Back Screening

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Meet the authors, talk with the heroes from the book and film, and enjoy a special screening of Rock Bottom and Back this Saturday only at Parkview Baptist Church at 10 a.m. Don’t miss your chance to see this inspirational and uplifting film!... Read full article

How Do I Respond to Comments from Kids About My Body?

by Mari Walker on

As I established in Suit Up, Mama, I’m living my life in a fat body. It’s not good or bad, it just is. I certainly wish my body were smaller sometimes, and I do exercise and try to be healthy. But I also accept it for what it is: my body that allows ... Read full article

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