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Fathers on a Mission

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“Growing up without my father in my life, I know first hand the struggles and neglect it can cause kids,” says Levar Robinson, Founder and President of Fathers on a Mission (FOAM). This direct experience is what propelled him to start the organizatio... Read full article

All-Star Fruit & Peanut Butter Treats

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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.... Read full article

Free Online Immunization Records

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After searching for months, my husband and I finally found the perfect preschool for our three- year-old son. During the application process, I realized the multiple documents I needed to collect.... Read full article

Family-Friendly Mardi Gras Parades

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Check out these family-friendly Mardi Gras Parades.... Read full article

Camp Conquer

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Denise Domingue was at an outreach event for Camp Conquer, a day camp for grieving children in the community that helps them process those emotions and learn coping skills to handle their feelings. A boy stood in front of the table, clearly wanting t... Read full article



Mardi Gras May Be Near, but Flu Season is Still Here

by Mallory H. Allen, MD on

While driving to work one morning this week, a local radio DJ described Louisiana's four seasons as football, hunting, Mardi Gras, and crawfish. While this is undeniably true, those of us who work in healthcare, particularly in pediatrics, tend to re... Read full article

A Guide To Buying Toys For Tiny Tots

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I want to find what’s best for them developmentally that they will love!... Read full article

Get Your Climb On: Sneak Peek at UpTown Climbing

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UpTown will have a 90-foot-long bouldering wall, over 60 rope stations up to 35 feet tall, a speed wall, crack climb, auto-bolay stations, and sport climbing. ... Read full article

Wellness for the Family

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Children watch and mimic their parents’ lifestyle choices as well as their behaviors, including what and when we eat, drink, how we structure our free time, and our sleep habits. ... Read full article

Sweet Potato Waffles (or Pancakes)

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These delectable sweet potato waffles (or pancakes) are a great alternative to your traditional waffles and pancakes. ... Read full article

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