Featured Events

Fri 06 Dec

BOOK BABIES

in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

Activity held on the first Friday of every month for infants through age five with stories, music and games.

at Watson Library

Sat 07 Dec
in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

LSU CANDLELIGHT CONCERT

Tickets run $11-18.

at LSU Student Union Theater

in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

SANTA AT THE MALL

Mall of Louisiana Meet and take photos with the big guy himself.

at Mall of Louisiana

Every day

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, Susan Lowry Cedotal, Mandy Cowley, Nicole Green, Madeline Rathle and Summer Fun

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

Who Needs a Hot Meal?

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I go to take a bite of my food.  Just as the fork reaches my lips, my children ask, “What is for dessert?” They’ve finished their meal, and I’ve hardly had a chance to eat. It is lukewarm at this point which is how I’ve learned to eat my food.... Read full article

Tips for Recognizing Dating Violence

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A 16-year-old girl is head over heels with her new boyfriend. He’s charming and handsome, her ideal guy. But he’s been acting jealous lately when she talks with other friends, and he has even lost his temper over seemingly small things.... Read full article

Repticon Baton Rouge: The Hills Are Alive with Wild Critters!

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Reptiles, amphibians, and spiders, oh my! Repticon, a recognized leader in hosting reptile and exotic animal expos throughout the United States, is coming back to Baton Rouge this weekend.... Read full article

Making Your Own Dreams and Goals a Priority

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After a few soul sucking years of saying “maybe one day” and getting through the toddler years, I couldn’t pretend that I didn’t have these dreams anymore. I went back to the drawing board to figure out how to make my own goals & dreams a priority.... Read full article



Summer Is for Swimming!

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Summer is a great time to try out swimming beyond lessons or even a neighborhood swim team. Crawfish Aquatics runs a Summer season from June to July with 3-8 different enrollment options, depending on a child's age and group placement. ... Read full article

Neurodiversity & Educational Inclusion: Teaching Your Typically Developing Child about Difference

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Difference in our brain development is just another variation of what it looks like to be human- not so different than us being different heights or having different shades of skin. ... Read full article

What is a Medical Home?

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In providing the best care to our children that we possibly can, we, as parents, should also make it our responsibility to establish a medical home for our children.... Read full article

5 Tips for Running with a Stroller

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You’ve stretched and you’ve broken in your shoes. To all the moms and dads getting ready for a marathon, I SALUTE YOU! Let’s be honest, running by yourself is hard enough as it is, but add another 50 pounds to push? You got this!... 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

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