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

SWAMP BIRD WALK

Hike led by a volunteer of the Baton Rouge Audubon Society. General admission.

at BREC’s Bluebonnet Swamp

Sun 10 Nov
in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

SANTA’S WONDERLAND

Get a free photo with Santa while you shop at these hunting, fishing, camping and outdoor...

at Cabela’s and Bass Pro Shop

Fri 06 Dec

PARENTS NIGHT OUT FOR SPECIAL NEEDS

For children with special needs ages 2-12 and their siblings. Registration requested.

at St. Jean Vianney Church

Articles in School, Susan Lowry Cedotal, Party, Health and Wellness and Bloggers

12 Ways To Work Your Workout

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The benefits of exercising regularly are no secret. From controlling weight, to staving off chronic disease, to improving memory and sleep—physical activity seems to be a cure-­all for whatever ails you.... Read full article

Mom, Can I Have a Cell Phone?: Navigating Through the Big Decision

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Does your child NEED a cell phone? Maybe not, but if they do, you need to know how to keep them safe.... Read full article

Rich in Blessings

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My life is busy. Not just a little busy, but seriously jammed from start to finish. It didn’t always seem so wild, and up until recently, I thought we had a pretty firm handle on our time as a family. Recently, almost every single extra moment is com... Read full article

ABCs of Public Schools

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A handy guide to deciphering acronyms.... Read full article

Breastfeeding Journey. Is This It?

by Amelia Laprairie on

When Andie was born, I set a breastfeeding goal of one year. I was determined to make it to that and we overcame many obstacles and pushed through to be sure that this journey continued. ... Read full article



Can I Please Get a Little Peace and Quiet?

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I turned the bathroom door lock with a click. My book in my hands, I nestled down on the bathroom rug. I looked at my phone and set my timer for 10 minutes. “After this, I’ll go back out there,” I said to myself.... Read full article

Small Group of Friends or Big Popularity?

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Parents may wake one day to find the top three priorities of their children are friends, food, and fun, with family trailing far behind. The same children who once enjoyed being home with family now prefer to spend free time with friends. The need fo... Read full article

The New Birthday Plan

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Dear Son: I’m writing to tell you about an exciting change we’ll be making in regard to my birthday this year. Because this is a big birthday year for me (rhymes with shorty), and because you’re such a big boy now, and frankly because I’m a little w... Read full article

School Bus Basics

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Tips for success on the big yellow bus.... Read full article

Water and Sun Safety

by Dr. Traci Brumund on

Summer is here! With kids out of school, parents want to make sure that their children are engaged and having fun during their time off. As we head outside for some fresh air and fun in the sun, there are certain sun and water safety recommendations ... Read full article

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