Featured Events

HOLIDAY LIGHTS AT BATON ROUGE GENERAL

in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

Each night, the lawn transforms into a twinkling display complete with more than 100,000 lights synchronized to music.

at Bluebonnet Boulevard and Picardy Avenue

Every day

Sat 07 Dec
in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

BATON ROUGE ARTS MARKET

The event will feature special art activities for kids.

at Farmers Market downtown

Sat 07 Dec
in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

ARTS AND CRAFTS EXPO

at Covington Fairgrounds

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

Articles in Health and Wellness

Soothing Separation Anxiety

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Tips to help you and your child(ren) learn that it is okay to let go.... Read full article

Food Moods

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We are, quite literally, what we eat. ... Read full article

Secondary Drowning

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Many parents are unaware of something called secondary drowning, or dry drowning, which can go undetected.... Read full article

Tri’ing to Mom

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Whoever said the infant/toddler stage was the hardest stage LIED! Rewind four years, 2015, picture it. I was…well, four years younger (we’ll leave it at that), and a mother to a not yet one-year-old daughter and three-year-old son.... Read full article

Tutu For You

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Should Toddlers Take Dance Class?... Read full article



Top Tips For Infant Eye Health

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When it comes to the health of infants, nothing can be taken for granted.... Read full article

Smarter Lunches Eating in EBR Schools

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As parents, we naturally have some questions about our kids’ lunches. We know what they eat when we’re around to monitor, but during the school year? ... Read full article

Best Friend Breakups and Makeups: the Ups and Downs of Friendship

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Quarrels and breakups happen, and painful feelings may linger. Often but not always–after some time or a shift in activities–kids find a way to make up. ... Read full article

2017 Family Challenge: Conquering Health, Fitness, and the Environment

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Make 2017 a great year with us! Here are simple ideas to help you get started. Share your progress with us using #BRPMFamilyChallenge on social media.... Read full article

Choosing Easy

by Kelly Carmena on

A fellow mother once told me, “I have come to realize that the hard choices we make as parents tend to be the right choices.” We were discussing whether or not I should send my son to school the day of the last honor roll assembly this past week. ... Read full article

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