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Sat 07 Dec

Christmas in the Garden

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LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens from 9 a.m.-noon. Spend the morning eating hot pancakes provided by the Baton Rouge Kiwanis and then hop through the gardens and the many different Christmas activity stations. Enjoy StoryTime in the Garden with the Junio

at LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens

Sat 07 Dec
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LPB’S VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS BREAKFAST

Special appearances from Daniel Tiger, Curious George, Luna, Super Why and Princes Presto....

at Raising Cane's River Center

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CELEBRATION IN THE OAKS

Make a trip to New Orleans to see the 33rd anniversary of the most spectacular holiday li...

at New Orleans City Park

Every day

Mon 07 Oct

LINE 4 LINE

O’Neils Barber and Beauty Salon. Free haircuts once a month to boys ages 2-16 who read to ...

at O’Neils Barber and Beauty Salon

Articles in Printable Templates, Mandy Cowley, Party, Health and Wellness and Holidays

Bedtime Magic

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Unlocking The Power Of Sleep Cues... Read full article

Changing the Game: Is it Wise to Specialize?

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Gone are the days of children playing multiple sports just for fun. Now, many kids are playing one sport year round to become elite athletes. This athletic trend is called sports specialization. Is it always a good idea?... Read full article

2017 Birthday Guide: Four Birthdays, Four Budgets

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As parents, we want to make sure our children get the birthday parties they deserve, while staying under budget. So, while the budgets may differ from family to family, we are here to assure you that the quality doesn’t have to. ... Read full article

Everything I Need to Know I Learned From a Christmas Movie

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So here’s some recommendations for fun movies to watch with your children and the lessons you can learn together as a family....The pitiful Charlie Brown tree teaches us that no matter how broken or imperfect we are, love can fix anything.... Read full article

My Tribe: How I Found My Motivation Again

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“Mommy, I need to go on a diet and I want you to go on one with me,” were the words that escaped my seven-year-old’s mouth when I realized I had fallen off the healthy wagon and re-entered the zone of “fat.” My running had tapered off, I had failed t... Read full article



Have a Happy Birthday (Without the Party): Budget-Friendly Birthday Ideas

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The day your child was born is a day to celebrate and make him feel special. Birthday parties are fun, but they can be a lot of work, and the costs can quickly add up. If you decide to skip the birthday party, it doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate big.... Read full article

Motivating Children with Exceptional Needs

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For exceptional children with physical or cognitive struggles, achieving goals is paramount. The road to these achievements can be long and bumpy, though. Children who experience daily obstacles often face discouragement.  They tire of the pain, the ... Read full article

Preparing Your Child for Surgery

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My daughter was 13 months old when she needed her first surgery. I was a basketcase, but luckily, she had no idea what was happening. Still, it was hard. When she got a little older and had to have other surgeries, things were a little more challengi... Read full article

Silent Sickness: Living with Postpartum Depression

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“I remember thinking, if I took enough sleeping pills, my husband would come home in time to take care of the kids, and I just wouldn’t wake up.”... Read full article

Choosing a Guardian

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Before I had children, I had a very spontaneous, adventurous, try-anything-once mentality. Having children put the brakes on that because now I have something, or someone, to live for. I gladly took myself out of the middle of my world and centered m... Read full article

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