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SUNDAYS AT 4. BREC’s Baton Rouge Gallery at 4 p.m. Lecture by Denton Hatcher and Molly Taylor. Louisiana singer/songwriters. Free. batonrougegallery.org

at BREC’s Baton Rouge Gallery

Every Sunday

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ZOO LIGHTS

Enjoy more than 50 illuminated display sculptures of animals and traditional holiday theme...

at BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo

Every day

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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

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Planetarium Family Hour and Stargazing

LASM on Saturdays at 10 a.m. Gather around the campfire to learn about stars and constella...

Every Saturday

Articles in April Blackburn, Madeline Rathle and Holidays

Christmas is the Best Season

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Before kids, Christmas felt a lot less stressful. My first year as a mom, I found myself buying Christmas presents in the Spring. I stored them away in a closet and would pick up toys and gifts all year long. I think that’s the most significant chang... Read full article

Not Home for the Holidays?

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Own Your Christmas Anyway!... Read full article

Expert Tips on Handling Holiday Havoc

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Do the visions of sugarplums dancing in your head get flattened by your massive “To do” list each holiday season? Does the dream of a perfect white Christmas have you seeing red when it comes to dealing with family schedules? If your holiday travels ... Read full article

Have Yourself A Healthy Little Christmas

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With clever planning and creative thinking, families can offset the holiday-induced overload of sweets by staging entertaining and meaningful activities that are low or no-sugar. ... Read full article

DIY Valentine's Day Treat Bags

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Make It.... Read full article



11 April Fools' Pranks for Kids

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If you love to celebrate April Fools' Day with your kiddos, then we’ve got the perfect collection of April Fools' pranks for you. They are all good-spirited April Fools' fun and harmless pranks for kids, and you will be the coolest mom ever.... Read full article

Toy Safety for Kids During the Holidays

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Pretty soon, the floors of your home will be cluttered with new toys that were brought by Santa. And while the holidays are a time for giving, for many children, what they receive can be harmful. ... Read full article

Valentine's Day Party

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February is a great time to focus on family fun and traditions by hosting a Valentine’s Day party.... Read full article

Fall is Here! Ready, Set, Go!

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It’s that time. Not red and green, but orange and black! Despite the humidity and temperature outside, you can see a change in the sunlight that means fall is upon us. We’ve survived another hot Louisiana summer and the payoff is big. Football, good ... Read full article

Teaching Children to be Thankful

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As we approach the holiday season, our minds often turn to things for which we should be thankful: health, family, shelter, friends—all of these things become more important during this time of year. ... Read full article

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