Featured Events

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

Thu 05 Dec
in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

CHEF’S EVENING AND WINE TASTING EVENT

Enjoy different foods prepared by area chefs while doing Christmas shopping in more than 2...

at Denham Springs Antiques Village

BREC’s Baton Rouge Gallery

SUNDAYS AT 4. BREC’s Baton Rouge Gallery at 4 p.m. Lecture by Denton Hatcher and Molly Tay...

at BREC’s Baton Rouge Gallery

Every Sunday

Sat 07 Dec
in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

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

Articles in Sponsored Content, Susan Lowry Cedotal, April Blackburn, Mari Walker, Health and Wellness and Holidays

PTSD Awareness Month

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June offers an opportunity to teach the public about PTSD and effective treatments, which allows family and friends of those who experience a trauma to recognize symptoms and help them find adequate care.... 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

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

10 Tips To Conquer Child Clutter

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Sure, you can tell your child to clean his room, but chances are he has too much and won’t even know where to start.... Read full article

How Do I Respond to Comments from Kids About My Body?

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As I established in Suit Up, Mama, I’m living my life in a fat body. It’s not good or bad, it just is. I certainly wish my body were smaller sometimes, and I do exercise and try to be healthy. But I also accept it for what it is: my body that allows ... Read full article



Let's Get Moving: 22 Ways To Stay Fit Indoors

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In this age of computers, video games, television, and movies-on-demand, the old days of “Go outside and play,” become harder to digest for today’s children.... Read full article

The Complex World of ADHD in Children

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Belynda Gauthier’s son was kicked out of five daycare programs before he turned five years old. She heard a lot of misguided opinions about what might be “wrong” with him. A social worker said he was autistic. Deafness was another theory, but testing... Read full article

Celebrating Easter

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History, Traditions, and Events .... Read full article

Raising the Next Gene Kelly

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Expectations and gender roles are defined for young children long before birth.... 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

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