Featured Events

Sat 07 Dec

OLD SOUTH JAMBOREE

in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

Featuring Carlton Jones and His Red Hot Country Band. Tickets are $10 and $5 for children ages 6-12.

at 9554 Florida Boulevard, Walker

Sat 07 Dec
in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

FIRST SATURDAY OF THE MONTH HIKE

Join a park ranger on a guided hike.

at Port Hudson State Historic Site, Jackson

in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

HOLIDAY LIGHTS AT BATON ROUGE GENERAL

Each night, the lawn transforms into a twinkling display complete with more than 100,000 l...

at Bluebonnet Boulevard and Picardy Avenue

Every day

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

Articles in Mari Walker, Party, Health and Wellness, Holidays and One Amazing Kid

Disney Rookies: Should We Book a Trip?

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Second graders are prone to hyperbole, or at least mine seems to be. However, she may be pretty close in thinking everyone but her has been to Disney World. Of course, I know that can’t possibly be true, but I do feel the allure of the magic mouse an... 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

Girl Power

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Boosting leadership qualities in girls.... Read full article

Ian Thompson

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Meet this One Amazing Kid.... Read full article

Strategies for a Stress-free Christmas

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Learn how to relieve stress during the holidays.... Read full article



Teaching Children Respect

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As a veteran teacher, I’ve been asked many questions about how to teach children over the years, and only once have I been a bit stumped. The mother asked me, “How do you teach respect?” After a moment’s thought, my response was, “Every single day.”... Read full article

Collin Sprouse

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Character counts for Collin Sprouse, and his parents, Johnathon and Allison Sprouse, work hard to ensure that the 11-year-old keeps his focus on what matters most. Collin has been honored for that work and his academic excellence.... Read full article

Remembering the Thank You Notes

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It’s important for children to take the time to thank those who attended and for helping them make their birthdays that much more special.... 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

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

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