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Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Using a Menstrual Cup

Menstrual cups have gained quite a bit of attention recently. I myself became interested in using a menstrual cup as I had increasing concerns about the questionable chemicals and toxins in tampons and other feminine hygiene products. With touts of increased safety, ease of use and more “worry-free” time, I eagerly purchased a menstrual cup […]

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Teach Your Kids to Love the Outdoors With Hike it Baby Baton Rouge!

Did you know that the average American child only spends about 5 minutes playing outdoors each day? As someone who cherished her childhood spent building forts in the woods, playing sports in the backyard, taking trips to the beach, and biking around the neighborhood at every opportunity, this statistic deeply saddens me. Thankfully, there’s an […]

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Celebrate 20 Years of Connecting People with Nature with Free FAE Fest Event

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by BREC.  BREC’s Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center is Celebrating 20 Years of Connecting People with Nature with Free FAE Fest Event Join us for an EPIC celebration as we host an admission-free, day-long birthday party with a F.A.E. Festival theme on Saturday, May 13th from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Through […]

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I Wish I Had Known {Creating Awareness of Crohn’s Disease via Understanding}

The text read: “Mom, there’s blood. A lot.” After reading my 18-year-old son’s text, I called a specialty gastroenterology clinic. After giving the scheduling desk my son’s symptoms and birthdate, we had an appointment the next day. A next-day appointment for a new patient with a specialist? Sound the mom alarm bells. The doctor visit […]

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Farr Park Stick Horse Rodeo

Disclosure :: our friends and partners at BREC sponsored this post. Farr Park Stick Horse Rodeo Rides Back into Town! BREC’s Farr Park Equestrian Center, 6402 River Road, hosts its annual Stick Horse Rodeo on Saturday, April 8. Event registration begins at 9:00am and competition will be held from 10:00am – Noon. Children, ages 2-7, are […]

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