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The Battle Goes On {Ten Years After My Breast Cancer Diagnosis}

Disclosure :: our Breast Cancer Awareness series is sponsored by Baton Rouge General.  Ten years later … this is not what is supposed to happen. The odds were in my favor, or so I thought. Breast cancer journey #2 is in full swing as I write this. But this isn’t where my story started, or […]

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Top New Baton Rouge Charter School Breaks Ground at Woman’s Hospital Site

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by BASIS Baton Rouge charter school. Top New Baton Rouge Charter School Breaks Ground at Woman’s Hospital Site BASIS Baton Rouge will offer students something no other American public school does: An education that prepares them according to the highest, most rigorous international standards. BASIS charter schools have been ranked […]

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Hidden Scar Surgery {Changing the Lives of Breast Cancer Patients}

Disclosure :: our Breast Cancer Awareness series is sponsored by Baton Rouge General.  Hidden Scar Surgery {Changing the Lives of Breast Cancer Patients} Body image is something women struggle with all their lives – which is why a breast cancer diagnosis is so devastating. Breasts are symbolic of beauty, fertility, motherhood, femininity. For some women, […]

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Creating a 24/7 Plan for Your Child’s Health

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by Pennington Biomedical Research Center. Creating a 24/7 Plan for Your Child’s Health When it comes to keeping kids healthy, balancing sleep, exercise and screen time is an ongoing challenge in our technology driven world. Luckily, researchers at LSU’s Pennington Biomedical Research Center have teamed up to create a 24/7 […]

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Festivals Acadiens et Créoles :: Family Fun is Just an Hour Away!

Disclosure :: this post is sponsored by Festivals Acadiens et Créoles. Festivals Acadiens et Créoles :: Family Fun is Just an Hour Away! Growing up in Lafayette, there’s always one festival my family makes sure to attend, sometimes with my old(ish) grandma in tow. That’s right; this festival is easy enough to do with your grandma […]

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IDEA Southern Louisiana Is Opening Schools In Your Neighborhood

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by IDEA Public Schools.  IDEA Southern Louisiana Is Opening Schools In Your Neighborhood In August of 2018, IDEA Public Schools will begin serving more than 1,000 K-2nd and 6th grade students in the Baton Rouge community.  Read on to learn more about us! IDEA is a family of tuition-free public charter […]

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Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre’s Nutcracker {One Mom’s Experience}

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by the Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre. Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre’s Nutcracker {One Mom’s Experience} In December of 1991, we took our then 2-year-old daughter, Whitney, to see our first-ever production of Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre’s Nutcracker, a Tale from the Bayou. Intently, she watched as Clara’s enchanted dream unfolded before […]

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Summer’s End Night Hike and Campfire

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by BREC.  Summer’s End Night Hike and Campfire Say goodbye to summer and kick off the school year with BREC Conservation’s Summer’s End Night Hike and Campfire!  This exciting program begins with an adventurous night hike with a BREC naturalist learning about local ecology and nocturnal animals. Your family will be […]

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