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Our Favorite Bedtime Books for Toddlers

Bedtime – that sacred part of the night where you can simultaneously squeeze the last bit of love into your children and taste the freedom that those next four hours bring. Sometimes attempting to lull my two squirmy, riled up toddlers (ages 3 and 1.5) into a drowsy state can be tricky. We have found that having a good […]

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Mom’s Guide to July {Baton Rouge Family-Friendly Events}

July is here! Fun activities for sunny days and rainy days alike are available for you and your family to continue to make memories and enjoy the peak of summer. We have gathered our favorite family-friendly events in the Baton Rouge area this month and featured them here in the monthly guide. Red Stick Moms Blog maintains a […]

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Diversity on Demand

As a millennial, we lived in the golden age of family television. Friday nights consisted of popcorn and crowding around the television in our playroom to watch TGIF. Ahh…the nostalgia. The Family Matters and Boy Meets Worlds tended to stay pretty light in the early seasons as far as controversial, real life events were concerned. […]

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Brave Moms Give Back on July 2nd

The word “brave” looks different in the life of every person. For me it looks like a mom living with severe anxiety. Balancing multiple health diagnoses all while trying to be everything to my kids, family, and friends. Some days feel impossible and others feel like giant victories. The little tasks in life can feel […]

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2017 Best Red Stick Dad Winner!!

We are excited to announce that the winner of our 2017 Best Red Stick Dad is :: Charlie Suire {Nominated by :: Katie Suire}  Charlie deserves this award for his selflessness and generosity (for lagniappe he is funny and quirky). Seriously, he is the best dad. Just last week we were in Florida, instead of relaxing in […]

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He and I, Not Me and My

I’m a coach. So, whenever people discover we have a 12-year-old son his athletics always come into question. People are always blown away that I really couldn’t care less if my son plays a sport. “He’s my math-lete, dagnabbit!” Fortunately for my son, he isn’t growing up where I grew up. He has options. Survival […]

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2017 Best Red Stick Dad Finalists

2017 Best Red Stick Dad Finalists We received some amazing nominees for our first annual Best Red Stick Dad campaign … nominated by wives, fiancés, daughters, sons, sisters, and friends … all who have made a difference in the lives of others and who motivate and inspire those around them. It was a very difficult task, and […]

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