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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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Queen of the Jungle

You Jane are way different from me Tarzan — a concept that has been reinforced and reminded almost daily from Day One. After biology class it was quickly deduced that we men have the complexity of a garden hose and ladies, a multiple zone irrigation system. Nothing prepares you for parenthood and the new roles […]

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The Unsung Hero

When it comes to receiving successful career advice I’m sure you’ve heard some form of the following: “It’s not work if you do what you love.” However what advice is acceptable for becoming a parent instantly after saying ‘I do’? Okay, quick background rapid fire! I fell in love with a single mother of one […]

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2017 Best Red Stick Dad Contest :: Nominate YOUR Favorite Red Stick Dad!

2017 Best Red Stick Dad Contest :: Nominate YOUR Favorite Red Stick Dad! As you all know, we generally focus on content that is interesting and relevant to moms in the Baton Rouge area. However, in honor of Father’s Day quickly approaching, we thought we’d turn the tables for a few days to take some time to […]

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We’re FIVE Red Stick Moms Stronger :: Meet Our New Contributors

We are thrilled to introduce our community to five new members of the Red Stick Moms Blog team. Each one is a dynamic, warm and inspiring mom in Baton Rouge, and we can’t wait for you all to get to know them both online and in person at any of our upcoming events. We are humbled and […]

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