Maternity Clothing: Lesson Learned

I am currently six-and-a-half-months pregnant with my first baby. I couldn’t wait until I started showing, going around telling my mother, my sister, my friends, “I think I’m showing, don’t I look like I’m showing?” To which they would kindly inform me that no, I didn’t really look pregnant yet; and it was all in […]

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Halloween: Prepped and Ready

It seems like once you have children, all your days, weeks, and months just run together.  Thankfully, we have holidays.  Here and there throughout the year, these days are cherished and make time stand still for just a little while.  Halloween is the jumping off point for the big end-of-year holidays, and I think that […]

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Erin Guedry Photography {Giveaway}

WOW! What an amazing launch week it has been! We’ve been celebrating all week with some amazing giveaways, and we wanted to be sure and end our WEEK’s worth of giveaways with a bang! Erin Guedry Photography is giving one lucky winner a portrait session of their choice! What an amazing opportunity to take those […]

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Louisiana Themed Children’s Books

Whether you were born and raised in the Red Stick or are a more recent transplant, you can’t deny that the food and culture of south Louisiana are something special. I love reading books with my little guy, and it’s an added bonus if they’re interesting. If you’re looking to inject a little local flavor […]

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Battling the Mommy Wars

About a year ago, I woke up to a beautiful fall morning and toted my kids to our favorite Baton Rouge outdoor play area, Leeward Park.  While snuggling my then five-month-old Ben, another mommy of a young baby approached me.  We began with small talk, but eventually our conversation moved to our birth stories.  She […]

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Sip n’ See by LP {Giveaway}

Always trying to find that unique, personal gift for friends and family but just don’t know where to start? Sip n’ See by LP is a locally owned business specializing in monogrammed and appliqued items.  If you can dream it, LP can create it! Every item is uniquely designed with the recipient in mind.  You […]

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Baby Boot Camp {Giveaway}

 If you have been a follower of Red Stick Moms Blog for long, you already know that we are big fans of this next giveaway since we hosted a playdate with them in September! Baby Boot Camp of Baton Rouge, owned by the fit and fabulous Mauree Brooksher, delivers prenatal and postpartum fitness and nutrition […]

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Origami Owl {Giveaway}

We’ve got another fabulous jewelry giveaway for our lovely readers today! Sonya Harrell is an Independent Designer with Origami Owl Living Lockets. Each locket is unique because it tells your story. You choose the charms you want to represent you. Then choose your favorite locket and chain. The locket opens so you can change charms […]

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A Visit to the Pumpkin Patch

There are those fun activities that I always hear about but never do. Well, finally, I did it! At the first sign of fall, I loaded up the girls and made the quick trip to Mrs. Heather’s Pumpkin Patch in Hammond. When we arrived, the nicest lady greeted us! Seeing me alone with two kids […]

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Mimosa by M.E. {Giveaway}

If you haven’t heard about mimosa by m.e. by now, then get ready.  You are going to LOVE what you see! Madeline Ellis is the visionary behind mimosa jewelry and accessories.  Each beautiful peice is handmade in her own, local shop with the highest quality materials.  With her wide variety of colors and styles, she […]

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