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July

Lafayette Moms Need to Know Guide :: Your Guide for Things to do in July

Can someone say HOT? July is always festive with fireworks and pool parties, but boy can those hot summer days drag on without a regular schedule. While things are heating up this July, find some ways to cool down and keep busy with this need to know guide. You’re sure to find lots of indoor […]

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June

Lafayette Moms Need to Know Guide :: Your Guide for Things to Do in June

Welcome sweet, sweet summertime. Bring on the splash pads, snoballs, slip and slides, and shades! The pace of June is just slow enough to let us set our own pace and schedule. Beat the heat by finding some great indoor activities, or see what outdoor adventures you might find with the help of this handy […]

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2018Guide to Vacation Bible Schools in and around Lafayette

2018 Guide to Vacation Bible Schools In and Around Lafayette

Summer is quickly approaching and many families are looking for fun activities for the kiddos while they’re out of school. Lucky for us, many local churches offer weeklong Vacation Bible Schools (VBS) which are filled with days of learning, fun crafts, exciting activities and Bible stories. Check out our list below and add one (or […]

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Let Summer at Ascension Save the Day

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by Ascension Episcopal School. Let Summer at Ascension Save the Day While the kids are counting down the days until summer with outlandish excitement, you might find your level of anxiety slowly creeping up to unsafe heights. Some questions that might be swimming around your head are “how much […]

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So You Want to “Festival” with a Toddler? Read This and Print the Checklist!

Should you “Festival” with a toddler?????? Yes, you should!!! One of the things I said before I had a baby was that I was never going to let a baby stop me from doing what I love. And what do I love? Festivals! The music, the food, the people, the atmosphere – it’s all heaven […]

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April

Lafayette Moms Need to Know Guide :: Your Guide for Things to do in Lafayette April 2018

April showers will bring May flowers … or so they say. The Easter Bunny might be playing some tricks on April Fool’s Day this year, but we hope he still brings you chocolate. There’s a lot of fun spring events to look forward to so start planning now with our need to know guide for […]

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Pacque-ing {A Cajun Easter Tradition}

South Louisiana is known for some weird traditions. At Christmastime, we let Madame Grands Doigts — a witch with long fingers — come into our home to deliver goodies into stockings hung by the chimney with care. We boil and eat something literally called a MudBug. We made Mardi Gras a “thing,” and we chase […]

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March

Lafayette Moms Need to Know Guide :: Your Guide for Things to Do in Lafayette March 2018

Can you smell all the flowers, the fresh grass, the pollen? Yes, spring is in the air and warmer temps are tempting us with lovely springtime weather. Whether you are into St. Patricks Day, Easter egg hunts and bunnies or March Madness, there is lots to look forward to this month, so start planning now […]

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