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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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Irish Twins

Mommin’ Irish Twins {My Top 10 Tips & Tricks}

My first two children were born 12 months apart. You know what they call that?  Irish Twins Oh we have the luck o’ the Irish in our blood.  Walking around wearing a baby, while holding a baby, is a tough gig. You have TWO kids in diapers, TWO kids nursing or taking bottles, TWO kids […]

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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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beads

Wait, Wait, Wait!!! Don’t Pitch Your Mardi Gras Throws!

It’s the question that every Louisiana mom asks themselves the day after Mardi Gras, “What do I do with all these Mardi Gras beads (or throws)?” There are 2 things that usually happen: They get thrown away or They get sorted and stored in the attic waiting for the apocalypse.  There has to be another […]

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Pampering Yourself and Your Teeth at Mint Dental Boutique

Disclosure: This post was sponsored by Mint Dental Boutique, but all opinions and impressions are my own.  Pampering Yourself and Your Teeth at Mint Dental Boutique I’m currently a worn out, sunken eyed mom, getting over a cold. The holidays were busy, and well, we are all still trying to recover from the merry, merry […]

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