August 20, 2017

Boo at the Zoo sponsored by Carnival {Recap}

My family went to Boo at the Zoo sponsored by Carnival at Audubon Zoo last weekend and had an incredible time. If you are one of the lucky ones that got their tickets early and plan on attending this weekend I hope you have a wonderful time too! If you missed out on tickets this year, be […]

Boo at the Zoo Presented by Carnival Cruise Lines {Giveaway}

  In New Orleans, Boo at the Zoo is a tradition for many families. I know its something my oldest son looks forward to every year and this year will be extra special because Carnival Cruise Lines has jumped onboard with Children’s Hospital and Audubon Zoo to make it a year to remember.   Each […]

Wordless Wednesday 5/16/12 Linky {Zoo-to-Do for Kids}

A little over two weeks ago, my family had the opportunity to attend the Whitney’s Zoo-to-Do for Kids at the New Orleans Audubon Zoo. It was a great event that goes a long way to fund one of my family’s favorite summer activities! We love the zoo and thanks to the Hershey’s Moderation Nation team […]

Wordless Wednesday 3/21/12 {Linky}

This past weekend “We Went Down to the Audubon Zoo Where They All Ask for You!” There is a story behind these bird photos. My friends and family know that I have an extreme phobia of snakes. My dad claims that when I was little, I pet one at the zoo, but I must have […]

March Events at the Audubon Zoo!

It’s the perfect time of the year for festivals and outdoor activities. The Audubon Nature Institute offers a full line up of activities for the entire family. Here’s what’s happening in March: 9th Annual Soul Fest {March 3 & 4} “Celebrate African American Heritage Audubon Style!” This unique festival, one of the largest of its […]

Wordless Wednesday 11/9/11 {Swamp Fest at the Audubon Zoo}

One of my favorite places to bring my camera is the Audubon Zoo…”Where they all ask for you!” This past weekend, in addition to the college football game of the century (ESPN’s words, not mine), where LSU proved that they deserve to be #1 in the country, we went to Swamp Fest at the Zoo. […]

Wordless Wednesday 7/20/11

Blue and green PeacockThis peacock was strutting his stuff at the Audubon Zoo… Where they all ask for you!  Click here to enter to win 1 of 10 (TEN) Shutterfly Photobooks from Nola Mommy     .

5 Ways to Help the Gulf Coast

The media spotlight on the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico is dwindling, but the cleanup is far from over. The health of the Gulf of Mexico and it’s wetlands heavily impacts America’s domestic energy production, the seafood industry, international shipping, and the region’s culture. They don’t call Louisiana a Sportsman’s (or sportswoman’s) paradise […]

Audubon Zoo

We love going to the Audubon Zoo! Located uptown in New Orleans it is a treasure to our city. It’s home to 2,000 animals and has many native to southern Louisiana. As members of the zoo we try to go often. Sometimes we go just to relax and enjoy lunch. My son “GC” could be […]