February 24, 2017

Talking to Kids about the Saints Bounty Scandal

New Orleans Saints Training RoomAs a Saints fan I am angry, frustrated, and disappointed about the actions of the team. But as a Mom to a young Saints fan those emotions are only intensified! My son, like many kids in the greater New Orleans area, looks up to the players who wear black and gold. Every Sunday they become […]

Tasty Tailgating Chili {Recipe}

chili pictureThis upcoming weekend is HUGE for Louisiana football fans. The beloved New Orleans Saints will be taking on the Detroit Lions in the Mercedes Benz Superdome on Saturday night in their first playoff game on the road to another Super Bowl win. Then on Monday night the LSU Tigers will be taking on the Alabama […]

Cute Saints Stuff! Congrats #9 & the NFC South Champs!

It’s a great time to be a football fan in Louisiana. LSU is about to play for another National Championship and tonight, the New Orleans Saints defeated the Dirty Birds, Atlanta Falcons for the second time this season! It was great seeing the team win but even more special than beating our rival on Monday Night […]

Wordless Wednesday with #9 Drew Brees {Linky}

When I first started Nola Mommy, someone asked me what did I hope to get from it and I jokingly replied,”Maybe, I’ll get the chance to meet Drew Brees!” Everyone who knows me, knows that: 1. I’m a HUGE Saints Fan! 2. My favorite player is quarterback Drew Brees, for the leadership and character he brings to […]

New Orleans Saints Fashion

Ruched tube dress, Top, Striped top, Diane von Fürstenberg black pants, Bandolino kitten heel pumps, Flower clutch,  Betsey Johnson fleur de lis jewelry Unique & Inspiring Jewelry from Waxing Poetic (fleur de lis ring) My normal game-day fashion consists of a Drew Brees jersey with jeans. (I have one in traditional black, the Super Bowl 44 version, […]

Behind the Scenes at the Louisiana Superdome

New Orleans Saints Training RoomThe Louisiana Superdome is an iconic figure in the city of New Orleans. It is home to the World Champion New Orleans Saints football team and has hosted 6 Super Bowls, with another Super Bowl to be played there in 2013. It is also the home of the All State Sugar Bowl which hosts the […]

Saints: There’s Always Next Year

SAINTSCHAMPSLeading up to the Saints versus Seahawks game it was considered a sure bet that the Saints would walk away the victors and move on to face either the Chicago Bears or the Atlanta Falcons. It was a game pitting the defending world champions against a team whose place in the playoffs was questionable. The […]

New Orleans & The Saints, Why the hype?

These are “strange and beautiful days” in New Orleans. It is hard to describe the recent events that have impacted this great city. From the lowest of lows and the highest of highs this city has endured. The five year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina is fast approaching and for many the memories of August 29, […]

Believe Dat!!

I know I am late in writing about the Saints victory but it has taken this long to sink in! The New Orleans Saints are world champions! They defeated the Indianapolis Colts 31-17 in Miami, FL. The media experts didn’t even give them a chance against a quarterback like Peyton Manning but they overlooked such […]

The Spirit of 12-0!

12Before the New Orleans Saints game against the Redskins this last Sunday my family braved Walmart. Our plan was to grill hamburgers while we casually watched the Saints cruise to a win against a team whose record was 3-8. Plans change! First, at Wally World I had on my #9 Drew Brees jersey, my son […]