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Life Hacks: Hydrogen Peroxide

By Staff Writer, Mar 23, 2017, Categories: Family, Home, Health, Acadiana Life

10 Great uses for Hydrogen Peroxide you probably never knew

Let’s Talk Puberty, Shall We?

By Staff Writer, Mar 23, 2017, Categories: Family, Health, Acadiana Life

Whatever we, as parents, choose to call it —“the talk” or “the birds and the bees” — talking to your son or daughter about puberty can be challenging.

Protecting your baby from common household injuries

By Staff Writer, Mar 23, 2017, Categories: Family, Home, Health, Acadiana Life

Every year, more than 2,200 children die from injuries that occur at home...

Top New Words Added To Merriam-Webster 2017

By Staff Writer, Mar 14, 2017, Categories: Family, Arts+Entertainment, Lifestyle, Acadiana Life

What’s the word - Merriam-Webster recently added more than a 1,000 new words to their 2017 dictionary. We couldn’t list them all, but thought this listicle would be appropriate.

What Is Intimacy - part 1

By Don Short, Mar 09, 2017, Categories: Family, Health, Acadiana Life

Intimacy is a process – not a thing. It takes place over time and is not stagnant. In fact, any kind of stagnation in a relationship kills intimacy. Intimacy can also take many forms.

A Missed Opportunity

By Elizabeth Hesterly, Mar 08, 2017, Categories: Family, Lifestyle, Acadiana Life

Years ago I heard a story about a college professor. He was a veteran teacher, one who typically taught advanced level classes..

Healing House Celebrates 20 Years

By Staff Writer, Mar 08, 2017, Categories: Family, Lifestyle, Acadiana Life

The Healing House; Hope for Grieving Children [formerly: The Grief Center of Southwest Louisiana] celebrates 20 Years of Hope and Healing in Acadiana...

Codependent – The Caretaker and The Rescuer

By Don Short, Feb 20, 2017, Categories: Family, Health, Lifestyle, Acadiana Life

Codependency begins as a survival plan that a child develops so that their life will be more bearable in response to the abuse and/or neglect they are experiencing at that time.

5 Things to Say to Your Child – Every Day!

By Staff Writer, Feb 20, 2017, Categories: Family, Lifestyle, Acadiana Life

“My mom and dad gave their kids the greatest gift of all - the gift of unconditional love. They cared deeply about who we would be, and much less about what we would do.” Mitt Romney

3rd Annual "On Cuisine du Jardin" - Garden Cook-off

By Staff Writer, Feb 08, 2017, Categories: Family, Arts+Entertainment, Health, Lifestyle, Acadiana Life

[An Elementary - We Cook From The Garden Competition] Lafayette Parish Child Nutrition Services has partnered with LSU Ag-Center and the Lafayette Master Gardener Association to create the School Garden Initiative Program (SGI).

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  • Rhythms on the River

    03/30/2017
    05:30PM — 08:30PM

    River Ranch Town Square, 1100 Camellia Blvd., Lafayette. Thursdays, weather permitting.


  • Downtown Alive!

    03/31/2017
    05:30PM — 08:30AM

    Everyone’s favorite Friday night party is back with an all-local lineup! Now you don’t have to ...


  • Festival des Fleurs

    04/01/2017
    08:00AM — 05:00PM

    Gardeners will delight in the wide selection of plants available for sale, including native plant...


  • Preparing for the Citizenship Test

    03/27/2017
    04:30PM — 06:30AM

    VITA (Volunteer Instructors Teaching Adults) presents a free set of classes for anyone who wishes...


  • Preparing for the Citizenship Test

    03/29/2017
    04:30PM — 06:30AM

    VITA (Volunteer Instructors Teaching Adults) presents a free set of classes for anyone who wishes...


  • Rhythms on the River

    03/30/2017
    05:30PM — 08:30PM

    River Ranch Town Square, 1100 Camellia Blvd., Lafayette. Thursdays, weather permitting.


  • Downtown Alive!

    03/31/2017
    05:30PM — 08:30AM

    Everyone’s favorite Friday night party is back with an all-local lineup! Now you don’t have to ...


  • Festival des Fleurs

    04/01/2017
    08:00AM — 05:00PM

    Gardeners will delight in the wide selection of plants available for sale, including native plant...


  • Spiritual Wisdom on Conquering Fear

    04/02/2017
    02:00PM — 04:00PM

    "What if the antidote to fear - any fear - lay within easy distance? Would you reach for it o...


  • Preparing for the Citizenship Test

    04/03/2017
    04:30PM — 06:30AM

    VITA (Volunteer Instructors Teaching Adults) presents a free set of classes for anyone who wishes...


  • Preparing for the Citizenship Test

    04/05/2017
    04:30PM — 06:30AM

    VITA (Volunteer Instructors Teaching Adults) presents a free set of classes for anyone who wishes...


  • Great Acadiana Running of the Ducks

    04/05/2017
    05:30PM — 07:30PM

    The 2017 Great Acadiana Running of the Ducks will be held Wednesday; April 5, 2017 from 5:30 pm t...


  • Rhythms on the River

    04/06/2017
    05:30PM — 08:30PM

    River Ranch Town Square, 1100 Camellia Blvd., Lafayette. Thursdays, weather permitting.


  • Downtown Alive!

    04/07/2017
    05:30PM — 08:30AM

    Everyone’s favorite Friday night party is back with an all-local lineup! Now you don’t have to ...


  • Walk For Hope and Family Fun Day

    04/08/2017
    07:30AM — 12:00PM

    Walk For Hope is an annual family oriented event which aims to increase autism awareness while ra...


  • Relay For Life of St. Landry Parish

    04/08/2017
    04:00PM — 10:00PM

    We are Two Steppin Out Cancer at the St. Landry Parish Courthouse Square for Relay For Life. Fea...


  • Preparing for the Citizenship Test

    04/10/2017
    04:30PM — 06:30AM

    VITA (Volunteer Instructors Teaching Adults) presents a free set of classes for anyone who wishes...


  • 2017 Minority Health Awareness Summit

    04/12/2017
    09:30AM — 03:00PM

    Are you an area professional passionate about improving the lives of others? Are you a concerned ...


  • Rhythms on the River

    04/13/2017
    05:30PM — 08:30PM

    River Ranch Town Square, 1100 Camellia Blvd., Lafayette. Thursdays, weather permitting.


  • Journey to the Cross

    04/14/2017
    01:00PM — 08:00PM

    Journey to the Cross: The Prophesy of the King will take place on Good Friday, April 14 from 1pm-...


  • Downtown Alive!

    04/14/2017
    05:30PM — 08:30AM

    Everyone’s favorite Friday night party is back with an all-local lineup! Now you don’t have to ...


 

 

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