Sarah

Sarah
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Sarah is a Cecilia native currently living in Lafayette's oil center. She's the mom to a Brady Bunch of 7 children ages 13 to 4. Married to Clint, her 'environmental superhero', she enjoys traveling often. The self-proclaimed queen of big family travel planning; she's also taken up GLAMPing as she explores the State and National Parks. Sarah started Real Product Talk, a product testing and secret shopper service, with her online bestie of 10+ years in 2014 and continues to grow as a major player in her field. When she's not working from home, she's can be found serving the less fortunate in Lafayette alongside Lafayette Mom Writer Ali Comeaux and their non-profit, With Love, Acadiana.

What the Parade of Homes Taught Me About Dreaming

Parade of homes is something I had heard of before but never attended. I had no real expectations. This year, thanks to social-distancing, the parade of homes in Lafayette is virtual. Well, I’m over...

I Ordered My Own Blood Work and It Changed My Life

It wasn't until recently that I even knew you COULD order your own bloodwork. Or that it was as easy as reading a catalog of options and then choosing the one(s) you wanted. I've...

Hearts Apart :: Missing Your Child Due To Social Distancing

With the state of the nation right now, parents have to take extra precautions when it comes to our children. Some parents in the medical field have made the difficult decision to send their...

Dear Homeschool Moms :: Thank You

Dear Homeschool Moms, Thank you.  Right now, you are the real MVPs as all over the country schools close for upwards of a month to help flatten the curve of infection rate for COVID-19 infections....

Yes Days :: Growing Up

When we started having "Yes Day!" instead of birthday parties a few years ago, the children stuck to the list we'd created for them. There was a whole year or two of Trampoline Parks,...

Feed Them Anyway

Just over a year ago, I joined a friend who periodically went and fed the needy here in Lafayette. She had been doing so quietly for a year before that, at the prompt of...

Dear Vanessa Bryant, I Hope Your Tribe is Holding You Tight

Dear Vanessa Bryant, You don’t know me and I don’t know you. It’s unlikely we will ever cross paths. Truly, I don’t even know anything about you aside from what I've read today in the...

The 1 to 10 Rule For Marriage

My husband and I have stumbled on a way of problem-solving that has revolutionized the way we fight... or don't fight, actually. In the very early stages of our dating relationship, I was determined to...

Watch Your Tone

Moms are passionate. We pick sides and we advocate for them: circumcision, vaccination, co-sleeping, self-soothing, extended rear-facing, helicopter parenting... the list goes on and on. We choose our sides, we feel good about them,...

Zone Cleaning – Everyone Helps

I think many of us have been there: it's time for bed but the house is a disaster area. Maybe we spend another hour picking up so we can wake up to less chaos...