How to Make a Mardi Gras Glitter Cup Throw

There’s nothing quite like New Orleans’ carnival season! Carnival season starts on the Epiphany, January 6th. From January 6th all the way to Mardi Gras (Fat Tuesday) New Orleanians celebrate. There are numerous events, balls, and parades leading up to…

20 Last Minute Gifts on Amazon

This post contains affiliate links. 20 Last Minute Gifts on Amazon Amazon is always my go to for last minute holiday shopping! With Christmas day coming at us fast, I rounded up a list of 20 Last Minute Gift Ideas…

It Takes a Village

Christmas Day 2020 in the NICU NICU Santa Year THREE! The past two years, thanks to you and this wonderful Cobalt community, we raised over $2,000 (see 2021 here & 2022 here!) to support precious, tiny preemie babies, their caregivers,…

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