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Seven Annoying Facebook Moms

Seven Annoying Facebook Moms

There’s a new crop of annoying moms on Facebook. I’m not talking about hashtag over-users. Please—that’s so 2014. I’m not talking about the compulsive check in-ers or the “like” happy friend we all have with whom we don’t really know how or why we became friends in the first place. Everyone is used to those […]

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Setting Up a Frozen Meal Swap

Does the idea of a stocked freezer full of ready-to-eat food for your family make your heart dance? Do you have friends who would like freezers full of food for their families, too? Have you ever thought about starting a freezer meal swap? I’ve been part of a meal swap group, and I love it! […]

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Morning Sickness: Diary of a Wimpy Mama

Dear Diary… 5 weeks I am writing this exactly five weeks into my longed-for pregnancy. Whoever said that infertility veterans should not complain about pregnancy symptoms is a jerk. You know I’m no whiner. You know I have a crazy pain tolerance—both physically and emotionally—but this is bringing me to my knees. I look like death warmed […]

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TRUE LIFE: Marriage Counseling Saved My Marriage

Marriage Counseling: Why It Works for My Marriage and How It Might Work for Yours, Too!

It’s hard to talk about (or blog about) certain topics. We’re launching a new series: True Life. Here is the first of many! Have you gone to counseling? You’re not alone!   My husband and I have worked very hard to keep our marriage strong throughout the past several years, but honestly, it hasn’t always […]

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What is Community Property?

What’s Yours is Mine…Or Is It?: A Laywoman’s Guide to Community Property

Here at ACMB, we’ve noticed an increasing number of readers are relatively new to San Antonio, and perhaps to Texas and its community-property system. And, the Supreme Court’s recent Obergefell decision means that Alamo City moms who enter same-sex marriages will become subject to the same rules that historically have applied to opposite-sex marriages. So, the topic of […]

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Hooray, I Bought a House...Now What?

Hooray, I Bought a House…Now What?! Top 12 Things to Do as a New Home Owner

Purchasing a home can be one of the biggest decisions a family makes. We are excited to partner with advertising partner and local REALTOR® Lorena Peña to bring San Antonio families important information about their home-buying experience.  Congratulations! You have saved, picked a great REALTOR®, walked through a few (or a lot!) of houses, negotiated, […]

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San Antonio Scoop: Family Fun in the Alamo City for August 21–27

This week seems a little quieter as summer is winding down. Each week I say to myself, “This weekend we should stay home and clean the house.” But then I start working on this post and realize there is no way we’re staying in. If you’ve got a budding actor in your family, be sure […]

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