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Modern Day Mom Shaming: Think Before You Type

OK, so I may be a little biased, but one of the many things I love about Alamo City Moms Blog (ACMB) is the variety of stories we share each day with you, our wonderful readers. Our team has experienced amazing growth since the blog first launched, and as one of the now 27 women on our contributor team, […]

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San Antonio Scoop: October 9-15

San Antonio Scoop: Family Fun in the Alamo City for October 9–15

This weekend is one of my all-time favorite San Antonio events: Artpace’s Chalk It Up! Plus, I love Houston Street, where it all takes place. Community and creativity converge for a full day of amazing chalk art and plenty of opportunity for kids to express themselves. Now in its twelfth year, this event draws thousands. Brave the […]

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These are great ideas! Check them out if you need new ideas for banning the phone at dinner.

Seven Practical Ideas for a Technology-Free Family Dinner

Kids and personal electronic devices: it’s a frequently discussed topic. Articles abound offering advice about how much time your kids should (or should not) spend on their iPad/Kindle/phone, which games on Xbox/Wii are acceptable (and which are not), or which TV show/movie is appropriate for your kids. This is not one of those articles. I’m […]

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After-school at the DoSeum

Enrichment Classes and After-School Programs at The DoSeum

We are thrilled to have partnered with The DoSeum to bring our readers the latest information about San Antonio’s new children’s museum. The DoSeum isn’t just a fun place to take your kids to let them burn off some energy; it also offers special educational activities as part of serving children in the community. Starting […]

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Minecraft- Super League Gaming in San Antonio

Minecraft: Super League Gaming in San Antonio

Alamo City Moms Blog is excited to partner with Super League Gaming, the first in-theater gaming league, to bring you the latest on their after-school tournaments in San Antonio. You’ve heard of soccer moms… Now meet Minecraft moms (and dads)! Parents cheering loudly is what you can expect at Super League’s after-school gaming tournaments starting next week […]

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San Antonio Scoop

San Antonio Scoop: Family Fun in the Alamo City for October 2–8

Oh, October, how busy you make us. Between fall festivals and Halloween preparations you can practically hear us moms buzzing around. I’m still trying to figure out which pumpkin patch our family will be visiting this harvest season. On that note, don’t forget to check the 2015 ACMB Pumpkin Patch list. This is a big weekend […]

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PTAs Are Doing It Wrong | Alamo City Moms Blog

PTAs Are Doing It Wrong

  Parent-Teacher Associations (PTAs) are doing it wrong. They spend too much time and energy on things that don’t matter for our kids’ education, and they leave out many of the people who desperately want to help. PTAs spend too much time on things that don’t improve education. Many PTAs hold elaborate fundraising events and […]

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