Passionate About San Antonio
and the Moms Who Live Here
  • Family Guide

Styled by My Child

We just adored the recent rash of toddler- and kid-styled fashion bloggers and couldn’t resist jumping on the bandwagon. Our thoughtful and seriously stylish (or style-challenged?) offspring dressed us for the day, and here, for your viewing pleasure, are the results and photographic evidence of the experiment (with our best fashion blogger impersonations—because none of […]

Continue Reading 0

Motherhood: More Than Skin Deep—Call for San Antonio Moms

In honor of Mother’s Day, Alamo City Moms Blog will be celebrating the changes that women go through—mentally, emotionally, and physically—when they become mothers. As part of this series, we want to capture and celebrate what motherhood looks like and the beautiful ways our bodies change when we become moms. This includes moms who earned […]

Continue Reading 0

The World’s Greatest Marriage Tips

Ladies and gentlemen, if the movies Gone Girl and This is 40 have taught me anything, it’s that there are two types of marriages: the kind where you can joke about putting your spouse in a wood chipper, and the kind where you can’t. If you’re not sure which type you have, you definitely have […]

Continue Reading 2

Top 15 San Antonio Coffee Shops

We moms take our caffeine very seriously. Lucky for us, San Antonio has a very robust coffee scene. These places may not replace your ol’ reliable drive-thru coffee shop (and especially not the Target Starbucks), but if you’re going to get out of the car, you might as well support local businesses and get a cup of […]

Continue Reading 19

Passover Events in San Antonio

Time to get out the seder plate you made in second grade and your grandma’s complimentary Maxwell Coffee Haggadah! It’s nearly Pesach! For a listing of Passover events and activities happening around San Antonio, read below: This list was compiled from the following local sources: The Jewish Federation of San Antonio, Barshop Jewish Community Center of […]

Continue Reading 0
Lisa's Family

San Antonio Spotlight: Autism Community Network

As part of the San Antonio community, we at Alamo City Moms Blog feel strongly that we are part of something bigger than the small worlds we operate in daily. San Antonio is a city rich with incredible not-for-profit organizations and resources that support different needs of San Antonio families, mothers, and children. Once a month, […]

Continue Reading 0
When "Oops I Did It Again" Isn't An Option

Please, Sir, May I Have One More?: Longing for Another Child when “Oops, I Did it Again” Isn’t an Option

  I’ve always known—or at least since I knew I wanted to have children—that I wanted to have three. To me, three just seems like the perfect number of kids: neither too few to be considered perfect (perfectly predictable, if you ask me), nor so many that people silently stare at you trying to figure […]

Continue Reading 18