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Calling All Foodies!

It’s hard to imagine the holiday season with its string of get-togethers and festive activities without also envisioning something delicious to nibble on. There are main dish traditions, of course, and the long list of must-bake-to-share recipes each family hands down from one generation to another, but what about those occasions when a bite of […]

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Winter Break Fun at Love to Swim and Tumble School

Alamo City Moms Blog is excited to partner with Love to Swim and Tumble School to bring you information on their classes, camps and family activities. Oh, to be a child again and look forward to a nice long, winter break from school. Unfortunately most grown ups don’t get a winter break from work. That can leave […]

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Giving Presence and Presents

Ah, the joys of Christmas shopping. Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and all of the crazy shopping days from Thanksgiving to Christmas put a big dent in my holiday joy. I love giving just the right gift, and a good deal is always fun. But I’m tired of it. Even with selective gift-giving, the toy hoard […]

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Holiday Cocktails & Mocktails

The holidays are here, and while that means excessive shopping, eating too much food, playing Santa, and spending time with those relatives you see once a year, it also means lots and lots of parties and get-togethers. Are you bored with your regular drinks? Why not kick them up a notch this year? Here are […]

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Christmas at the Caverns—A Magical Experience

Alamo City Moms Blog is thrilled to partner with Natural Bridge Caverns to bring you information about their Christmas at the Caverns holiday event. It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Still, even with all the twinkling lights and velvet ribbons, it can be hard to find the holiday spirit amid the hustle and bustle […]

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Missing Someone Who Never Left

    “Uneventful.” That is simply how I would describe my seemingly “normal” family. I was raised with three predictably rowdy younger brothers. We uprooted and moved a short two blocks away when I was six, and my parents still live in the same house. We all took the acceptable route after high school of going […]

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Experience the Magic of the Holidays in True Texas Style: Get in the Glow at Christmas Light Fest

Alamo City Moms Blog is thrilled to partner with Christmas Light Fest during this holiday season.  There’s no doubt that the holiday season in San Antonio is definitely a special time of the year. But the swirl of shopping, wrapping, cooking, attending/throwing/stressing about what to wear to holiday gatherings—it’s enough to make a mom laugh […]

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Letting Go So You Can Grow

My children and I recently checked out this book from the San Antonio Library, called Little Tree. It has beautiful illustrations of a tree that is happily growing in a forest but somehow chooses not to let go of its dead leaves when it encounters its first real winter. The little tree sees all the […]

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Therasuit Therapy at University Health System

We are honored to partner with University Health System to share this sponsored post highlighting the work of pediatric physical therapists at the UHS Reeves Rehabilitation Center. At University Health System’s Reeves Rehabilitation Center, an odd-looking suit is helping children learn to move more independently. It’s most appropriate for children with cerebral palsy or developmental delays, but […]

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The Mom-Mobile

Whether or not you have a the ultimate mom-mobile—the mini-van—or some other vehicle, one thing is for sure: after you have children your ride is never the same. Remember having a car that just looked good and drove well and that was enough? Remember blasting music and singing along with your favorite song? Remember when […]

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