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Personal Care Bags: How Everyday Items Can Make a Huge Impact

Hurricanes and other natural disasters are devastating and leave us wanting to help. Bonus points if we can include our own kids in the process. San Antonio Food Bank is coordinating local aid for Hurricane Harvey victims, collecting donations including but not limited to: formula, diapers, food, school supplies, maxi pads, cold medicines, and toiletries. […]

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San Antonio Scoop: A Guide to August Events

This month's Scoop includes a section for Back-to-School events happening around town. Some include school supply giveaways as well as opportunities for donations. If you're looking for local school start dates, be sure to check out Inga's latest post: School Calendars for Districts in the San Antonio Area.  Enjoy your last few weeks of summer break! [...]
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4th of July Fireworks & Festivities in San Antonio

Fireworks and barbecues, parades and patriotism. During my childhood, I spent many 4th of July holidays in Comfort, TX (just a quick drive up I-10), taking part in their small-town parade and celebration in the park. The list below includes events in San Antonio and surrounding areas where you can make your own family memories. Have yourself […]

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Ready to ride Wave Breaker: The Rescue Coaster at SeaWorld San Antonio | Alamo City Moms Blog

Wave Breaker: The Rescue Coaster and Our First Visit to SeaWorld San Antonio

Alamo City Moms Blog is excited to partner with Sea World to bring you the latest information about new attractions and exhibits.  My kids and I were part of a group of Alamo City Moms Blog contributors who were invited to preview Wave Breaker: The Rescue Coaster before it opened to the public. This visit […]

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Family Destination Picnics

There are so many great parks all over the San Antonio area that picnics come naturally. Those lend themselves to be fun and perhaps spur-of-the-moment at your neighborhood park. But a family destination picnic is when you plan an outing and a picnic to go along with it. Match these two and you can make […]

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No sports? No problem!

So, your child isn’t into baseball, basketball, soccer, flag football, or lacrosse? (Yes, San Antonio is home to at least one youth lacrosse league.) Maybe it’s her nature, his personality, he’s just not ready, or she’s just not coordinated enough for team sports. Some kids would love sports without competition pressure, while others couldn’t care […]

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ACMB had a ball at Main Event!

Alamo City Moms Blog is happy to partner with Main Event (West San Antonio) to bring you information on their birthday party services, summer camps, and entertainment attractions for all ages. A few weeks ago, some of the ACMB team members and I were treated to an evening of bowling, pizza, and laser tag at Main […]

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ACMB’s Ultimate Guide to Summer in San Antonio

School’s out, and summer has kicked into high gear. Almost three months of bliss, right?? Wait, do you hear that? That is the collective groan of moms everywhere realizing that they have almost three months to fill when the sing-song chorus of “I’m soooooo booorrred” begins approximately two weeks after the last day of school. […]

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