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Skype-tivities: 20 Fresh FaceTime Ideas to Keep Long-Distance Families in Touch

Whether you are trying to maintain relationships with long-distance grandparents, create connection among faraway cousins, or bond with your own children during work-related travel, there’s no dispute that technology is on our side to make it happen. However, if your kids are anything like mine, the usual questions get old quickly and the webcam we […]

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Youth Basketball: Things Parents Need To Know

Is there anything cuter than a three-year-old running full-speed down a basketball court toward the opposing team’s basket? When, with her tongue out and face sprinkled with sweat, she shoots and scores two points for the other team? Parents, like sardines packed against a cold concrete gymnasium wall holding tumblers filled with coffee (or something), begin to […]

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New and Exciting Things Coming to San Antonio in 2017 and Beyond

We already love San Antonio, and it seems like it’s getting better all the time. To share our excitement, here is a list of shops, restaurants, attractions, and more that are coming to San Antonio in 2017 and beyond. Retail Bookshelves, bedrooms, toys, meatballs…what has inspired you to drive a hundred miles to Round Rock, […]

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San Antonio Scoop: A Mom’s Guide to January

Hello 2017! Time to start anew. ACMB wishes you a Happy New Year! We've rounded up a fun selection of activities and events that will get you connected to nature, art, performances, community, and more. Please let us know of any similar events we should know about! We're always searching for new and interesting opportunities for [...]
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Don’t Forget Santa’s Other Helpers!

It’s that time of year when we have a love-hate relationship with shopping… Christmas. I love the sparkle of tinsel and ornaments in stores, the music of the season playing, the overwhelming scent of cinnamon brooms burning my nostrils, the sweat on my back from wearing many layers to survive the strange weather in San […]

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Family-friendly New Year’s Eve Celebrations in San Antonio

It’s finally here—2017. The year we thought would never come! Be sure to check out some of the new-to-us events we’ve rounded up this year. There’s quite a variety, from indoor to outdoor, family-friendly to kids-only, and even some opportunities to get creative. Of course, San Antonio’s most well-known New Year’s Eve festivity takes place downtown at Hemisfair […]

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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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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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