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Beef Is My Love Language: A Date Night Guide to San Antonio Steakhouses | Alamo City Moms Blog

Beef Is My Love Language: A Date Night Guide to San Antonio Steakhouses

San Antonio has a tradition of great steaks and steakhouses—and you might be surprised by the variety of what’s available. My husband and I love going to steakhouses for date nights and to celebrate special occasions as a family. Here is a guide to our favorites around town, and what we like about them. Having […]

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Ninety-nine Bottles of Pumpkin Beer on the Wall

Ah, I love fall, with its crisp air, colorful leaves, cool mornings, boots, jackets, scarves, and football. Oh wait. This is San Antonio. Only one of those things is actually true right now. I spent last Saturday at a football game wearing a T-shirt, shorts, flip flops, and a lot of sweat. Even though it […]

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Making A Good Thing Even Better: A Night Out at California Pizza Kitchen

Alamo City Moms Blog is excited to partner with California Pizza Kitchen to bring you information about their new menu and re-designed restaurant.   Our Alamo City Mom Blog Staff was recently invited to dine at California Pizza Kitchen. Over the last couple of months we have added 4 members to the staff (myself included) and this […]

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Better than Olive Garden: A Guide to Finding Italian Food in San Antonio

It's been nine years since my husband and I moved to San Antonio. In that time, we've sampled tacos al pastor from La Gloria, enjoyed brisket from Rudy's, and drank our fair share of aguas frescas. But in these nine years, we've struggled to find the Italian food we missed while living on the East [...]
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Moms Go Clubbin’ At Family-Friendly Topgolf

Alamo City Moms Blog is thrilled to partner with Topgolf to bring you information about their amazing three-story facility, Summer Academy for kids, and unique golf playing experience. It’s not often busy moms can get out for a relaxing night with other moms, especially on a weeknight. Yet that’s exactly what happened last week at […]

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Finding Great San Antonio Donuts

If you’ve been distracted by our recent breakfast taco rivalry (and truce) with Austin, you might have missed something really important: Donuts are having a moment right now. (Need more proof? Check out the winter cover of San Antonio Current‘s Flavor Issue.) Who doesn’t love a good donut? Even fitness fanatics find donuts to be […]

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Showing Off San Antonio: City Moms Blog Network National Team Comes to the Alamo City

Can you think of anything more fun than playing host in San Antonio to a group of 12 people, the majority of whom have never been to the Alamo City? I recently had the pleasure of doing so and was thrilled to have partnered with some of my favorite San Antonio brands and businesses to […]

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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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