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When Your Mom Falls Out of a Tree (and Other Little Calamities You Probably Won’t See Coming)

“Hey, Mom’s fallen out of a tree and can’t move.” It wasn’t exactly the kind of text I was expecting to receive at 7:30 on a Thursday night…or any other night, for that matter. “Are you kidding? What do you mean she can’t move?” was my bewildered response. Holy moly, what now? This wasn’t how […]

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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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Taco ‘Bout a Great Dad!

Though it may be a universal assumption, there isn’t a dad I know who doesn’t appreciate a good meal! So whether he’s a beef fajita, barbacoa, corn, or flour kind of guy, what Dad wouldn’t love a taco-themed Father’s Day meal? Tori has designed a fun and “punny” printable Father’s Day set, perfect for a […]

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Five Things to Know About St. Mary Magdalen School

ACMB is thrilled to partner with St. Mary Magdalen School to share information about the school with our readers. This is a sponsored post. St. Mary Magdalen School, located west of Olmos Park, has been serving San Antonio students since 1942. St. Mary Magdalen School (SMMS) cultivates a growth mindset, bilingualism, multiculturalism, and strong character […]

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Mommies Are Always Right

“Mommies are always right,” I heard my five-year-old say from the back row of our minivan. He was talking to his older brother sitting next to him, and although I liked the sound of it, I wondered what that was about. “Mommy said I’d have a better day today, and I did.” Ah, now I […]

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Father's Day Gift Guide

Father’s Day Gift Guide

Anyone else think that Father's Day is the hardest holiday to shop for? I know that it shouldn't be, but breaking out of the grilling/ice chest/another insulated tumbler rut seems to get harder every year. As Father's Day quickly approaches, here are some out-of-the-box (or maybe they're in the box but different than what you [...]
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I Am a San Antonio Mom: Mandy Majors

Mandy is the author of Talk: A Practical Approach to Cyberparenting and Open Communication. She was kind enough to answer our questions so we can get to know her better. Q: Tell us about your background and how you got to San Antonio. My husband and I have been married 17 years. We both grew […]

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