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St. Patrick’s Day Printables

 Today I am sharing a few St. Patrick’s Day printables that I am sure will put a smile on your little one’s face.      For this project you will need to print the bag topper. I would suggest printing it on card stock. This gives the topper a bit more weight and sturdiness. Cut […]

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The State That Stole Christmas

If you’re not from Texas, but spending the holidays here, I hope you will enjoy this little poem I wrote (to the rhythm of How the Grinch Stole Christmas)! Happy Holidays!   All the South Texas Texans, Were sure this was the spot. But the Idaho Girl, Who just got here was not!   The […]

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May Your House Always Be…

A blessing from my house to yours…   May your house always be big enough for extra friends and family to gather in. May it be big enough to safeguard the things and memories that you hold dearest from your loved ones. May it be big enough for your family to have hobbies to share […]

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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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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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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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