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Six Tricks to Improve Your Morning

It’s now officially fall. Yes, I know fall really doesn’t mean that much in San Antonio, unless you count sweating your way through one of the local pumpkin patches or trying to help your child pick out a Halloween costume he won’t absolutely roast in. Since we’re well into October, we’ve all (hopefully) settled into […]

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#sorrynotsorry: Being Okay With Moving On

This recent back-to-school season was an important one for me. My youngest child headed off to a full-day, five-day-a-week preschool program, leaving me and my stay-at-home lifestyle to figure out what comes next. For the past five years, more or less, I always had someone near by, and usually that someone needed things. And then, […]

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Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed at the Witte Museum

This summer, the Witte Museum is hosting a big, new exhibit called Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed in an amazing new space, the Mays Family Center. It’s a fun and well-balanced exhibit that will teach you and your kids about art, science, math, and history. You should make plans now to take your family to see Maya this summer, […]

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Summer Doesn’t Have to Be A Bummer

Our partners at Love to Swim and Tumble School offer a wonderful “No Bummer Summer Camp” for kids to stay active all summer long. Today they’re sharing one mom’s perspective on why her kiddos will attend. For some of us, summer is a time of relaxation, exploration, and vacations. We celebrate time with friends and family […]

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San Antonio Scoop: Family Fun in the Alamo City for the Month of February

We’re changing things up again! The San Antonio Scoop is moving from a weekly listing to a monthly collection of free and paid family- and kid-friendly events. We’ll also be adding more listings to our events calendar, which is always available at the link in the main drop-down menu above. Scroll over “Events” and then […]

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Knowing When to Keep Sick Kids

Knowing When to Keep Sick Ones Home

It’s that time of year. Mother Nature is bipolar, giving us temperatures ranging from blazing to freezing in a matter of hours. Everyone is trapped indoors, coughing. Sniffles begin, and germs go wild. No matter how many times you say, “Please cover your mouth when you cough/sneeze,” or, “Please don’t wipe your nose with your […]

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Cirque Italia’s Aquatic Spectacular: A Unique Water Circus Event

Alamo City Moms Blog is excited to partner with Cirque Italia to bring you information about their traveling non-animal water circus, Aquatic Spectacular. As a child, I was fascinated by the circus. Like many of you, I immediately imagine lions, tigers and elephants when I think of sideshow tents. However, Cirque Italia’s Aquatic Spectacular is not […]

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Minecraft: Super League Gaming in San Antonio

Alamo City Moms Blog is excited to partner with Super League Gaming, the first in-theater gaming league, to bring you the latest on their after-school tournaments in San Antonio. You’ve heard of soccer moms… Now meet Minecraft moms (and dads)! Parents cheering loudly is what you can expect at Super League’s after-school gaming tournaments starting next week […]

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Does sex ed for your kids leave you stumped? Check out this approach.

Sex Ed: Why I’ll Tell My Kids Anything

I’m pretty much an open book. My friends tell me that I spit “mad truth.” I’m pretty sure that means I’m not shy with my opinions or assessments of a situation; I don’t hold back, and I’m reasonably accurate. That philosophy, good or bad, pervades my parenting style. It even crosses over into my approach […]

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