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Children in Nature at the San Antonio Botanical Garden, Cibolo Nature Center & Farm, Mitchell Lake Audubon Center | Alamo City Moms Blog

Children in Nature at the San Antonio Botanical Garden, Cibolo Nature Center & Farm, and Mitchell Lake Audubon Center

Healthy, happy kids who run around outside, yell, laugh, and get muddy and then come inside, clean up, wolf down a square meal, and cuddle on the couch with a book… That’s what we all want, right? But with our busy, scheduled lives, it takes planning and deliberate action to protect our families’ outside play […]

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Family Guide to Visiting San Antonio

A Family’s Guide to Visiting San Antonio with Kids

¡Bienvenidos a San Antonio! So you’ve booked a family trip to San Antonio, Texas’s #1 Tourist Destination, but have no idea where to begin your planning? Look no further! Welcome to Alamo City Moms Blog’s kid-friendly visitor’s guide to San Antonio. San Antonio is a city rich with culture and entertainment—perfect for those searching for a destination that the […]

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Follow Your Kids’ Passions for an Educational Spring Break

Spring Break is coming up March 9–13, 2015, for most families in town. Even though there will be no school that week, it will still be learning time in our family. Whether your kids are passionate about STEM, the arts, history, or nature, San Antonio offers lots of choices to keep the learning going. Some […]

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Holidays in San Antonio: Arts and Cultural Activities for Families

I want my kids to grow up with culture, and the 2014–15 holiday season is full of opportunities. I’ve gathered some recommendations here, in chronological order, and I hope you’ll give some of them a try this year. Just think about the benefits: Avoid boredom on weekends and school holidays. Prevent cabin fever. Our family […]

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Perspectives on Parenting: Playing Together as a Family

Perspectives on Parenting: Playing Together as a Family

Motherhood comes with a host of choices to make about what is best for you, your family, and your child.  We at Alamo City Moms Blog have a variety of moms who want to embrace these choices instead of feeling guilty or judged for them!  We are continuing our series, Perspectives on Parenting, with looking at activities for […]

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Texas Star Trail downtown walking tour in San Antonio | Alamo City Moms Blog

Enjoy what’s unique about San Antonio on a Texas Star Trail downtown walking tour

“Downtown is a lot of fun,” says Snow Montemayor, the official King of Downtown and a board member of the Downtown Residents Association. He rattles off a list of family-friendly attractions, including the reopened Travis Park, the Magik Theatre, and the Rio Taxi, and mentions Downtown Tuesday (free parking, food and drink specials) as a great date night […]

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Birdhouses at the San Antonio Botanical Garden | Alamo City Moms Blog

Birdhouses built for kid-sized fun at the San Antonio Botanical Garden

Have you seen the Birdhouses exhibit at the San Antonio Botanical Garden yet? A partnership with the San Antonio chapter of the American Institute of Architects, these innovative, human-sized creations will have your kids tromping all over the garden to find and explore every one. This special exhibit will be at the Botanical Garden until June […]

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