Author Archive | Kristin

My running buddy Maria and me. Running did not make me any less awkward.

How to Start Running in 2015

Once upon a time there was a chubby little girl with arthritis growing up in Maryland. She wanted to be an athlete, but she was terrible at every sport she tried. She joined the field hockey team in high school, but she was told she was too slow to play in championship games. She tried […]

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Princess and her friends are taking over Bass Pro Shop.

An Open Letter to the Elf on the Shelf

Dear Elf on the Shelf, I don’t really know what to call you. I’m pretty sure I need to make up some silly name. Let’s go with Princess, since I’m positive that’s what your name would be if I caved in and bought you. Here’s the thing, Princess: I sort of have a problem with […]

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A Guide to San Antonio’s Holiday Celebrations

Looking for the best places to ring in the holiday season with your family? Look no further. We’ve compiled a list of the best places in San Antonio to celebrate the season. Where to See Santa 1. Santa’s Railroad Wonderland December 6–7, 13–14, 20–21, and 27 from 6:00–9:00 P.M. at the Texas Transportation Museum (11731 Wetmore […]

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Perspectives in Parenting: Why We Vaccinate

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 a look at vaccinations.  To read […]

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