SeaWorld’s Just for Kids concert series kicks off this weekend with Kidz Bop!

Just for Kids concerts at SeaWorld San Antonio in April and May 2014

Disclosure: I’m a SeaWorld Wildside blogger. I receive complimentary passes for my family and other perks throughout the year. All opinions are mine. Every spring you’ll find kids dancing wildly to the beat of their favorite performers at concerts created just for them at SeaWorld San Antonio. The Just for Kids series brings nationally recognized, kid-approved bands to the park for family-friendly weekend concerts. This year, SeaWorld’s Just for Kids concert series starts Saturday, April … Continue reading

Free in San Antonio through April 27, 2014

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Free in San Antonio is published each week on SanAntonioMomBlogs.com. It’s not an exhaustive list but, rather, a curated list of free events and activities families will enjoy. Check back throughout the week as more free events and activities may be … Continue reading

Recent posts by San Antonio mom bloggers and the Weekly Link Up for April 21-27, 2014

San Antonio Mom Blogs' Weekly Link Up for April 21 - 27, 2014

Thanks to everyone who linked up their posts last week. San Antonio mom bloggers always share a colorful and fascinating variety of experiences, expertise, and perspectives. It’s an honor to have you share your writing here. Looking back at last … Continue reading

Free in San Antonio through April 20, 2014

Free in San Antonio through April 20, 2014

With the Easter holiday on Sunday, things are a little slower around San Antonio this week. But there is still plenty of free fun to be had! Fiesta continues this weekend, with lots of free events. Check out the San Antonio Mom Blogs' post … Continue reading

Win a week at Camp La Jita, a Girl Scout resident summer camp! {Giveaway!}

Camp La Jita, a Girl Scout summer resident camp near San Antonio

Disclosure: In a partnership with the Girl Scouts of Southwest Texas, this post is part of a series about the Girl Scouts Pathways Program and the Girl Scouts of Southwest Texas’ summer camps. In exchange for learning about, touring, attending, and … Continue reading

Fiesta posts by San Antonio bloggers and the Weekly Link Up for April 14 – 20, 2014

Fiesta posts by San Antonio bloggers and the Weekly Link Up for April 14 - 20, 2014

Fiesta is in full swing! Here's a look at what San Antonio bloggers are writing about it, including reviews of favorite events, Fiesta guides for beginners, DIY Fiesta decor, and insider tips for the best ways to enjoy the Alamo City's biggest … Continue reading

San Antonio mom blogger Traci Smith releases new book, Seamless Faith: Simple Practices for Daily Family Life {Giveaway!}

Win a copy of Seamless Faith: simple practices for daily family life

Disclosure: I received a complimentary copy of this book to facilitate this post. No other compensation was received. All opinions are mine. {GIVEAWAY: be sure to enter at the bottom of this post for your chance to win a copy of Seamless … Continue reading

Free, family-friendly Fiesta San Antonio events!

A list of suggested family friendly and free events at Fiesta San Antonio

Fiesta is San Antonio's biggest celebration of the year: The parades! The confetti! The food! The music! The rides! The pageantry! But, with 18 straight days filled with more than 100 Fiesta events, how do you know which ones are best suited for … Continue reading

Checking out high tech, personalized skin care from IOMA Paris at Saks

Checking out high tech, personalized skin care from IOMA Paris at Saks

Disclosure: I received lunch and product samples from IOMA Paris. No other compensation was received. All opinions are mine. I’m not much of a girly girl and, frankly, I’ve always been a bit baffled by skin care. But when it comes to … Continue reading

Weekly Link Up for April 7 – 13, 2014

Weekly Link Up for April 7 - 13, 2014

Y'all, the San Antonio Book Festival was breathtaking. It was the Fiesta of books. It was a reader's paradise, a writer's playground, and a child's vivid dream prancing boldly around words and into billowing tents and amidst the vivid colors of the … Continue reading

Fun, affordable Girl Scout Summer Camps: you don’t have to be in a troop to go!

Affordable, fun, Girl Scout summer camps in South Texas without having to join a troop!

Disclosure: In a partnership with the Girl Scouts of Southwest Texas, this post is the first in a series about the Girl Scouts Pathways Program and the Girl Scouts of Southwest Texas’ summer camps. In exchange for learning about, touring, attending, … Continue reading

Free in San Antonio through April 6, 2014

Free in San Antonio through April 6, 2014

Now through Sunday, April 13, McDonald's Free small McCafe coffee during breakfast hours Follow @McDGreaterSA on Twitter for details and use the hashtag: #SASmilesForCoffee Now through Thursday, May 22 Dinosaur Days at San Antonio Branch … Continue reading

Earth Burger, San Antonio’s first and only plant-based, fast food restaurant (and a GIVEAWAY!)

Earth Burger: San Antonio's first and only fast food vegetarian restaurant

Back in the 90s I was vegetarian...for about a year. I just couldn't hack it. I missed cheeseburgers too darn much. I finally gave up the veggie life when my friend (rightly) called me out for my closet burger binges. Now, the folks behind Green … Continue reading

Weekly Link Up for March 31 – April 6, 2014

Weekly Link Up at the Girls Inc Science Fest

With gorgeous weather finally arriving (to stay?) and tons of activities for families from which to choose, it was another wonderful and busy weekend in San Antonio! We spent part of Saturday at the Girls Inc. Science Festival. This free, annual … Continue reading

Paid focus group in San Antonio on April 1

Think Group Austin has paid market research opportunities in San Antonio

This post is sponsored by Think Group Austin.  Think Group Austin has an upcoming research study in San Antonio on Tuesday, April 1, at various times during late afternoon until the evening (please note: you only have to attend one time).  They … Continue reading

O.P. Schnabel Park in San Antonio, Texas (#4 for #SA2020Resolutions)

O.P. Schnabel Park in San Antonio, Texas - part of the #SA2020Resolutions project

Located on the northwest side of San Antonio, off of Bandera Road, O.P. Schnabel Park lies on just 200 acres, but it has just as much to offer as some of San Antonio's larger parks (maybe even more with a YMCA on site!). On the Sunday we visited, it … Continue reading

Free events in San Antonio March 29-31, 2014

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Don’t miss these free, family-friendly events in San Antonio this weekend from the San Antonio Mom Blogs’ Free in San Antonio Pinterest board: Spring Fever Festival at the Cibolo Nature Center, Saturday, March 29, 10:30 - 1:30: gardening … Continue reading

Cardboard Kids SA: It’s happening everywhere

Cardboard Kids SA - bringing awareness to child abuse in San Antonio and Bexar County with Child Safe on April 3, 2014

It’s happening everywhere. Abused kids are your neighbors. It’s you. It’s me." - Randy McGibeny, director of programs for ChildSafe Randy’s words have haunted me ever since I sat down with him, ChildSafe President and CEO Kim Abernethy, Director of … Continue reading

Weekly Link Up for March 24 – 30, 2014

San Antonio Mom Blogs Weekly Link Up, March 24-30, 2014

San Antonio bloggers met at Local Coffee at the Pearl again this month but this time, spring was in the air! The weather was so welcoming and mild that we sat outside to chat about blogging, parenting, grandparenting, new restaurants, our crazy South … Continue reading

Free events in San Antonio March 22-23, 2014

Free events in San Antonio on March 22-23, 2014

Don't miss these free, family-friendly events in San Antonio this weekend from the San Antonio Mom Blogs' Free in San Antonio Pinterest board: Artpace Family Day 2014: Saturday, March 22 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Frozen! Free Movie this … Continue reading

Looking forward to the San Antonio Book Festival: a round up of posts by San Antonio bloggers

San Antonio Book Festival 2014

photos courtesy of Shane Kyle from CE Group We live in a "City on the Rise" so it makes sense that our annual San Antonio Book Festival (which is free and open to the public!) will draw over 90 acclaimed national and regional authors to the … Continue reading