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Beat the Heat at Natural Bridge Caverns

Beat the heat at Natural Bridge Caverns!

This post is written and sponsored by Natural Bridge Caverns. Thank you for supporting the organizations and brands that support San Antonio Mom Blogs! Every summer about this time moms go online, turning to social media for ways to escape the summer heat that don’t include mindlessly staring at a screen. San Antonio in August produces thermometer-breaking temps, but underground, it’s a constant 70 degrees. And, lucky for us, the largest cave in Texas is located right here in our backyard: … Continue reading

Paid focus group in San Antonio for women, ages 25 – 54

Think Group Austin has paid market research opportunities in San Antonio

This post is sponsored by Think Group Austin.  As a prior participant in a Think Group Austin focus group in San Antonio in 2014, I wholeheartedly recommend working with them. Here’s their latest study for which you may qualify: Think Group is … Continue reading

Free in San Antonio: August 2017

Free in August in San Antonio: fun for families!

Are you thinking about back to school? It's time! But there's still plenty to do with your family so check out this awesome list of Free in San Antonio! We’ve made every effort to ensure that this list is accurate and up-to-date, however, some … Continue reading

Free art classes for kids at Southwest School of Art: Saturday Morning Discovery

Free art classes for kids in san antonio at Southwest School of Art

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Taking a high-tech Texas summer road trip in the 2018 Chevy Equinox

Texas road trip in the high-tech Chevy Equinox

One of my favorite things about summer is the ability to spend time reconnecting with my sister and her kids. Although we live in the same town, our busy work schedules and kid commitments during the year make it tough to get quality time together. … Continue reading

Free in San Antonio: July 2017

Free in San Antonio July 2017

Summer is in full swing! If you’re looking for ways to enjoy the season with your family, you’ll want to check out this awesome list of Free in San Antonio! We’ve made every effort to ensure that this list is accurate and up-to-date, however, some … Continue reading

Free 4th of July fireworks and celebrations in and around San Antonio (2017)

This 4th of July, 2017, take your family to one (or more!) of the many fantastic Independence Day celebrations in and around San Antonio. Check back soon as we’ll add more as we find them. Happy 4th of July! We’ve made every effort to ensure that … Continue reading

Mayor & Mom, Ivy Taylor: Election Night and Beyond

Mayor & Mom, Ivy Taylor: Keeping a clean home

As a result of recent election results, this will be my final blog entry. I will be focusing on my more important job of being Morgan's mom, instead of mayoring. This change in status gave me the opportunity to share some important lessons with … Continue reading

SeaWorld’s new heart racer, Wave Breaker: The Rescue Coaster

Wave Breaker, SeaWorld's new Rescue Coaster in Texas

Please note: My family and I received complimentary admission to the SeaWorld San Antonio VIP preview party for the purposes of riding and reviewing their new roller coaster. However, all opinions are mine. Thank you for supporting the organizations … Continue reading

Free days and times for San Antonio museums

Free days and times for San Antonio museums

  Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs' newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! For Email Marketing you can trust. Updated: June 2017 San Antonio is home to … Continue reading

70+ Vacation Bible Schools: mapped for easy search

70+ Vacation Bible Schools in San Antonio, mapped for easy search!

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs' newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! For Email Marketing you can trust. Today, San Antonio Mom Blogs welcomes local blogger and guest … Continue reading

Free in San Antonio: June 2017

Free fun in San Antonio this June!

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs’ newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! With the nice weather we've been having and the school year rapidly coming to a close, it's time to get out … Continue reading

Free summer reading programs

Free summer reading programs

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Seven Seas Food and Wine Festival at SeaWorld Texas – last weekend to go!

SeaWorld Seven Seas Food and Wine Festival

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs’ newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! For Email Marketing you can trust. Please note: I received complimentary admission to both … Continue reading

Three reasons your daughter will love synchronized swimming (& details about upcoming, low-cost synchro clinics in San Antonio!)

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs’ newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! For Email Marketing you can trust. Last year my daughter joined the Cygnets of San Antonio, a … Continue reading

San Antonio area splash pads, pools, and waterparks: where to get wet!

San Antonio area splash pads, pools, and waterparks: where to get wet!

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs’ newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! For Email Marketing you can trust. A special thank you to the following photographers who … Continue reading

Mayor & Mom, Ivy Taylor: Morgan, my 13-year-old baby

Mayor and Mom: Ivy Taylor on San Antonio Mom Blogs

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs' newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! For Email Marketing you can trust. Morgan is 13-years-old now and pretty confident that she knows … Continue reading

100+ Free Things for Kids and Families to do in San Antonio this Summer (2017)

100+ free things to do in San Antonio this summer

 Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs’ newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! For Email Marketing you can trust. Having fun with your kids in the Alamo City this summer … Continue reading

Free Swimming Lessons in San Antonio

The San Antonio Parks and Recreation Department offers free swimming lessons this summer!

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs' newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! For Email Marketing you can trust. Two things happened to lead me to write this post: 1. A Twitter … Continue reading

Family fun: The Amazing Preservation Race for Kids!

Amazing Preservation Race for kids in San Antonio

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs’ newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! For Email Marketing you can trust. This post is sponsored by the City of San Antonio Office of … Continue reading

#Maynicures & One in Five Minds: breaking the stigma of childhood mental illness

#Maynicures: bringing awareness to children and mental illness

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs’ newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! For Email Marketing you can trust. This post is sponsored by One in Five Minds. Thank you for … Continue reading

Free summer movies in San Antonio (2017)

Check out all of the free and almost-free movies in San Antonio this summer!

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Free in San Antonio: May 2017

Free in San Antonio - May 2017

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs’ newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! With the nice weather we've been having and the school year rapidly coming to a close, it's time to get out … Continue reading

Village Artisan Handmade & Sustainable Fashion at HEB Blooms #aglobalstoryofchange

Village Artisan from Global Purpose

**Full Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Global Purpose but all opinions are my own. Thank you for supporting the brands and initiatives that support San Antonio Mom Blogs! Each woman is different. We all have a story of our very own and no two … Continue reading

Where to Find Bluebonnets Near San Antonio

Where to Find Bluebonnets in San Antonio

**Full Disclosure: I test-drove the 2017 Chevrolet Cruze Hatchback for seven days for review purposes.  No compensation was received.  All opinions are my own.  As you probably know, bluebonnets are the Texas state flower and serve as a popular … Continue reading