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Martin Luther King, Jr. Day ideas for kids of all ages

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Ideas for kids of all ages, in San Antonio and beyond

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs’ newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! Updated on January 13, 2017 As Martin Luther King, Jr. Day approaches — it’s Monday, January 16, this year — you may wonder how to honor the legacy of Dr. King with your […]

Mayor & Mom, Ivy Taylor: the Social Host Ordinance

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. At last week’s City Council meeting, I had a rude awakening. A whole new area of dangers for my child was opened to me. The City […]

Experiencing the wonder of the holiday season

Christmas at Natural Bridge Caverns 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 written and sponsored by Natural Bridge Caverns. Thank you for supporting the organizations and brands that support San Antonio Mom Blogs! For our kids, […]

New Year’s Eve fun in San Antonio for kids and families

New Year's 2017 in San Antonio for kids and families

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. Disclosure: I’m a SeaWorld Wildside blogger. I receive complimentary passes for my family and other perks throughout the year. All opinions are mine. When it comes […]

A look back at #LetsPlaySanAntonio in 2016

Let's Play San Antonio: the revival of a playground reconnects a community!

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 Let’s Play but all opinions are mine. Thank you for supporting the brands and initiatives that support San Antonio Mom Blogs! 2016 has […]

From Me to You is back: a pop up holiday store just for kids!

From Me to You: holiday shopping for kids that gives back to our San Antonio community

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. One of my kids’ favorite San Antonio holiday traditions is shopping for gifts for friends and family at Big Brothers Big Sisters holiday pop up shop, […]

Swim with the Elves for free this Saturday

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Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs’ newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! What’s better than a free family-friendly event in San Antonio? One that includes swimming AND Santa! This Saturday, December 10, join the San Antonio Parks and Recreation Department to Swim with the […]

Holiday volunteer opportunities for kids, families & teens in San Antonio

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Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs’ newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! It’s one of the questions we receive most often here at San Antonio Mom Blogs: Where can I take my kids and teens to volunteer in San Antonio?” We’ve done our research […]

Holiday fun at the Hill Country Science Mill

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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. When the Science Mill offered to host our family for an afternoon of STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) fun, I couldn’t resist. A scenic day trip […]

Mayor & Mom, Ivy Taylor: holiday meals

Mayor & Mom, Ivy Taylor: holiday meals

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. With the holidays quickly approaching I have been looking forward to spending quality time with family. Most of us have celebrations that center around special meals […]

Free holiday events in San Antonio (2016)

Free holiday events 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! This year, the San Antonio Mom Blogs’ Guide to Free Holiday Events is brought to you by our presenting sponsors, Christmas Light Fest and the Science Mill, two magical places to visit with […]

How play changes as our children grow

How play changes as our children grow

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs’ newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! This year, I’m working with Let’s Play to encourage families to find creative ways to stay active and play together. Let’s Play is an initiative by Dr Pepper Snapple Group that provides […]

Fun, affordable holiday camps in San Antonio

Fun, affordable holiday camps 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! As you know, San Antonio Mom Blogs loves to save you money. Every month we share as many free, family-friendly activities and events in San Antonio as we can find. But, we’re also […]

Where kids eat free on Halloween in San Antonio

Where kids eat free on Halloween in San Antoino!

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 as of October 26, 2016 As the spooky night of Halloween draws near it may occur to you: the scariest thing might be how much […]

Mayor & Mom, Ivy Taylor: parenting a pre-teen

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, are you wearing make up?” This is the question I found myself asking my 12-year-old a couple of weeks ago while we were standing in […]

Free report card rewards for kids in San Antonio (Fall 2016)

Get free rewards for your child's report cards

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: October 19, 2016 Although it doesn’t yet feel like fall in San Antonio, it’s here! And that means, it’s time for report cards, y’all. Bring in […]

Five tree and leaf activities for fall fun and play

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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 year, I’m working with Let’s Play to encourage families to find creative ways to stay active and play together. Let’s Play is an initiative by […]

SeaWorld’s Halloween Spooktacular: non-scary fun for little ones!

SeaWorld's Halloween Spooktacular: non-scary fun for little ones 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. Disclosure: I received complimentary tickets to SeaWorld’s Halloween Spooktacular and the Pumpkin Patch Picnic, but all opinions are mine. My children are on the cusp of […]

Five reasons to take your kids to Zoo Boo!

Five reasons to take your kids to Zoo Boo at the San Antonio Zoo!

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. As a Zoo Troop blogger, I receive free admission to the San Antonio Zoo and other perks and experiences throughout the year, including attending a recent preview of Zoo […]

Save time with Walmart Grocery: order online and pick up for free!

Walmart Grocery online: order then pick up your groceries for free!

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 Walmart Grocery but all opinions are mine. Thank you for supporting the brands and initiatives that support San Antonio Mom Blogs! Now […]

Mayor & Mom, Ivy Taylor: family changes and transitions

Mayor & Mom, Ivy Taylor: holiday meals

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. Shortly after I married a native Texan, I said goodbye to my parents following a holiday in North Carolina. I remember being suddenly overcome with emotion […]

Free (& almost-free & not free) Halloween events for families (2016)

Free Halloween events for families 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. Free (& almost-free & not free) Halloween events for families take place all over San Antonio each year. Here’s San Antonio Mom Blogs’ list of free, almost-free, […]

Five ways to encourage fun and easy play time after school

Five ways to encourage fun and easy play time after school

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 year, I’m working with Let’s Play to encourage families to find creative ways to stay active and play together. Let’s Play is an initiative by Dr […]

Free movies in San Antonio this fall (2016)

Free movies this fall 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. What better escape from back-to-school and the hustle and bustle of daily life than to see free movies in San Antonio this fall? There are plenty […]

Trends in school cafeteria lunches: feeding our kids healthy and delicious options

Trends in school cafeteria lunches

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 School Nutrition Association, but all opinions are mine. Thank you for supporting the brands and initiatives that support San Antonio Mom Blogs! […]