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

This post about #Maynicures is sponsored by One in Five Minds. Thank you for supporting the organizations and brands that support San Antonio Mom Blogs! Imagine a pinwheel. Now, envision a child gently blowing on that pinwheel and watching it spin as a smile slowly spreads across her face and she delights in this simple […]

50+ things to do during Spring Break in San Antonio

Updated February 24, 2018 It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Wait. You thought that was Christmas? No! Here in South Texas, Spring Break in San Antonio is truly the most wonderful time of the year. Rarely cold and almost never too hot, Spring Break weather in San Antonio is usually gorgeous, begging us […]

Free (& almost-free) Rodeo Fun

Updated on February 7, 2018 The start to the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo is one of the most anticipated days of the year here in the Alamo City! Read our Best Kid-Friendly Guide to the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo. This year the Rodeo opens on February 8 and San Antonio Mom […]

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

When it comes to fun, family-friendly ways to ring in the New Year, the Alamo City never disappoints. Which of the fiestas below will you and your family attend on New Year’s Eve to welcome 2018, the year San Antonio TURNS 300 YEARS OLD? Here’s San Antonio Mom Blogs’ list of New Year’s Eve fun in San […]

Get Outta Town for Girls Night Out: Boerne’s Holiday Diva Night on November 9!

This post is sponsored by Boerne’s Hill Country Mile and written by Kirk Thompson, a part-time PR person and full-time mom, who is always looking for the next great adventure she can share with friends and family. For event information and to find out what else is happening on the Hill Country Mile, visit their Facebook page. Thank you […]

Our map to San Antonio pumpkin patches

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. San Antonio Mom Blogs welcomes local blogger and guest contributor* Sara Phillips, with Sensibly Sara, who compiled this list of 2017 Pumpkin Patches in San Antonio. We’ve made […]

Free festivals in San Antonio this fall (2017)

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. Fall temperatures are just around the corner (Aren’t they? Please say they are!), so it’s the perfect time to enjoy free festivals in San Antonio in the beautiful […]

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: February 2018 San Antonio is home to world-class museums. The only thing better than a visit to one of them, is a FREE visit. […]

70+ Vacation Bible Schools: 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 contributor* Sara Phillips, with Sensibly Sara, who compiled this comprehensive list of more than 70 VBS […]

Free summer reading programs

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100+ Free Things for Kids and Families to do in San Antonio this Summer (2018)

 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 doesn’t have to break the bank. San Antonio Mom Blogs created a  list of more than 100 […]

Free summer movies in San Antonio (2018)

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Why Cardboard Kids is important to me

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs’ newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! A few years ago, Randy McGibeny, director of programs for ChildSafe at the time, said these words to a group of bloggers. We’d come to the ChildSafe offices to learn how we could […]

Free admission to SeaWorld for Texas preschoolers and teachers

Updated January 26, 2017 San Antonio Mom Blogs has the scoop on how preschoolers and teachers in Texas can get their FREE SeaWorld Fun Cards that are good through December 31, 2017! Here’s what you need to know and how you can get your preschooler FREE admission to SeaWorld San Antonio all year long: Free SeaWorld […]

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

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 […]

Experiencing the wonder of the holiday season

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, […]

A look back at #LetsPlaySanAntonio in 2016

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!

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, […]

Holiday volunteer opportunities for kids, families & teens 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! 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 […]

Mayor & Mom, Ivy Taylor: family changes and transitions

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 in San Antonio: September 2016

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. WOW! Summer really zoomed by, didn’t it?! What were some of your favorite free events over the summer months? Can you believe the kids are back in school already? […]

Free in San Antonio: August 2016

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. Can you believe a full month has flown by already!? I’m already seeing school supplies in stores so I guess it’s time to think about back […]

Learning about Farm to School at the School Nutrition Association’s Annual National Conference

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 […]

#LetsPlaySanAntonio: The Renewal of a Local 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! Last […]

Family-friendly Pokémon Go 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! For Email Marketing you can trust. Now that you’ve downloaded Pokémon Go and you’re figuring it out, you want to catch them all! But where do you go? We’ve found several family-friendly Pokémon Go […]