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Our map to San Antonio pumpkin patches

A map and listing of all San Antonio Pumpkin Patches for 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. San Antonio Mom Blogs welcomes local blogger and guest contributor* Sara Phillips, with Sensibly Sara, who compiled this list of 2016 Pumpkin Patches in San Antonio. We’ve made […]

Mayor & Mom, Ivy Taylor: family changes and transitions

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

Free family-friendly activities and events in San Antonio this September!

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 festivals in San Antonio this fall (2016)

Free Fall Festivals in San Antonio 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. 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 in San Antonio: August 2016

Free family fun this August 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. 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

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

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! Last […]

Family-friendly Pokémon Go events in San Antonio

Family-friendly Pokemon Go Meetups

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 […]

Learn to love your yard again: Q & A about Mosquito Squad’s guaranteed services

Mosquito Squad of NE San Antonio gives you the ability to get back outdoors and love your yard again!

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

Go where the wild things are: San Antonio Zoo Summer Camp!

Where the wild things are: San Antonio Zoo Summer Camp!

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 […]

Five tips for a great trip to the Mathletics exhibit at The DoSeum

Five ways to make the most of your visit to the Mathletics exhibit at The DoSeum

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Free in San Antonio: July 2016

Free fun for families in San Antonio during July 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. 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 […]

#LetsPlaySanAntonio: A Community Comes Together to Build Kids a Playground

Let's Play San Antonio: coming together to build a playground for local 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. 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! Zulema Rodriguez […]

Free 4th of July fireworks and celebrations in and around San Antonio (2016)

Free 4th of July events in San Antonio for 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 4th of July, 2016, take your family to one (or more!) of the many fantastic Independence Day celebrations in and around San Antonio. Check back soon […]

Austin Coding Academy offers coding classes in San Antonio

Austin Coding Academy offers coding classes in San Antonio for working parents!

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’s post is written and sponsored by Austin Coding Academy. Thank you for supporting the brands and organizations that support San Antonio Mom Blogs! Do you […]

Free in San Antonio: June 2016

Free, family-friendly events in San Antonio this June 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. Summer in San Antonio sure gets hot but don’t let that stop you from enjoying all of the free fun you can have with your family […]

San Antonio Zoo announces new blog ambassadors, The Zoo Troop, at Zoo-La-La!

San Antonio Zoo announces their new blog ambassadors: The Zoo Troop!

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. For the last few months, I’ve had the great opportunity to work with the San Antonio Zoo as a consultant, helping them develop their new blog […]

YMCA of Greater San Antonio Swim Programs offer fun, physical activity, & safety

Swimming lessons available at YMCA of Greater 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 YMCA of Greater San Antonio but all opinions are mine. In fact, I’m a huge fan of the YMCA’s swim programs as […]

#WearOrange and join us at The Friendly Spot on June 2

Join San Antonio and Moms Demand Action on June 2 to wear orange for National Gun Violence Prevention Day

Earlier this month I attended the San Antonio premiere of a film called Under the Gun. It’s a documentary about gun violence in America and, if you weren’t already concerned about this topic, the movie shared some grim statistics: Did you know: Kids in the U.S. Are 65 times more likely than kids in the UK […]

Swim with dolphins at SeaWorld Texas’ Discovery Point

Swim with dolphins at Discovery Point in SeaWorld 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. SeaWorld Texas provided me with the opportunity to swim with dolphins and meet sea lions and beluga whales in the hope that I’d share my experience […]

5 Free Things to do in Austin This Summer

5 free things to do in Austin this summer the whole family will love!

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. If you’re looking for free things to do in Austin this summer, here are five activities that the whole family will enjoy! Watch purple martins put […]

Mayor & Mom, Ivy Taylor: summer camps

Mayor Ivy Taylor discusses summer camp options for San Antonio kids and parents

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. During a recent City Council meeting, I looked down at my watch and noted that we are well into the month of May. I went home […]

#LetsPlaySanAntonio: Local Kids Design the Playground of their Dreams

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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! One of the most liberating things about being a kid is the gift of play. Not only does play stimulate creativity, but it also encourages physical activity and fosters […]

100+ Free Things for Kids and Families to do in San Antonio this Summer (2016)

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

Free summer reading programs

Free summer reading programs

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