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Mayor and Mom: a review of The Gift of Failure by Jessica Lahey (featured speaker at The DoSeum’s Outside the Lunchbox Luncheon)

Mayor Ivy Taylor reviews The Gift of Failure by Jessica Lahey, featured speaker at The DoSeum's Outside the Lunchbox Luncheon

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. In her August column for San Antonio Mom Blogs, Mayor Ivy Taylor reviews parenting book, The Gift of Failure, by author Jessica Lahey, featured speaker at […]

nextTalk: Which apps should parents be most concerned about right now?

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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. San Antonio Mom Blogs is excited to bring you a series of guest posts by San Antonio mom Mandy Majors, founder of nextTalk, a group which advocates for […]

Pokémon at the San Antonio Zoo: Tips for a Great Time Catching ’em All

Tips for playing Pokémon Go 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, our guest contributor Sara Phillips and her family receive free admission to the San Antonio Zoo and other perks and experiences throughout the year. However, […]

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 […]

Back to School Events and Free School Supplies in San Antonio: where to donate and where to receive (2016)

Free Back to School Events and Free School Supplies 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. Back to School Events and Free School Supplies in San Antonio: where to donate and where to receive (2016) School starts again in just a few […]

#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 […]

Three reasons your daughter will love synchronized swimming (& details about upcoming, low-cost synchro clinics 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! For Email Marketing you can trust. Last year my daughter joined the Cygnets of San Antonio, a synchronized swimming team which started more than 50 years ago. Since then she’s gained strong […]

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

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. I’ve written about the wonderful experiences my kids and I have had attending free, month-long Saturday Morning Discovery art experiences at the Southwest School of Art. These […]

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 […]

Pokémon Go: Gotta catch ’em all 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! For Email Marketing you can trust. San Antonio Mom Blogs is jumping on the Pokémon Go bandwagon! Not sure what Pokémon Go is or how you can play it with your kids? Guest contributor Amanda […]

nextTalk: At what age should my child get a cell phone?

nextTalk: At what age should my child get a cell phone?

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 is excited to bring you a series of guest posts by San Antonio mom Mandy Majors, founder of nextTalk, which advocates for open communication […]

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

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

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 fun for Father’s Day (2016)

Free Father's Day fun in San Antonio in 2015

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. Father’s Day is June 19th. If you’re like me, you like to spoil your dad or the father of your kids. Here are some things to […]

Meet Mandy Majors with nextTalk: how to talk about porn, cyberbullying, and more with our kids

nextTalk: At what age should my child get a cell phone?

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 is excited to bring you a series of guest posts by San Antonio mom Mandy Majors, founder of nextTalk, which advocates for […]

Paid focus group for San Antonio kids

San Antonio kids! Participate in a Think Group Austin focus group at Palo Alto College to earn $75.

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 Think Group Austin.  As a prior participant in a Think Group Austin focus group in San Antonio in 2014, I wholeheartedly recommend working with […]

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 graciously allowed us to use their splash pad photos for this post! top: Schertz Family Fun, bottom left: Hemisfair, […]

Free report card rewards for kids in San Antonio (Spring 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: June 1, 2016 The end of school is so close you can almost taste it (and, for some local schools, summer is already here!). Bring […]

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 […]