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Free in San Antonio: October 2016

Free in San Antonio, October 2016

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 time to pack up the summer clothes and memories and start thinking about fall. Are you ready to enjoy cooler temperatures and pumpkin everything? Whether the event is indoors our out, take advantage of […]

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 (& 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! […]

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 […]

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 […]