San Antonio Mom Blogs - Life and Parenting in the Alamo City

How are you spending your last, lazy days of summer?

June and July were busy months for us. We visited New Mexico, and South Padre Island, and Horseshoe Bay. My daughter attended Magik Theatre Camp and Science Camp at Toolbox School. But we’re taking August at a much slower pace. We stay up late watching Top Chef Masters, Project Runway, and Shark Week. We sleep late and […]

The Santa Fe Children’s Museum

During our recent trip to New Mexico, we visited the Santa Fe Children’s Museum (SFCM). At first, I was underwhelmed. The museum itself is small and the exhibits were all geared towards very young children. I worried that we’d made a mistake and that our seven-year-old would be bored. Thankfully, I was wrong. It’s true […]

The Albuquerque BioPark in New Mexico

One of the greatest attractions our family visited during our recent trip to Albuquerque, New Mexico, was the Albuquerque BioPark (ABQ BioPark). The ABQ BioPark includes four areas, all linked by a small train: The Zoo, The Aquarium, The Botanic Garden, and Tingley Beach. All can be visited separately or  you can visit all four […]

5 Cool Things About New Mexico

“You’re going where?” my parents asked when we mentioned our Summer plans. “Aren’t there wildfires there? Is it safe to visit?” a friend questioned. “Why New Mexico?” we heard again, and again. When deciding where to vacation this summer, we choose a road trip to Albuquerque and Santa Fe. Our friends and family seemed to […]