How do kids have so much energy?  While none of us tired, sleep-deprived parents may know the answer to this question, ACMB does have a solution for helping your young ones run off some of that excess energy. San Antonio...
ACMB is partnering with Code Ninjas to share this sponsored post written by Jackie Randall, center director/owner of Code Ninjas Shavano Park.   Why Code Ninjas? Besides a delivering on our slogan “kids have fun, parents see results,” Code Ninjas...
It’s finally here: LEGOLAND® Discovery Center San Antonio is throwing open its doors. And Alamo City Lego fanatics are losing their minds—well, at least the ones I live with. So if you, too, are used to stepping on LEGOs...
Alamo City Moms Blog is always happy to partner with T Bar M Camps. This is a sponsored post.   Homesickness is one of the top things parents and kids worry about prior to their first experience with overnight camp,...
Hamilton Pool Preserve is probably one of the most impressive places to visit in Texas. You’ve probably come across photos of this natural wonder if you’ve done any googling about Texas watering holes or hidden treasures. Unfortunately, Hamilton Pool...
If you’re looking for a quick getaway, head east on I-10 and cruise to Houston. A ton of fun awaits for kiddos (and adults). What’s that you say? Houston’s large, confusing, and traffic, traffic, traffic? Get past that and...
Maybe because it's almost primal—the basic figures, the rough outlines, the marking on rocks—but this was one of my favorite camp activities as a child, and every elementary school class I taught enjoyed making and using Story Stones. The...
As I’m writing this, I’m preparing for my kids to return after being gone for a month this summer. And part of me is freaking out inside. It’s hard shifting the gears from 0 to 60 with the transition...
I don’t know about you, but we spend as much of the summer as possible in one body of water or another. When you live in the inferno that is South Texas, pools, lakes, beaches, and swimming holes are...
School already seems far behind us, and summer days are ticking away. Three San Antonio kid favorites are featuring fabulous new exhibits to enjoy, so load up the car and check out what The DoSeum, the San Antonio Zoo,...
It’s hotter than…well, it’s pretty dang hot out there. My husband says that summer sneaked up on us this year. After the rain and the surprisingly mild spring days, it seems like everyone is feeling the heat, literally. Between my three-year-old...
Alamo City Moms Blog is excited to partner with Epic Waters Indoor Waterpark to bring you this sponsored post.  It's hot in Texas, y'all! I'm talking burn-the-bottoms-of-your-feet-if-you-don't-step-in-the-grass kind of hot. Bake-cookies-on-the-hood-of-your-car kind of hot. Fry-an-egg-on-the-sidewalk kind of hot. You get...
It looms on the horizon whenever you’re facing downtown: familiar, recognizable and welcoming. But most of us never venture to the Tower of the Americas, leaving it for the tourists and overlooking it as a fun destination that puts...
City Moms Blog Network is excited to partner with Post Cereals, the official sponsor of Major League Soccer. This is a sponsored post. I never thought of cereal as anything but a breakfast food until I went to college. I'm...

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Alamo City Moms Favorite Things: 2019 Edition

Keeping secrets isn't any fun—unless the secret has to do with our Favorite Things 2019! We've been working since August to curate a truly...