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NAvigating the Farmer's Market with Kids

Navigating the Farmer’s Market with Kids

Visiting the Farmer’s Market is one of our favorite weekend family activities and San Antonio has several really amazing markets from which to choose. Pre-baby, my husband and I loved spending leisurely mornings at the market, sipping coffee, sampling veggies we’d never tried and filling up on  people watching and conversation with vendors. When Vivi […]

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I am a San Antonio Mom

I am a San Antonio Mom :: Hon. Luz Elena D. Chapa, Justice, Fourth Court of Appeals

Back in 2012, when Luz Elena D. Chapa was campaigning for a seat on the Fourth Court of Appeals, a mutual friend praised her as an “intellectual” and “keen on women’s rights.” I’ve been wanting to reach out to her, and the launch of the new “I am a San Antonio Mom” series at Alamo […]

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Living with a Lovey

Life with a Lovey

I willed the Gods for it. I dropped coins in a fountain for it. I spent 37 hours on Pinterest making an Oprah-approved vision board for it. And then it happened. I finally birthed a child who developed a major physical and emotional bond with a lovey. If you’re rolling your eyes at me, look, […]

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Back to School: First Time Kindergartener Tips

Back to School: First Time Kindergartener Tips

I don’t know if starting kindergarten for the first time is more stressful for the children or their parents! There is much more that goes along with this milestone than just walking into school on the very first morning. This is the first year in the last three that I haven’t had to worry about […]

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Six Port Aransas Treasures

Eleanor, Beverly, Parsons, and Sadie watch for enemies aboard the Red Dragon Pirate Cruise. Even though we are all in the throes of back-to-school mania, guess what? Here in San Antonio, we still have plenty of summertime left in spite of the fact that the kids will be back in the classroom during the week! […]

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