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I am a San Antonio Mom :: Celina Pena of LiftFund

I am a San Antonio Mom :: Celina Peña of LiftFund

Celina Peña is the Chief Program Officer of LiftFund (formerly Accion Texas), the largest microlender in the United States, helping business owners who do not have access to loans from commercial sources. Celina is also an education advocate, and that’s how I got to know her. I cherish this opportunity to tell you all about […]

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Makeup for Mom: Splurges, Staples, and Steals

I love makeup. When it comes to beauty products, the only thing I love more than makeup is finding good, cheap makeup. I love trying new trends, but the most popular makeup looks right now are on the complete opposite ends of the spectrum: The “I woke up like this” trend, and the full-blown “highlight-and-contour, perfectly painted eyebrows” […]

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Finding The Right Childcare

This post is brought to you by Childcare Compare, an advertising partner of ACMB. We love supporting local businesses and bringing helpful information to San Antonio parents.  When my eight-month-old, allergic-to-dairy, asthmatic son grabbed a hold of another kid’s bottle at his daycare and the high school “teacher” watching his class didn’t call us immediately following the […]

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Doesn’t Mom Get a Sick Day, Too?

It’s 9:00 P.M. and the kids are finally in bed. I flop down on the couch and start to feel hot. It’s probably just my usual random hot flashes (don’t ask—I’ve got a lot going on hormonally). When it doesn’t subside, I blame the cold air and our overachieving heater. My husband agrees to turn on […]

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The Positive Impact of Martial Arts on Today’s Children and Families

This post is brought to you by Pro Martial Arts Shavano Park, an advertising partner of ACMB. We love supporting local businesses and bringing helpful information to San Antonio parents.  On the outside, it seems that children today have a singular focus: technology. Large screens and small, it appears a generational addiction has steadily evolved. This dependence […]

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Weekend Roundup January 23-25

Weekend Roundup :: January 23–25

The weather is supposed to be abnormally lovely this weekend, so if you’re looking to take advantage of it and get out of the house, we are here with our weekly roundup of family and kid-friendly events in the San Antonio area! Friday, January 23 Marvel Universe LIVE! at the Alamodome Pinkalicious at The Magik Theatre […]

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