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August Family Events in Austin

Happy August!  Are you ready for summer to wind down and get back to school schedules?  (We are conflicted on that one. 馃構) Check out all of the fun family events we found for you to end your summer with a bang! We do hope you have enjoyed your summer and you and your family have [...]
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Tiny Tails: Traveling Petting Zoo Straight To You

Sponsored By:: Tiny Tails To You Tiny Tails: Traveling Petting Zoo Straight To You Does your child love animals? Do you love animals? What if you could be surrounded by cute, cuddly animals at your next event? Thanks to Tiny Tails To You, it鈥檚 possible! Tiny Tails To You is a traveling petting zoo that […]

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My Top 15 ATX Vegan-Friendly Joints!

My Top 15 ATX Vegan-Friendly Joints!  Over a decade after committing to a vegetarian lifestyle, I took the plunge into veganism this year. No doubt the first thing taking a hit is my dining out game. And while my husband and daughter eat vegan at home, they along with the majority of our family and […]

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Limiting Social Media About My Kids

Limiting Social Media About My Kids  We announced the birth of my son on Facebook. This was back in 2009. Living away from family and friends, it seemed the best way to share this life-changing news by announcing it from the top of the digital world. It is 2018 and the digital landscape looks very […]

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AMB-Raising Boys + Rejecting Today's Toxic Masculinity

Raising Boys + Rejecting Today’s Toxic Masculinity

Raising Boys + Rejecting Today’s Toxic Masculinity  I鈥檝e always despised gender stereotypes, first as a girl mom who taught my daughter from birth that she was capable of conquering the world. When I learned that there were less girls in STEM, for instance, I immediately enrolled her in a STEM based summer camp. She attended […]

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How To Help Your Child Develop A Calm And Kind Inner Voice

How To Help Your Child Develop A Calm And Kind Inner Voice The first time I went on an international school trip as an 8-year-old, I remember being guided by a voice in my head, egging me on to try new things and holding me back from places unknown. I now know, that was my […]

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DIY: Reusable Food Savers

DIY: Reusable Food Savers   It’s that time of year. The kids are out of school and you have to pack the entire pantry just to go to the splash pad/pool/playground for an hour.  I don’t know about you, but I’m super tired of cleaning those small compartments in our lunch boxes, and I don’t […]

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Ultimate Guide To Kids’ Art Activities In Austin

Ultimate Guide To Kids’ Art Activities In Austin Austin has no shortage of activities to encourage your kiddo鈥檚 appreciation of the arts. The area鈥檚 museums and libraries always have fun activities where the whole family can get creative, especially during the summer. Your budding Picassos can also attend a wide variety of camps and classes […]

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DIY Summer Camp At Home

DIY Summer Camp At Home Would your tween/teen want to hang out with their friends/cousins for an entire week? And, would you love for them to be happily occupied with minimal effort and expense from yourself? If so, READ ON! Every summer my nieces come to Austin for 鈥淐amp Hall.鈥 When they were younger I […]

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Family Friendly Food In The ‘Burbs

Family Friendly Food In The ‘Burbs Round Rock Restaurants Perfect for Kids I’ll be honest and admit that my kids are not great in restaurants.  Eating out for us can be really stressful (and potentially embarrassing) if the restaurant isn’t super kid friendly.  In a nutshell, my kids are just LOUD.  They’re funny and nice […]

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