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Austin

Summer Reading Programs

May 31, 2011 1

Keep the kids reading over the summer will be much easier with so many incentives to be earned in all of the Austin-area Summer Reading Programs. Here’s a list of many of the programs available […]

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Austin

Summer Water Fun in Austin and Beyond

May 24, 2011 20

It’s heating up outdoors and it’s time to think about finding some water fun! Here are a bunch of area pools, lakes, creeks, splash pads and water parks to get you started planning your summer […]

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Mommy Mob

Shortcuts, Sugar, and Showing Big Soda the Door

May 21, 2011 1

I confess I like shortcuts. I prefer ponytails to blow-drying, Roomba to Swiffer, throwing important papers in messy-desk piles to neatly filing them away. If I were a women’s magazine, I’d say these were “time-saving […]

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Giveaways

Max and Ruby Ticket Giveaway

May 20, 2011 6

Max and Ruby are coming to The Backyard at Bee Cave on June 3, 2011 at 6:30pm and you can be the hero by winning a family four pack! Tickets start at $30 so you […]

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Recipes

Thursday’s Dish: Tzatziki

May 18, 2011 2

It’s getting to be that time of year. The slow upwards creep of the thermometer means I’m less and less interested in spending time in the kitchen or trying out new recipes. My use of […]

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Exhaustion is Not a Badge of Honor

May 18, 2011 7

Perfection, worthiness, shame, and guilt are just words – words that pack a powerful punch when aligned with human thought and action, and they are kicking my ass.   A couple of months ago, as I […]

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Austin

Feature: SkaterMom.com (with giveaway!)

May 16, 2011 5

My son James was not even two years old when he first laid eyes on a skateboard. His eyes got wide and he clapped his hands, ecstatic over his discovery. When he turned four, I granted him […]

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Events

Free Shredding Day!

May 10, 2011 1

Who says shredding documents can’t be a family affair! To keep you and your family financially safe, head out to one of these free shredding days. Shred Day <https://www. ufcu.org/ learning/ events/index. php#20> Criminals need […]

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The joys of family camping

May 10, 2011 9

While some of you spent your Mother’s Day being served breakfast in bed, I made my first batch of pancakes using spray batter. While you were relaxing in your air conditioned abode, sweat was dripping […]

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Giveaways

We Have A Little Emergency (with giveaway)

May 9, 2011 23

My friend Maureen was driving the above SUV, with her toddler in the back seat, when she was rear-ended by a utility truck driving at approximately 65 miles per hour. I am absolutely amazed and grateful […]

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Events

Hand to Hold Quarterly Discussion Series

May 9, 2011 0

From the Hand to Hold website: Hand to Hold offers a Quarterly Discussion Series on topics related to premature birth and loss.  Mark your calendar for the next Series to be held May 15, 2011. […]

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Austin

May 4, 2011 2

Have you RSVP’d yet for the third annual Austin Bloggin’ Mama Social? We’d love to see you there! Click here if you’d like more information.

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Giveaways

LiveMom Giveaway: Eat Out In for Mother’s Day

May 4, 2011 0

Happy Mother’s Day to all of you wonderful Moms out there! Of course, LiveMom wouldn’t let the occasion pass without giving something away to our readers. We thought and thought about what moms really need […]

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Events

APL Family Movie Night – Pleasant Hill Branch

May 3, 2011 0

APL Family Movie Night will be screening Nanny McPhee Returns at Pleasant Hill Branch (512) 974-3940 May 17th at 6:30pm Join us for a screening of Nanny McPhee Returns (PG, 109 Min.) Nanny McPhee arrives […]

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Dash for Dawn – San Marcos

May 3, 2011 0

May 14th, Angel Drops is hosting Dash for Dawn at Crockett Elementary School in San Marcos. This 5k run/walk will give all proceeds to Angel Drops. 5K – 8:00 a.m. Kids 1K 9:00 Awards Ceremony: […]

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Events

Republic Square Movies in the Park FREE

May 2, 2011 0

Come out and see a free movie in Republic Park! Wednesday, May 25th – Napoleon Dynamite PG (2004) 422 Guadalupe Street, Austin, TX 78701 Free movies start at dusk. Bring your kids, dogs (on leash), picnics, and […]

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Mommy Mob

The Search for a Child-Sized Therapy Couch

May 2, 2011 2

When your child’s fever spikes or her arm breaks, figuring out where to go for help is pretty obvious. That’s not true, though, when the concern involves mental health. Is a half-hour visit with the […]

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Events

Republic Square Movies in the Park FREE

May 2, 2011 0

Come out and see a free movie in Republic Park! Wednesday, May 11th – The Hudsucker Proxy PG (1994) by the Coen brothers 422 Guadalupe Street, Austin, TX 78701 Free movies start at dusk. Bring your kids, dogs […]

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Round Rock Ballet Folklorico RRPL

May 2, 2011 0

Round Rock Ballet Folklorico (Family Program) 6:00pm – 6:30pm Round Rock Public Library 216 E. Main Street, Round Rock, TX, 78664 Cost: FREE     The Round Rock Public Library presents Round Rock Ballet Folklorico in Room C.  […]

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Events

APL Comics Club: X-Men – North Village Branch

May 2, 2011 0

Comics Club: X-Men Read classic and recent comic series, and join lively discussions about your favorite characters.  Ages 8 to 12. North Village Branch 2505 Steck Ave., 78757; (512) 974-9960

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