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Family-Friendly SXSWi Spotlight: ScreenBurn Arcade

February 29, 2012 5

ScreenBurn Arcade, Credit: Merrick Ales Believe it or not, South by Southwest is right around the corner. The typical Austin parent generally falls into one of the following categories: Leaves town to avoid SX/keeps as […]

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Austin

Top 5 SXSW Kid-Friendly Events 2012

February 28, 2012 0

A young fan at SXSW 2011, taking a walk in the wagon along South Congress. Two truths about Austin, Texas during Spring Break: The SXSW Music, Film and Interactive conferences bring 10,000+ people to town […]

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Miss Representation Screening

February 25, 2012 1

Have you heard of the documentary film Miss Representation? The film, by Jennifer Siebel Newsom, premiered at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival, and then went on to air on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. The film explores how […]

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LiveMom GIVEAWAY: The Laurie Berkner Band

February 20, 2012 0

Would your kids like to party like an animal with Children’s music superstars and Nick Jr. channel favorites The Laurie Berkner Band? The “Animal Party” tour will be in Austin at The Paramount Theatre on […]

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Recipes

Thursday’s Dish: Coq au Vin

February 9, 2012 0

With Valentine’s Day approaching, we thought we’d delve into the idea of food as aphrodisiac. Maybe you have a sensual memory around a certain food — I could actually wax poetic about a certain pasta […]

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Becker Pachanga Dance Party for Kids!

February 7, 2012 0

This Friday, Becker Elementary, FREE Pachanga Dance Party for all! LiveMom will be there doing Valentine’s Day crafts with the little ones. Adrian Quesada from Grupo Fantasma on the turntables. Freshly made food from Thrice […]

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Events

KLRU’s 50th Birthday Celebration

February 7, 2012 0

Your favorite PBS characters will be celebrating KLRU’s birthday and you’re invited. Cookie Monster, Arthur, SuperWhy, Clifford, Maya & Miguel and others will take over 2nd Street for a day of family fun. There will […]

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Listen To Your Mother Call for Submissions

February 6, 2012 2

Listen To Your Mother Austin! is a series of live readings by local writers in celebration of Mother’s Day that is coming up on April 29, 2012. There were 15 amazing women who stood on […]

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Shoe Sale

February 4, 2012 0

KidOShoe, a locally owned shoe store for kids, is having their first bi-annual sale that started yesterday, February 3rd! With almost a hundred select styles marked down 25%-50%, you will certainly find a deal that […]

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Mommy Mob

To Drug or Not to Drug – Not an Easy Call

February 1, 2012 1

photo credit: Amanda M Hatfield It seems like every few months there’s a news story that looks at the way we as a nation medicate our kids—the increasing rates, the negative side effects that can […]