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2nd Street Soundcheck

May 31, 2012 0

Head down to the 2nd street district for live music, food, and family fun. This event is designed to promote ethical shopping and social responsibility and to promote hope. Visit 2nd Street Soundcheck to learn […]

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Lowe’s Build and Grow

May 31, 2012 0

Lowe’s Build and Grow club provides fun DIY projects for kids, allowing them to build creations they get to take home. These clinics fill up fast, so register early. Visit Lowe’s Build and Grow for […]

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In Praise of the Ukulele

May 30, 2012 3

Later tonight, I’ll kiss the kids goodnight and head downtown to see Tune-yards at the Mohawk. I really love her postfeminist, mashup, experimental, loopy music — it makes me think and dance and sing and […]

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Community Bulletin: Education Research Project

May 29, 2012 0

Education Research Project is seeking parents of children from 3rd-6th grade that live in Lakeway and surrounding areas to be part of a discussion group on middle school education in the area.  We are inviting […]

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City of Austin Summer Playground Program

May 28, 2012 0

The City of Austin’s Summer Playground Program is a free, supervised day camp run by the Parks and Recreation Department.  Program leaders, who have been trained in first aid and CPR, offer activities to keep […]

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GIVEAWAY: MomCom Tickets and More!

May 25, 2012 0

Did you miss out on the first MomCom Austin this past January? If so, you missed a day of great fun. If you attended, you likely walked away feeling inspired and grateful to live in […]

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Thursday’s Dish: North Austin Trailer Yard

May 24, 2012 5

Meet the Little Kid (LK). She’s three and a half and her favorite food groups are sugar and grilled cheese (or, as she puts it, “girls cheese”) sandwiches. One recent weeknight, LK’s big brother, Big […]

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Featuring: Lila Igram of Connecther

May 23, 2012 2

Lila Igram is a mom on a mission. Through her website, Connecther.org, she seeks to “end global poverty by partnering with donors, non-profits and other stakeholders that focus on aiding women and children in their quest […]

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Summer Survival Kit

May 21, 2012 0

School’s out in just under two weeks! We have a couple months of blissful freedom…time to be lazy, wake up late, lounge around the house, and just take it easy. And we all know that […]

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Prominent Austin moms dish on motherhood

May 13, 2012 2

Happy Mother’s Day! We here at LiveMom hope you mothers are enjoying your day — whether you are choosing to spend it with your family, spending some time by yourself or whether you are solo […]

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GIVEAWAY: Pachanga Fest VIP Tickets

May 9, 2012 5

A typical day for Rich Garza is, well, typical. He gets up, helps get the kids off to school, goes to work, makes time in the evening for family and puts the kids to bed. […]

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Mother’s Day Giveaway: Eat Out In

May 7, 2012 6

Next Sunday, May 13, 2012, is Mother’s Day! I’ve been so busy lately that I almost forgot that it was coming up so soon. I was a little panicked because I don’t like not giving […]

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Community Service: Pop-A-Lock

May 5, 2012 0

It’s heating up out there. If you are like most parents, you have a lot on your mind at all times and are most likely juggling twenty things at once. So if you find that […]

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Metz Park : Free Movies

May 3, 2012 0

Enjoy a free family-friendly movie, popcorn, and drinks at Metz Park on Friday nights: 5/4 – The Muppets 5/11- Great Mouse Detective 5/18 – Adventures of Tin Tin 5/25 – The Fox and the Hound […]

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Hey Lolly Puppet Saturday at Spider House

May 3, 2012 0

Hey Lolly Productions will be having themed puppet shows at Spider House Cafe on Saturday mornings! 5/12 – Iris Saves the Land of Black and White 5/19 Armadillo Alice 5/26 Marionette Magic

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Kid’s Club : Whole Foods Market Lamar

May 3, 2012 0

Whole Foods Kids Club offers fun events for kids on Sunday afternoons: May 6th -Ole’! Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with a hand made sombrero and pinata. May 13th- Make Mom a special gift on her […]

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GIVEAWAY: Pollyanna Theatre Tickets

May 3, 2012 0

Central Texas’ most well-known children’s theatre company, Pollyanna Theatre, is proud to present PATTERN NATION: WAVES. PATTERN NATION: WAVES explores the colorful world of waves and is intended to support important pre-literacy skills needed for […]

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Mother’s Day Card Craft at Terra Toys

May 2, 2012 0

Visit Terra Toys on Sunday, May 6, 2012, from 1 – 3 p.m., to create your own Mother’s Day card! Supplies like paper, glue, glitter, stickers, and more will be provided.  No reservations required!  This craft […]

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Do you have a Maker?

May 1, 2012 1

Create. Destroy. Build. Dismantle. This pattern is repeated about a zillion times when you have a little person. Mostly, at first at least, it’s the parent (tirelessly) building, only to have the child gleefully knock […]

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Deutschen Pfest

May 1, 2012 0

Head over to Pflugerville for the 37th annual Deutschen Pfest. Enjoy children’s games, shopping booths, a parade (on Saturday), live music, and pfun and excitement at the carnival all weekend long! The festival provides not […]

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Get Babied : Spring Spa Fest

May 1, 2012 0

Pregnant mothers and new mothers can get pampered at this fun event that includes free food, free drinks, and many seminars and workshops about all things baby. Bring dad and the kids; they can enjoy […]

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Austin Mini Maker Faire

May 1, 2012 0

A DIYer’s dream come true, the Austin Mini Maker Faire brings together hundreds of crafters to teach and be taught. Enjoy arts and crafts, science and engineering, food and music, and a whole lot of […]

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2012 Kerrville Folk Festival

May 1, 2012 0

Head out to Kerrville for lots of live music, canoe trips, bike rides, children’s events, great food, and other family-friendly events. This festival runs from May 24th thru June 10th. Check the festival schedule for […]

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Fiesta Amistad

May 1, 2012 0

Head out to Old Settler’s Park to enjoy great live music, lots of food, and family-friendly activities at Fiesta Amistad. Feel free to bring lawn chairs, but leave your ice chest/cooler at home. Admission for […]

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The Pecan Street Festival

May 1, 2012 0

Head down to 6th street for the bi-annual Pecan Street Festival, a wonderful Austin tradition that has taken place for 34 years. Enjoy great food, live music, and the opportunity to peruse and purchase thousands […]

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Violet Crown Festival

May 1, 2012 0

Head out to Brentwood Park to enjoy many family-friendly activities, live music, arts & crafts, and food! This event is sponsored by a non-profit; proceeds benefit community projects. Check out the music lineup here: http://violetcrowncommunity.org/music-lineup. […]