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Coming Attractions: LEGO KidsFest

July 31, 2012 0

As a parent, you quickly learn that toys fall somewhere along the continuum of please-stab-me-rather-than-allow-this-to-enter-my-home (think the battery-operated infant toys with squeaky melodies that haunt you in your dreams) to only-mildly-annoying (think lightsabers which always […]

Tiny tacos, queso flameado and tres leches cake at La Gloria.
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Texas Road Tripping: Pearl in San Antonio

July 25, 2012 1

When I was a kid growing up in San Antonio, the Pearl Brewery was still brewing beer. In fact, it did so up until closing in 2001. Having opened in 1881, I’d say it had […]

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July 17, 2012 0

Calling all locomotive engineers and train fanatics! Terra Toys announces its 14th annual Paint your own Train Day! Pick a special train and make it your own with paints, eyes, glitter and more! All supplies […]

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Rapunzel’s Bad Hair Day

July 11, 2012 0

Central Texas’ most well-known children’s theatre company, Pollyanna Theatre,  presents award-winning playwright Lou Clark’s Rapunzel’s Bad Hair Day, Wednesday, July 18th through Sunday July 22nd, 2012 at the Rollins Studio Theatre at the Long Center […]

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Field trips in summer? Why not?!

July 10, 2012 3

It’s getting to be that time during the summer when parents who stay home with their kids are looking for an excuse to get out of the house. Any excuse. Even if the siblings squabbles […]

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Bastille Day

July 10, 2012 0

The French Alliance presents the 17th annual Bastille Day celebration at the French Legation Museum on July 14th. Tickets are $8 in advance and $10 at the door. Kids 12 and under get in free. […]

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Eastside Movies in the Park

July 10, 2012 0

July 14 – The Muppets, Treasure Island — This free event is sponsored by Colins Hope, American Red Cross (Central Texas Region), LCRA Nobody’s Waterproof, Colorado River Foundation, Surfrider Foundation, and Shade Project. August 11 […]

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Postpartum Anxiety

July 9, 2012 2

When I became a first-time mother almost 8 years ago, I was a mess, but I chalked that up to a really difficult, traumatic birth experience that was pretty much the opposite of the beatific […]

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Thursday’s Dish: Mueller Eats

July 5, 2012 2

When we moved into Windsor Park in December 2004, the city had just approved plans to develop the site of the old Mueller airport into a mixed-use space featuring high-density residential property, retail space, green […]

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Slice of Texas: FREE Watermelon on July 4th!

July 2, 2012 0

The Hyatt Regency Austin, the Texas Watermelon Association, and Go Texan are teaming up to host the third annual Slice of Texas free watermelon promotion July 4thfrom Noon until 6:30 pm (or until the watermelon runs […]

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4th of July Celebrations Around Austin

July 1, 2012 0

Lakeway Parade Celebrations in Buda Freedom 5k at Camp Mabry Westlake Parade NWACA Parade Tarrytown Parade and Picnic -parade participants gather at Exposition and Windsor at 7:30 a.m. Parade starts at 9 a.m. Round Rock […]

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JT’s SportsGrille Summer Fest

July 1, 2012 0

This fun summer event offers everything from face painting, to a poker tournament, to a dunking booth…all to raise funds for the Operation Blue Santa program. This family-friendly event is free of charge, but please […]

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Summer Musical : Sound of Music

July 1, 2012 0

Zilker Theatre Productions presents The Sound of Music as a summer musical Thursday through Sunday starting at 8:30 p.m.  at Sheffield Hillside Theatre. Check the web site for more details.

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Music Under the Star

July 1, 2012 0

Head to the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum for a series of free music events featuring Texas artists.  Check the web site for more information.   Source : Mr. Johnny’s Kid Events

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Wimberly Market Days

July 1, 2012 0

Head out to Wimberly for live music, arts and crafts, and lots of concessions. Parking is $5. Source : Mr. Johnny’s Kid Events

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Pottery Barn Kids Story Time

July 1, 2012 0

Pottery Barn Kids offers a fee half-hour story time in the store. Check with the store to verify the time and date as it can vary. BARTON CREEK SQUARE 2901 S Capital of Texas HwyAustin, […]