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Austin Health and Beauty Mama

Halloween Candy Buy Back Programs

October 31, 2013 0

If your children end up with too much candy this Halloween, and you want to swiftly remove it from the house, consider taking part in the Halloween Candy Buy Back Program. Participating area dentists will buy […]

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Events

Special Event: Ronald McDonald House Charity Event

October 31, 2013 0

Returning to its Austin roots, Angels Sing will celebrate its theatrical release with a red carpet benefit screening at Alamo Drafthouse Slaughter Lane on November 3, 2013 with a Texas-sized lineup of musicians.   Ronald McDonald […]

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Events

Tommee Tippee 360 Sealer Blogger Event

October 31, 2013 1

Are you a local blogging mama with kids who are still in diapers? If so, we have a perfect event for you! Lap babies are welcome to attend! Questions? Email Catherine (Catherine@Livemom.com).

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We Are Girls Conference Preview

October 29, 2013 0

These days, growing up as a girl is hard to do. Girls are expected to be nice, kind, smart, pretty, assertive and thin. Meanwhile, they see stories circulating on a regular basis of girl celebrities […]

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Weekday Events

Weekday Events in Austin: October 28- November 1, 2013

October 27, 2013 1

Happening All Week Long: Fall Festival- Monday, October 228, Tuesday, October 29, Wednesday, October 30, Thursday, October 31 from 10:00am – 2:00pm, and Friday, November 1 from 10:00 am– 5:30pm. Admission: $6 per person (2 […]

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Weekend Events for Austin Families, October 25-27, 2013

October 25, 2013 0

  Spooktacular – Friday, October 25, from 6 – 9 p.m. When darkness falls at the Bullock Museum, history’s spookiest stories are brought to light. Discover terror-ific tales of Texas through games, storytelling, costumes and more! FREE. Bullock […]

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Austin Reading Mama

Q & A with Jon Scieszka & Mac Barnett

October 24, 2013 0

When I first heard about a collaboration between children’s authors Jon Scieszka and Mac Barnett, I couldn’t imagine anything less than hilarious from this duo. And and their picture book that was released earlier this […]

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Features

Feature: Kami Wilt and the Austin Tinkering School

October 23, 2013 0

Local mom and educator Kami Wilt is the founder of Austin Tinkering School, a hands-on learning experience for kids and adults alike. At the Tinkering School, kids can create and build projects that are limited […]

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Austin Reading Mama

Q & A with Lemony Snicket

October 23, 2013 0

Daniel Handler, best known under his pen name, Lemony Snicket, will be presenting this Sunday at the Texas Book Festival. And as a big fan, I was almost giddy to have the opportunity to ask […]

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Events

2013 Fall Festivals and Halloween Events

October 22, 2013 0

Thanks to our friends at Free Fun in Austin for sharing this amazing list of fall activities with us! Austin What’s the Story Steve Halloween Shows, Saturdays through November 2, 10 a.m. – 11 a.m., […]

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Events

Trail of Lights 5K registration is now open

October 22, 2013 0

  Sure, you’re probably still sorting out your kid’s Halloween costume, but it’s not too soon to start thinking about the Trail of Lights 5k. Registration for the kickoff event for the reinvigorated Trail of […]

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Austin Reading Mama

Inside Scoop on Top Picks for Book Fest

October 21, 2013 0

Browsing through the impressive schedule for the upcoming Texas Book Festival, held at the State Capitol on Oct. 26th and 27th, I am conflicted about which events to attend. Where to go when? The selection […]

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Giveaways

Giveaway: Bronko Box

October 19, 2013 2

*This giveaway is now closed. Thanks to all who entered. Is there an upcoming move in your future? If so, you are probably working on gathering as many boxes as possible in preparation for the […]

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Recipes

Thursday’s Dish: Spiced Pumpkin Bread

October 17, 2013 3

Everyone has one. You know, that can of pumpkin in the back of the pantry that you’ve been meaning to do something with. Well, with that crisp chill in the air (finally!) and fall in […]

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2013 Oktoberfest Celebrations in Austin

October 15, 2013 0

Feel the need to dance to Oompah music? You’re in luck with several Oktoberfest events happening this weekend and through the next several weekends in the Austin area. Vert’s Oktoberfest- Thursday, October 17 from 5:00- […]

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Austin

Family Fun at the Texas Book Festival

October 15, 2013 1

Each fall, I look forward to being in the mix of the vibrant literary culture at the State Capitol during the Texas Book Festival. With more than 230 participating authors and over 40,000 attendees, the […]

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Weekday Events

Weekday Events for Austin Families: October 14-18, 2013

October 13, 2013 0

Happening All Week Long: Fall Festival- Monday, October 14, Tuesday, October 15, Wednesday, October 16, Thursday, October 17 from 10:00am – 2:00pm, and Friday, October 18 from 10:00 am– 5:30pm. Admission: $6 per person (2 […]

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Great Moments in Parenting Anniversary Party

October 12, 2013 0

Great Moments in Parenting, a local Austin blog that has photos, essays and “moments’ celebrating all things parenthood, is celebrating it’s one year anniversary and you’re invited to the party! Bring the entire family…. there […]

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Austin Music Mama

ACL Weekend One Wrap Up

October 8, 2013 0

We listened to over 24 bands over the course of three days, took over 100 photos (including some interesting fashion choices that we just couldn’t resist capturing) and ate our way through the day and […]

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Austin Music Mama

Austin Kiddie Limits Feature: School of Rock

October 7, 2013 0

We’re thrilled to be covering the Austin City Limits Music Festival (ACL) again this year. Whether you are going Weekend One, Weekend Two, with or without kids, we want to be your go-to source for […]

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Weekday Events

Weekday Events in Austin: October 7-11, 2013

October 6, 2013 0

A couple of events happening all week long: Fall Festival- Monday, October 7, Tuesday, October 8, Wednesday, October 9, Thursday, October 10 from 10:00am – 2:00pm, and Friday, October 11 from 10:00 am– 5:30pm. Admission: […]

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Weekend Events

Weekend Events for Families in Austin: October 4-6, 2013

October 4, 2013 0

Mueller Movies in Your Park: E.T. – Friday, October 4 at 6:30 p.m. Bring the kids and enjoy a FREE, family-friendly movie at the Mueller Lake Park outdoor amphitheater! Make yourself comfortable by bringing snacks and blankets, but please […]

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Austin Music Mama

Austin Kiddie Limits Preview: The Q Brothers

October 3, 2013 0

We’re thrilled to be covering the Austin City Limits Music Festival (ACL) again this year. Whether you are going Weekend One, Weekend Two, with or without kids, we want to be your go-to source for […]

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Austin

Where to Eat, Drink and Relax During ACL

October 3, 2013 4

Late Night Bites For those attending the fest and looking for the best-of-Austin late-night eats, an array of new downtown staples and East Side digs are ready to satisfy even the biggest of appetites. Located […]

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Austin Music Mama

ACL Preview: Barton Hills Choir

October 2, 2013 0

We’re thrilled to be covering the Austin City Limits Music Festival (ACL) again this year. Whether you are going Weekend One, Weekend Two, with or without kids, we want to be your go-to source for […]

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Austin Music Mama

ACL Preview: MS MR

October 2, 2013 0

We’re thrilled to be covering the Austin City Limits Music Festival (ACL) again this year. Whether you are going Weekend One, Weekend Two, with or without kids, we want to be your go-to source for […]

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Austin Music Mama

ACL Preview: Courrier

October 1, 2013 0

We’re thrilled to be covering the Austin City Limits Music Festival (ACL) again this year. Whether you are going Weekend One, Weekend Two, with or without kids, we want to be your go-to source for […]

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Austin Music Mama

The 411 on ACL 2013

October 1, 2013 1

The wait is finally over. The Austin City Limits Music Festival (ACL) is almost here — well, at least, Weekend One. Once again, our fair city will play host to over 100 bands on 8 […]