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Giveaways

ZACH Theatre Cat in the Hat Ticket Giveaway

March 31, 2014 0

Running through May 3, 2014, on the Kleburg Stage at ZACH Theatre (202 South Lamar), The Cat in the Hat is a family experience that you don’t want to miss! For dates and times, check […]

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Weekday Events

What’s Up Weekly, March 31- April 4, 2014

March 30, 2014 1

Happening All Week Anne Frank: A History for Today (Georgetown) – Monday, March 31 – Thursday, April 3 from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Friday, April 4 from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. This Anne […]

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Austin Reading Mama

Local Author Reading List: Liz Garton Scanlon

March 27, 2014 0

It’s hard enough for us parents to find time to read, let alone to decide what to read. Head to the library and it’s easy to get overwhelmed by the stacks upon stacks of interesting-sounding […]

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Events

Event: Lucha Libro

March 26, 2014 0

Lucha Libro, co-hosted by the Texas Book Festival and the Whip In, is a literary event featuring authors Manual Gonzales and Owen Egerton. These two bookish behemoths will go head-to-head, mano-a-mano, in a test of […]

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Austin Music Mama

Austin Music Mama Monthly Roundup: April

March 25, 2014 0

Here at LiveMom, we understand that you had a life before you had kids. While the decision to become a parent can rock your world in ways you didn’t anticipate, it can also cause you […]

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Giveaways

Giveaway: Jord Wood Watch

March 20, 2014 16

A watch made of wood? Huh. Interesting. Those were my thoughts when I was first contacted by JORD to review one of their watches made of 100% natural wood. I was intrigued for a couple […]

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Food Network Casting for Cooking Show

March 20, 2014 0

Rachael Ray and Guy Fieri are back for battle and are in search of the most talented kid chefs in the country. Does your child have a captivating personality? Do they believe they’re at the […]

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Giveaways

Giveaway: NeedTo.com

March 19, 2014 3

Austin is not the same sleepy city in which I grew up. Not only has this town grown by leaps and bounds, but also our workplaces now look different. Never would I have imagined, growing […]

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Features

Austin Bucket List for 2014: CRAFT

March 19, 2014 5

Here at LiveMom, we put out a call to a few of our friends to see if anyone else wanted to join us on our Bucket List Adventure for 2014. The idea was to get […]

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Features

Featuring: Liz Plachta of Ruby’s Rainbow

March 18, 2014 0

My good friend from high school has the cutest daughter, Pearl (for the record, her little brother, Zephyr, is also pretty darn adorable). Of course, we all think our friend’s kids are cute, don’t we? […]

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Events

Event: Tillamook Cheese at Hopdoddy on South Congress

March 18, 2014 1

In celebration of the Tillamook Cheese Tour’s return to Austin, Tillamook will be popping up at their favorite all natural burger bar, Hopdoddy on South Congress, on Friday, March 21st for a special one-day-only promotion, offering […]

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Events

Event: Healthfest 2014

March 18, 2014 0

Scott & White Hospital – Round Rock will host Healthfest 2014 on Sunday, March 23, from 1–3 p.m. The whole family is invited to enjoy an afternoon of free health and safety demonstrations and interactive […]

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Camps

2014 Summer Camp Discount Guide

March 17, 2014 0

We know that for many Austin parents, the search for the perfect summer camp can be a daunting task. With such a variety of local camps available, at such a wide range of prices, it […]

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Austin Music Mama

SXSW 2014 Austin Music Mama Recap

March 17, 2014 0

Another SXSW is in the books, as Austin does a collective exhale. All the research, RSVPing, standing in line, waiting, stuffing swag in your bag, eating Doritos, people watching and, yes, actual listening to music […]

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Austin Bloggin' Mamas

2014 Bloggin’ Mama Social

March 13, 2014 1

Join us for the 5th Annual Bloggin’ Mama Social on April 5th, 2014 at Alta’s Cafe (74 Trinity Street). Enjoy free food and drinks, swag bags to the first 50 attendees provided by MetroMoms Austin, […]

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Austin Music Mama

SXSW 2014 Spotlight: Mad Tiger Fest

March 11, 2014 0

Mad Tiger Fest 2014, happening on Sunday, March 16 from Noon to 5:00 p.m. at Kenny Dorham’s Backyard (1106 E. 11th Street, Austin), is open to all ages! It’s a family event that is not […]

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SXSW 2014 Spotlight: APL Free Concerts

March 10, 2014 0

Do you have your show list ready for SXSW yet? Make sure that Central Concerts is on there! Walk, bike or bus downtown to the Faulk Central Library, 800 Guadalupe St., for official SXSW Day […]

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Events

SXSW 2014 Spotlight: Renegade Craft Fair

March 10, 2014 0

Renegade Craft Fair: SXSW Edition will take place at the Palmer Events Center in Austin, TX during SXSW on March 13, 14 and 15, 2014. The free event will be open 12pm – 8pm each […]

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Weekday Events

Weekday Events: March 10-14, 2014

March 9, 2014 0

For more events, be sure to check out Nicole’s post with 100+ family-friendly activities to do during SXSW! Happening All Week Alamo Kids Camp: The Muppet Movie – Monday, March 10 – Thursday, March 13 […]

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Austin Travel Mama

Spring Break Road Trip, Houston Edition

March 9, 2014 0

I’m always torn about what to do on Spring Break. On one hand, there is a mind-boggling list of things going on in Austin. On the other hand, the idea of heading out of Dodge […]

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Events

An Afternoon at SXSW: Gaming Expo & Create

March 8, 2014 0

SXSW Interactive kicked off today, bringing with it SXSW Gaming and SXSW Create, both of which are free and open the public. As has become our spring break tradition, I took the kids out of […]

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Austin Music Mama

SXSW 2014 Preview: Quiet Company

March 6, 2014 1

South by Southwest (or, as it is most commonly known, SXSW) is finally here. Parking is already getting scarce downtown. The city seems to be holding its collective breath, waiting for visitors to arrive from […]

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Austin Foodie Mama

Thursday’s Dish: Texas Citrus

March 6, 2014 0

How often do you cook with fresh citrus? Until recently, I have not really incorporated the use of grapefruits and oranges into my meals. While citrus is a staple at my house, it’s been more […]

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Events

SXSW 2014 Spotlight: Storytelling

March 5, 2014 0

Austin’s thriving storytelling community (true, personal stories told live) supports FOUR unofficial SXSW storytelling events in FOUR days that don’t require a wristband. The events showcase the best of local authors and performers, along with […]

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Camps

Summer Camp with Kidventure

March 5, 2014 1

With Spring Break just around the corner, it’s time to start focusing on summer vacation. More specifically, it’s time to start thinking about which camp your kids will attend this summer. It will be here […]

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Events

SXSW 2014 Spotlight: Girls Rock Camp

March 4, 2014 0

Join Girls Rock Austin on Friday, March 14, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. for their Unofficial SXSW Day Party. The event will take place at Cherrywood Coffeehouse (1401 E. 38 1/2 St., Austin). […]