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Buy Local Austin Gift Guide 2015

November 27, 2015 0

‘Tis the season to make lists. For the moment, let’s just assume everyone is on the “nice” list. Sure, you can do all your shopping online these days, but why not put your money into […]

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Explore Austin: 5 Best Parks in West Austin

November 24, 2015 0

Oh, Austin. From your people to your outdoor spaces to your laid-back vibe, it’s no wonder people are flocking to our town in droves. For parents, a great way to get out of the house […]


How I Find Balance As A Mom

November 12, 2015 0

I’ve been asked how I balance working full time, being a mom, writing my personal blog as well as contributing to other blogs, and planning blogger events. Here are five thoughts on how I stay […]

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Eat Out in Austin on Thanksgiving

November 9, 2015 0

If the smell of roasting turkey is what you desire but a sink full of dirty dishes has you running for cover, eating out with your friends and family at an Austin restaurant this Thanksgiving […]


KLRU Kids Announces New Schedule

November 4, 2015 0

Ch-ch-ch-changes! The KLRU Kids schedule will be revamped, starting Monday, November 2. Sesame Street will air at 9am on weekdays, while Curious George and Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood move up one hour. In the afternoon, Arthur […]

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2015 Zilker Holiday Tree Art Contest

November 3, 2015 0

Calling all youth artists ages 5-10! The 2015 Zilker Holiday Tree Art Contest is open until Friday, November 13th at 5pm. Winners of both the Junior Division (5 – 7 years) and Senior Division (8 […]

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Event: Springfree Trampoline Grand Opening, 11/21

November 3, 2015 0

The Springfree Trampoline Austin Grand Opening Celebration is scheduled from 1-4 p.m. on Saturday, November 21, 2015. Be sure to mark your calendars for this family-friendly event, featuring live music and a spectacular grand opening […]


Event: Austin Fan Fest 2015, 10/22-10/24

October 15, 2015 0

F1 is happening earlier in 2015 in Austin, and the 2015 Fan Fest kicks off the action downtown from Thursday, October 22nd until Saturday, October 24th, 2015. The City of Austin declared a two-year moratorium […]

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Explore Austin: 5 Best Parks in East Austin

October 15, 2015 0

Oh, Austin. From your people to your outdoor spaces to your laid-back vibe, it’s no wonder people are flocking to our town in droves. For parents, a great way to get out of the house […]

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Explore Austin: Hamilton Pool Preserve

October 14, 2015 0

One of the most picturesque spots in Central Texas is Hamilton Pool, but the Preserve is also one of the area’s worst-kept secrets. After a short hike down a rocky path alongside a creek lined […]

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Event: KGSR’s ACL Morning Broadcast, 10/2 & 10/3

September 14, 2015 0

Kick off your 2015 Austin City Limits Music Festival festivities with KGSR’s Morning Show Live Broadcast at Threadgill’s World Headquarters! The morning show live broadcast happens Friday and Saturday, October 2nd and 3rd from 8am […]

Austin Museum Day 2015

Your Guide to 2015 Austin Museum Day

September 14, 2015 0

On Sunday, September 20, 2015 from 10:00am to 5:00pm, Austin museums open their doors for a free city-wide celebration of art, culture, history, music, nature and science. More than forty museums in the greater Austin […]

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Gourmet By Numbers Grand Opening In North Austin

September 13, 2015 0

Gourmet By Numbers, a local startup committed to keeping Austin cooking by providing fresh, ready-to-cook meal kits, is proud to announce the grand opening of their brick and mortar store in North Austin at 7318 […]

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20 Austin Care Package Ideas

September 10, 2015 1

Have you ever wanted to assemble a very Austin care package? My goddaughter just left the state for college, and my mom and I wanted to put together a little something exciting for her to […]


10 Best Brunches for Austin Families

September 4, 2015 0

After a busy week of work, school and parenting, it can be nice to have a laid-back weekend morning. Even if you had to be up at the crack of dawn, you can still treat […]

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Footgolf: Austin Bucket List for 2015

August 31, 2015 0

We say it all the time, but we do truly believe it: Austin is an amazing place to raise a family. With this in mind, we’re on a mission to go discover all the things […]


Sports Teams in Greater Austin

August 28, 2015 0

In a town full of fitness-conscious folks, it should come as no surprise that there are many sports fans among us. If you are itching to get your family out to a game, here’s a […]


Cedar Rock Railroad

August 19, 2015 0

A ride on the Cedar Rock Railroad will delight train lovers of all ages. Tucked inside the Southwest Williamson County Park is an ultimate train-lovers paradise. The quarter-scale train takes passengers on a 1.3 mile ride through the shady park. […]


Hill Country Science Mill

August 17, 2015 0

I was so excited when I found out that there was a new science museum opening nearby. My son is now 9 years old, and so he tends to be in the “in between” stage […]


Cool Down at an Austin-Area Splash Pad

August 12, 2015 0

Pools are great, but sometimes, splash pads are even better. Often adjacent to playgrounds, you can get a twofer by playing on the playground and then cooling off in the water. They are almost always […]

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