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Features

Shop Local Picks: Cherrywood Art Fair

December 3, 2012 0

Need to do some holiday shopping? The Cherrywood Art Fair is coming up this weekend (December 8th and 9th, 2012) from 10:00 am until 5:00 pm. It’s FREE to enter, kid-friendly, and a great place […]

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Thanksgiving Volunteer Opportunities

November 14, 2012 1

As Thanksgiving gets closer and closer, many people across the Austin area are wondering how they can help feed the less fortunate. Below are several organizations still in need of volunteers and donations. Be sure […]

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Giveaways

GIVEAWAY: Cirque Dreams Holidaze Family Four Pack

November 13, 2012 3

Cirque Dreams Holidaze lights up the 2012 holiday season when it transforms stages across the nation and overseas into a wonderland of fantasy and glorious disbelief. Cirque Dreams, an American theatrical production company, brings its critically […]

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Events

Halloween Happenings

October 23, 2012 0

Halloween is almost here! Decorations are up, costumes are ready and waiting (or being prepared in a last-minute frenzy of DIY and/or shopping), maybe you’ve even been Boo’ed, and the little ones can’t wait to […]

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Pollyanna Theatre’s Playground Superhero

October 5, 2012 0

Central Texas’ most well-known children’s theatre company, Pollyanna Theatre in Strategic Alliance with the Long Center, presents Andrew Perry’s Playground Superhero, October 10-14, 16th & 17th at the Rollins Studio Theatre at the Long Center […]

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Oktoberfest in Austin

October 3, 2012 1

The weather is cooler. The nights are longer. It can only mean one thing: Oktoberfest! Since it’s not practical to load the family onto the next flight out to Munich, we are planning on partaking […]

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Mommy Mob

Saying No to Soda?

October 1, 2012 3

If you’re reading this in Texas, you’re bringing up your children in one of the country’s most obese states, so that’s the bad news. The good news is Texas, and Austin specifically, are also home […]

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Giveaways

GIVEAWAY: Texas Rollergirls Tickets

September 5, 2012 0

Last chance to see Flat Track Roller Derby in 2012! The Texas Rollergirls last bout downtown at the Convention Center is THIS SATURDAY! If you have ever wanted to experience the serious sport – serious […]

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Features

Mom’s Weekend Away or a Fake Escape

September 4, 2012 2

My family and I had the recent pleasure of staying in a penthouse suite at the newly renovated Omni Austin located in the heart of downtown at 700 San Jacinto. The impressive suites are elegant, […]

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Giveaways

Giveaway: ZACH Theatre Performing Arts School

September 4, 2012 0

Zach Theatre, the oldest continuously operating theatre in Texas and one of ten original resident theatre companies in America, is now enrolling students for the Fall and Spring classes at the Performing Arts School. The […]

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Features

Featuring: Katie Malinski

February 16, 2010 6

I first met Katie Malinski when she volunteered for a program I managed at the Girls Empowerment Network (GENaustin). Then she had a daughter, and I had a son, and we reconnected as moms. Katie […]

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Kids Eat Free

December 14, 2007 3

We all know that juggling life in a peaceful manner during the holidays is not the easiest thing to do. With the holiday parties, school functions, shopping, wrapping of presents, baking festive treats and all […]

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Features

Making the Move

December 12, 2007 1

Tammy, a suburban reader, wants to know what schools in Austin are the best. Here’s what she had to say: We are currently living in the Round Rock area, but are considering making a move […]

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