Kids, Parents, Educators

The Do Seum Construction Celebratory Bash

Tweet The Do Seum Construction Celebratory Bash This Wednesday, I was excited to join The Do Seum as they celebrated the near completion of the exterior construction of the future site of San Antonio’s Children Museum. We have seen 2800 Broadway transform from a flat patch of land into a dynamic structure with the vision of becoming […]

Girls Inc. Made with Code

Tweet Girls Inc. Made with Code I am very, VERY proud to be the mother of a strong, smart, and bold 11 year old girl who wears shirts with periodic tables and pi jokes. As a mom who majored in Computer Science and minored in Mathematics at college I feel very strongly about the following: […]

2014 Free Summer Movies in San Antonio

Tweet My good friend Stacy of Kids Stuff World enjoyed my post on 2014 Summer Reading Programs for Kids where I highlight programs that incentivize kids to read over the summer so they don’t lose any of the valuable things they learned during the school year. She mentioned interest in a post about 2014 free […]

10 FREE Summer Reading Programs

Tweet     10 FREE Summer Reading Programs Check out 10 FREE Summer Reading Programs below some even encouraging adults to read!  In Malcolm Gladwell’s Outliers book, the author highlights the main negative education difference between demographics including race happens during the summer when “learning loss” occurs.  He explains how the kids who don’t have education support, incentive, etc. to continue learning lose […]

GeoPalz ibitz wireless pedometer for adults and kids

Tweet ibitz™ by GeoPalz® is a wireless pedometer. The new ibitz Kid and Adult Wireless Pedometers, are physical activity based devices and apps that wirelessly syncs to your iOS Bluetooth 4.0® (BLE) phone or tablet and allows adults and children their own unique experience with personalized apps. The ibitz Unity for adults tracks steps, distance, […]

Star Wars Birthday Party

Tweet I am so proud of the Star Wars Birthday Party I just finished throwing. I’m exhausted, and for a brief moment I considered putting this post off and writing it eventually (or getting to it two years later…) but today is May 4th and there’s literally no better day to write a blog post […]

2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

Tweet One of my most popular blog posts ever was my 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics post where I included everything you possibly could’ve wanted to know about the 2010 winter games. By popular demand I did a 2010 Education Winter Olympics post as well. This will be the XXII Olympic Winter Games which will run […]

Pleygo | LEGO Netflix

Tweet As the mother a 10 year old daughter who has been obsessed with LEGO products for probably three fourths of her life, I was ecstatic when I received an email about an opportunity to experience three months of a Netflix like service, Pleygo, that allows kids to add LEGO sets to a wish list, […]

FREE Back to School Printables

Tweet For all of those crafty parents that love to go all out on back to school parties, breakfast messages, and other sweet surprises to hype up the new school year, this is the post for you! Here are back to school printables that I have found that are adorbs and FREE! Don’t spend time […]

Stores Offering Free Kid Activities

Tweet This post was inspired by my friends who had babies recently but are getting to the age where they’re ready to rock and roll.  Free kid events at stores!  Although I have posted about it in the past…I was going through previous blog posts and some of the links have become extinct!  Here are […]

Malibu Grand Prix | San Antonio

Tweet   Malibu San Antonio has everything you need to celebrate birthdays, have a party, corporate parties, events and team building, and for family gatherings. It’s the perfect place for friends and families to get together and cut loose with fun, games, and great food. With Bumper Boats, Go Karts, Arcade, Miniature Golf, Batting Cages, […]

LEGO KidsFest Austin Giveaway

Tweet If you read my other blog post on LEGO KidsFest that’s coming to Austin, Friday, August 31 through Sunday, September 2, 2012 you’ll be as excited about winning a pair (2) of adult tickets to the session Friday, August 31 from 4:00-8:30pm. This $40 value can be yours, FREE! Simply leave a comment, start […]

LEGO KidsFest | Austin Texas

Tweet If your child is obsessed with LEGO brick building…or you’re just a big kid at heart, check out the LEGO KidsFest! The LEGO® KidsFest national tour stops in Texas at the Austin Convention Center with three acres of creative hands-on LEGO building for children of all ages and builders of all skills and interests. […]