Kids, Parents, Educators

If You Give a Moose a Muffin | Magik Theatre

Tweet The Magik Theatre:  http://www.magiktheatre.org Phone: 210.227.2751 Directions:  420 South Alamo, San Antonio, Texas 78205  { Map } Hopefully you read my other post on the beloved Laura Numeroff “If You Give a…” series that includes tons of printable education resources, online games, and party supplies related to the books that started with “If You […]

Halloween Tailgating Events

Tweet Haven’t caught the fall spirit yet this year?  Have to much stuff to do already?  Kids can’t stop talking about the big day?  This post includes all kinds of Halloween tailgating events to get you and your family psyched for the big day!  Fun things to do and entertain through the upcoming weeks! This […]

Top 8: Kid Websites

Tweet As a geeky mommy, my daughter has safely been playing on the computer since she was two.  She has great fine-motor skills, able to open Windows, and typing her name.  (I even taught her select all because she wanted to delete quickly.) She also spends a lot of time (healthy amounts of time, of […]

University Bowl 101…

Tweet At University Bowl, take advantage of the free student bowling program.  Students bowl their first game free, Monday through Friday, 9am-12pm.  Make sure you print out the consent form first.  Shoes are required but available for a discounted rate – $2.25 per pass holder. Also make sure you join them on Aug. 5th for […]

If you give a mouse a cookie…

Tweet The Magik Theater located in downtown San Antonio only produces plays based on children books.  I know they visited my daughter’s public elementary school to preform “School House Rock” and they also visited her private summer school program to give another theatrical performance. Seating 600 parents and children, the list of performances are rich […]

Cow Appreciation Day

Tweet ***We all need a little humor in our lives… At Chick-fil-a, the second Friday of July is Cow Appreciation Day.  If you dress like a cow you will get a FREE combo meal, if your child is dressed like a cow, they will also get a free kid’s meal. Don’t have a cow costume?!  […]

Passport to Adventure!

Tweet Those of you familar with the uber-outdoors retailer, REI, knows how important being outside is.  Did you also know what an interactive website they have?!  Got kids?  Download this Passport to Adventure geared towards kids 5-12.  After they complete the journal they can send in for their free own special prize – “binoculars or […]

6 kid-activities for the 6th day of the week…

Tweet Throughout the year, not just during the summer, join the following places for kid-friendly events: Lakeshore Learning – store offers a Saturday arts and craft activity.  Not only are the crafts cleverly designed but also very intricate and interesting.  We normally go for about an hour or so, doing the craft and then going […]

Kid-approved* summer activities…

Tweet *Based on the approval of one 6 year old girl…but I think you’ll agree. The only ones who look forward to the summertime are educational professionals…everyone else knows that for 2 and a half months, everything entertaining you can do with your children will be done within the first week.  After that, creative juices […]

Gimmie a N-I-S-D…

Tweet Northside school district (NISD) offers Adult and Community a diverse range of classes including the following categories: Profit & IT – computers, business solutions, minding money The Arts – dance, fine arts, jewelry making, make-it-yourself, music, languages Mind & Body – Body/Mind/Health, defensive driving, leisure, personal growth, study skills, etc. Fun & Play – […]

It’s in a book, just take a look…

Tweet Remember the days of Reading Rainbow? It’s a book, just take a look… For a while I was going crazy at Half-Priced Books: Joining their mailing list, getting e-mails for printable coupons Using their FREE in-store calendar with monthly coupons (25% off entire purchase…) Becoming their friend on Facebook …but with the recession (and […]