Local San Antonio

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 […]

8 reasons to follow Geekette Bits…

Tweet Taking advantage of all the social media opportunities, I have tried to reach out to possible readers through multiple channels.  Something incredibly important to me and the goal of my entire blog – make your life easier…by saving you time and money! Everything I do on my blog should do just that and here’s […]

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 – […]

Craving Welfare…

Tweet Normally welfare denotes a negative connotation but in this case Welfare Café leaves little to be desired. Receiving glowing accolades from all over the state (including Texas Monthly and the San Antonio Express-News), Welfare Café has established itself as one of the best reasons to head to the Hill Country. Visiting twice on leisurely […]

Man’s Best Friend

Tweet Man’s Best Friend – check this out: M – utts B – eer F – ootball What are the odds?  But I digress. What to do with man’s best friend in San Antonio?  Well, from what I hear from my canine loving co-workers, not much.  I don’t have a dog but enough of my […]

Now this is on par…

Tweet UPDATED: (2/6/2010) Volunteer for May 2010 Valero TX Open, details on Facebook. Will work for golf? Last year, raising $8.5 Million dollars, the Valero Texas Open is the 3rd oldest PGA tours tournament and a San Antonio ritual.  They have an Aquafina Family Fiesta Day where you can bring the kids to pick up […]

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 […]