We are Your Go-To Resource for San Antonio Families

We are Your Go-To Resource for San Antonio Families

Our Kids Magazine is the premier monthly publication dedicated to serving and empowering San Antonio area families. When it comes to concerns that matters most, Our Kids Magazine is there to offer our readers authoritative features with national scop...

Trash-Free Lunches

Trash-Free Lunches

Earth-Friendly, Packed with Nutrition For a typical school lunch, Claudia La Beau sends her two children to Tuscany Heights Elementary with a turkey sandwich, sliced apples, carrot sticks and chips in reusable plastic containers as well as a thermos ...

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The Nutcracker Children's Auditions12:00 pm - 4:00 pm 5200 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209Ballet Conservatory of South Texas

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Twiglets let's party with Miss Anastasia10:30 am - 10:30 am 306 Pearl Parkway, Ste. 106.Twig Book Shop

 

Tigers, and Dolphins, and Helicopters

Tigers, and Dolphins, and Helicopters

 (oh my!) What Type of Parent Are You? By Bonny Osterhage When Tiger Mother Amy Chua unleashed her “Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mom” in 2011, you couldn’t enter your local coffee shop or gather around the proverbial water cooler without hearing a debate on the pros and cons of her, what many considered to be “too harsh,” parenting style. But even if y... »

The 10 Commandments of Back to School

The 10 Commandments of Back to School

(How to Build Rapport with Your Child’s New Teacher) Want to get off on the right foot with your child’s new teacher this fall? Want to have smooth sailing in the transition from summer to fall? I’ll tell you what you need to know. I taught school, mostly first and second grades, from 1967 to 2007, and then retired. I had a few years off (for good ... »

After-School and Weekend Activities  Expand Horizons, Inspire Dreams

After-School and Weekend Activities Expand Horizons, Inspire Dreams

As a fifth grader, Armando Magallan Jr., who goes by A.J, learned to pluck the thick strings of the stand-up bass during an after-school class. “There was this cartoon I used to watch that showed this cat playing the bass, and I thought, ‘I want to be that groovy cat,’” recalls Magallan, who is preparing to enter The University of Texas at San Anto... »