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...

San Pedro Springs Park

San Pedro Springs Park

This is a review of the park itself. Despite the fact that we intended to swim in the springs, it seems I did not look at the correct hours. However, in the spirit of adventure, we decided to explore the park. The grounds are beautiful. Huge trees ab...

Fiesta Farm

Fiesta Farm

This place is really neat for kids off all ages. There is a petting zoo section in addition to lots ... »

Wildseed Farm in Fredericksburg

Wildseed Farm in Fredericksburg

A free alternative to the San Antonio Botanical Garden. Although it is a bit out of the way, Wildsee... »

Bulverde Community Park

Bulverde Community Park

First day visiting this park and we will be sure to return! This was such a neat place with a very u... »

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Teaching Kids the Art of Apologizing

Teaching Kids the Art of Apologizing

Apologizing can mend and heal relationships or it can add fuel to the flame. Teaching children, and ourselves, how to genuinely apologize lends to self-growth and strong, healthy relationships.   Following are tips on how to teach the art of apologizing to children: Illustrate it as parents – Let’s face it, there are times even parents need to... »

What Did You Say?

What Did You Say?

Preventing Hearing Loss in Kids Music, movies, cell phones, computers and tablets – what does this technology have in common? Ear buds and ear phones that, if not used properly, can cause significant hearing loss in children and teens. The digital age today has great opportunities for progress and communication like no other generation before. Howe... »

Get the Poop on Potty Training

Get the Poop on Potty Training

Parents are bombarded by ads claiming kids can be toilet trained in just 24 hours. But most tots take longer to achieve potty prowess. That can leave everyone feeling frustrated. We asked child psychologist Heather Wittenberg, Ph.D., mom of four and author of “Let’s Get This Potty Started!,” and Dana Obleman, mom of three and author of “No-Sweat Po... »

Making the Most of Museum Visits with Children

Making the Most of Museum Visits with Children

I will never forget the first time I took my kids to an art museum. They tore through the place like it was in an indoor playground. In fact, the only thing they did stop to see was a statue of a naked lady! Forget seeing the exhibits myself. All I did was chase my kids around hollering, “Wait! Don’t you want to see this?” Climbing into the car tha... »

Funding School Field Trips

Funding School Field Trips

How Parents Can Pitch In Tight school budgets can make it difficult to pencil in field trips for students during the academic year, but parents and kids can pitch in with fundraising campaigns to help literally expand the horizons of a student’s education. “By going on field trips, kids get to see the real world. A lot of students don’t otherwise g... »