Take Your Kids To Meet Austin’s One And Only 15-foot Elf

A special elf from the North Pole has landed in Austin, and has a cozy downtown loft at the corner of 6th & Brazos. Dale on the Rail has been spreading cheer from his...

How Moms Can Adopt A More Realistic View Of Self-Care

I’ve been planning my self-care staycation for months.  After celebrating Christmas with my husband, 2-year-old son and 3-year-old daughter, I’ll spend two to three days doing things for, and by, myself. I’ve told myself that...
Family Friendly Ski Resorts in the US | Austin Moms Blog | Erin Ruoff

Top 10 Family Friendly Ski Resorts

Since Texas gave us a whopping THREE days of winter it’s time to pack up those kids and hit the slopes. From a personal opinion, we LOVE family ski trips and go annually, a different...

The 6 Best Santas in Austin

  It's that time of year again! The time of year where your Facebook feed begins to fill up with lots (and lots and lots and lots) of pictures of your friends' children sitting on...

Where to Volunteer as a Family this Holiday Season

Want to teach your littles the true meaning of Christmas? How about celebrating by helping feed our city's hungry & homeless? Do you have a heart for service but feel scrapped for the time,...
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Kid-Friendly Bars for St. Patrick’s Day

:: DISCLAIMER :: Austin Moms Blog promotes responsible drinking...especially from parents at kid-friendly bars.  May the road rise up to meet you May the wind be at your back May you bring your kid to the bar Without anyone...

Best Spots In Austin For Holiday Cocktails

Hello December! Is there anything better than sitting in a cozy spot with your favorite people and sipping something fabulous? I’d say that scenario is pretty hard to top, EXCEPT during the holiday season! Everything...
Father's Day Craft

Building Memories with Dad: A Simple Father’s Day Craft

This Father’s Day, have your kids surprise Dad with a gift that will keep him smiling for years to come. It’s incredibly simple Father's Day craft to make; I promise you won’t end up...

Top 5 Places to See Christmas Lights in Austin

December is in full swing and that means all things Christmas on the mind.  There are so many places to visit with amazing twinkling lights.  We have taken out the stress of choosing by...

Easy DIY Father’s Day Craft Ideas

Father’s Day can be a great time to get creative and enlist the kids in a fun crafting activity that results in a stellar gift for Dad. The good news is that there's not...