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Summer Popsicles

Summer Popsicles

Check out this list of delicious popsicle recipes – for kids and adults alike!

Meet A Mom: Kristen Fondon

Meet A Mom: Kristen Fondon

Local family and wedding photographer, Kristen Fondon tells us about her family, hobbies, and her passion for photography!

Giving Digitized

Giving Digitized

During the pandemic, many of us who were used to volunteering may have had to pause these charitable activities, due to increased childcare needs, social distancing, shutdowns or other quarantine regulations. A new digital charitable tool, Giving Digitized, aims to bring charitable giving online into an easy to use platform—a simple solution for the times! New York based founder and CEO, Shazia Peeran gives us her inspiration in starting the company as well as her future plans.

Meet A Mom: Erin Foreman

Meet A Mom: Erin Foreman

This week’s Meet-A-Mom Feature is Erin Foreman, the new managing editor for South Austin Moms!

Black Bottom Strawberry Pie

Black Bottom Strawberry Pie

This no-bake strawberry pie will become your family’s new favorite dessert on the 4th of July and beyond!

Meet a Mom: Alena Bystritskiy

Meet a Mom: Alena Bystritskiy

South Austin Moms interviewed the founder of Learn a Gift Music and Creative Arts Center, Alena Bystritskiy. Read about her fascinating musical background in Germany and Russia, how she chose the name for her creative company, and more!

How to Prepare Your Child for Sleepaway Camp

How to Prepare Your Child for Sleepaway Camp

Are your kids going to sleepaway camp this summer? As you pack those bags, both parents and kids may be feeling a little nervous—and that’s totally normal. We asked Renee Flax, Director of Camper Placement for the American Camp Association, NY and NJ, for her best advice on preparing kids for camp—from emotional prep to packing tips.

Adapting to the ‘New’ New Normal

Adapting to the ‘New’ New Normal

As restrictions start to loosen as parents (either one or both) head back to work, this can lead to changing marital and family dynamics, anxiety and more. Read about what psychotherapist and relationship expert, Dori Gatter has to say.

Piña Colada Chia Seed Pops!

Piña Colada Chia Seed Pops!

This sweet treat from Beach Cities Moms is full of tropical flavors, and since it skips the rum, is a perfect dessert for the whole family all summer long.

Gardening With Kids: Fun Ideas for All Ages!

Gardening With Kids: Fun Ideas for All Ages!

We found a fantastic new book from author and mom Brandy Stone, Gardening for Kids: Learn, Grown and Get Messy with Fun STEAM Projects, and spoke with her about growing green thumbs…

5 Things To Do Before You Move

5 Things To Do Before You Move

If you’re planning to move this year, do these 5 things to save yourself some stress, time, and even money!

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