Making It Up As I Go - A Parenting Podcast from Alamo City Moms

Making It Up As I Go - A Parenting Podcast from Alamo City Moms


Latest Episodes

Making It Up As I Go: Summer Travel with Kids
July 13, 2021

Now that we're easing back into some summer travel, we're pulling some posts from the archives about traveling with kids - the good, the bad, and the cringey! Whether you're braving the airport and ne

Making It Up As I Go: Summer Truths
June 20, 2021

It's full-on summertime and as Elizabeth says, "We hold this truth to be self evident: that nothing, absolutely positively nothing in the summer happens without our involvement. Our kids cannot go any

Making It Up As I Go: Expert Q+A with Essence Chiropractic and Wellness
June 06, 2021

Dr. Shabnam Ashtiani is the owner and treating chiropractor at Essence Chiropractic & Wellness located near 1604 and 281. Dr. Ashtiani has been in San Antonio since middle school so she claims SA as home. Dr. Shabby,

Making It Up As I Go: Hard Lessons
May 30, 2021

When we say we're here for all moms—we mean it. We don't, in the slightest, just mean 'perfect' moms, in ideal marriages, with sparkly lives. We mean the moms who get STDs from their partners, who feel incomplete without another child,

Just One More Bite: Season 2 – Episode 3
April 11, 2021

In this episode, Natalie encourages those of us who find ourselves giving up on New Year's resolutions, Jenny tells us why 'quaratinis' just aren't for her, Lizzy lets us in on her journey through postpartum depression and from Maria - a story about ge...

Just One More Bite: In Celebration (or Not) of Valentine’s Day
February 11, 2021

Whether you love it or hate it, Valentine's Day comes around once a year. The expectations, the build up, the disappointment, and the joy, sentiment, and fun - all wrapped up into one pink and red covered holiday that Hallmark has overtaken.

Just One More Bite: Kid-Friendly Activities to Reduce Anxiety and Stress
February 01, 2021

In her post from April of 2020, Lauren walks us through some activities to help kids deal with stress and introduce mindfulness. Little did we know that almost a year later, we'd still need these activities as we continue to navigate a global pandemic....

Conversations at the Kitchen Table: Mother’s Day 2020
May 04, 2020

It's almost Mother's Day - and this one will be one for the history books. No school made gifts, no big brunches or special meals at restaurants, and likely limited (if any) visits with extended family. Amanda quit Mother's Day in 2018,

Conversations at the Kitchen Table: Socially Connecting While Social Distancing
April 25, 2020

It's not easy to put into words all that we're missing out on right now. The kids are missing their teachers, friends and freedom. We're missing our routine, mindless walks around our favorite stores and our people. Oh, how we miss our people! But...

Conversations at the Kitchen Table: Quarantine Isn’t Sexy
April 21, 2020

It shouldn't be a surprise that being cooped up in your house for days on end isn't the ideal situation to encourage intimate feelings toward your partner. In this episode, we're discussing Erin's post about quarantine and sex (or lack thereof) and how...