From the category archives:


Activity #9: Go to the theater where crying is allowed

April 7, 2014

Baby-friendly theaters? Yes, please. We sure love our DVRs and Netflix, but refuse to give up on going to the theater. Did you know some theaters also have special showings for new parents? These showings have different names in different cities, but the idea that yours will not (most likely) be the loudest baby in […]

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Unbelievably dreamy pregnancy photo album

June 10, 2011

I haven’t done a link round-up for so long and today I planned to share a bunch of things I’ve been storing in my Pinterest account, but this one image of a photo album from Austin-based photographer and mom Johanna is so incredibly beautiful, I had to post it here. It feels almost too good […]

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Activity #363: Do Music Together

May 20, 2010

Yes, I’m endorsing a product/service here. No, I am not being paid to do so.  It’s called Music Together and two past experieinces made me decide to recommend this activity. Several of my friends had done Music Together for three consecutive “semesters” and then decided to skip a semester. During that period we met at […]

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Spend a week in Austin

August 5, 2008

Alissa and the readers of BabyScoopAustin compiled this great week of fun (more like 2 weeks!) for parents in Austin, TX. Whether you’re new to Austin or consider yourself an Austinite, has the SCOOP on everything baby! If we ever make it to Texas, I know who I want to hang out with. Thanks […]

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Spend a week in Dallas

October 19, 2006

My friend Samantha shares some of her favorite mom and baby activities in her hometown of Dallas, TX. She has two little ones now, so we should really listen to her: Monday — The Dallas Arboretum The Dallas Arboretum Pack a lunch and head out to the arboretum for Mommy-and-Me Mondays. Typically the event includes […]

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