Women with metastatic breast cancer pic on Times Square in New York City

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Welcome to Central Texas Mom! If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to receivedaily email updates. Thanks for visiting!   To show their support for the 173,000 women in the U.S. living with metastatic breast cancer, AstraZeneca is launching a nationwide photo-sharing campaign to provide patients another way to share their experiences with […] Read more…

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2015 Toyota Texas Bass Classic Set for May 23-25 at Lake Fork

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  The 2015 Toyota Texas Bass Classic – an event which draws the world’s top professional bass anglers — has been set for Memorial Day weekend, May 23-25, at Lake Fork. “After a world-record setting event in 2014 we are very excited to return to Lake Fork in 2015,” said Lenny Francoeur, tournament director. “The […] Read more…

Disney Lights Up Your Holidays With An All-New DVD FROZEN Sing-Along Edition!

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  Experience Frozen, the hit musical comedy from Walt Disney Animation Studios, like never before in a new to DVD, full-length Sing-Along Edition! Follow the lyrics with a bouncing Frozen snowflake. Join Anna as she sets off on an epic journey – teaming up with rugged mountain man Kristoff and a snowman named Olaf – to find her sister Elsa, whose icy powers have trapped the kingdom […] Read more…

Girl Scout Cookies – With a Tech Crunch @ Microsoft Austin Store

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  Contributed post by: Marco Cervantes, Store Manager, Microsoft Austin Store As a native resident with an insatiable sweet tooth, I have always had a strong positive connection with our local Girl Scout troops. From food drives, to community service, to cookie sales, the girls are out to make a difference. Now, if I can […] Read more…

MADD Power of Parents Program #PowerofParents Twitter Workshop on 8/14

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  You have to admit, as a teenager you made choices you would not have made as an adult. I know I did, even as a young adult I made decisions that when I think back on them, I wonder what was I thinking! I worry about my children making the same bad decisions. We, […] Read more…

Save 20% on Label Daddy labels for Back to School!

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  Save 20% on Label Daddy labels for Back to School! Label Daddy is the number one solution for labeling your belongings! Remember to label all clothing, sports equipment and other personal belongings your kids bring to school, camp, sports leagues, day care, and other places. Label Daddy labels keep them from getting lost or […] Read more…

First Things First Moonpie Family Prize Pack Giveaway Ends 8/17/14

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  First Things First (FTF) is an award winning not-for-profit organization dedicated to strengthening families in Chattanooga, Tennessee. FTF is a resource that collaborates with and is supported by a broad cross-section of community organizations, groups and individuals. FTF accomplishes it mission through meaningful media messaging and skill building classes. Did you know: 24 million […] Read more…

Disneynature’s Bears 12 pages of downloadable printable Bears activities!

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  In celebration of today’s release of Disneynature’s Bears on Blu-ray Combo Pack we are beary excited to share 12 pages of downloadable Bears activities! Learn about how people can safely live in proximity to bears, learn about different bear tracks and how to safely visit bear country! Read more…

A Story About Family – Left Behind Hits Screens 10/3/14

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  LEFT BEHIND follows Rayford Steele (Nicolas Cage) who is piloting a commercial airliner just hours after the Rapture when millions of people around the globe simply vanish. Thirty thousand feet over the Atlantic, Rayford is faced with a damaged plane, terrified passengers, and a desperate desire to get back to his family. On the ground, his […] Read more…

Grand Opening of Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar 8/16/14 #ATX

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  Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar and The Highball, both part of the same building for the first time, will be hosting Fantastic Fest 2014, which begins on September 18. Located in the Lamar Union complex in South Austin, the theater will be open for business on Saturday, August 16 featuring director Michel Gondry’s highly anticipated Mood […] Read more…

ThunderCloud Subs Turkey Trot Art Contest & event registration #ATX

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  ThunderCloud Subs announces the launch of its annual competition to design artwork for the 20,000 T-shirts and other collateral materials for the 24th annual ThunderCloud Subs Turkey Trot. Registration is now open for the hugely popular Thanksgiving Day tradition benefiting Caritas of Austin. Each year, artists ranging from graphic design professionals to middle school students compete to create the event artwork. The Art Contest winner […] Read more…

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