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Dolphins, Turtles and Sunscreen Tantrums: The New Way We Do the Beach

We are beach people. My husband and I love the beach. We love our Rio Grande Valley beach, South Padre Island. Before our son was born, beach weekends were lazy, crazy and so relaxing. Our average beach day used looked something like this: Breakfast, beach time, soaking in the ocean, toes in the sand, beer […]

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Guide to RGV Holiday markets 2015

RGV Holiday Markets 2015

Holiday markets are starting up now across the Rio Grande Valley! We are collecting information for cities from SPI to Laredo to develop this handy resource for our readers. Check back often for updates, comment below, or fill out the form (scroll down) to have your RGV holiday market added to the list! Junk in […]

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A family's guide to visiting the RGV with kids :: RGV Moms Blog

A Family Guide to Visiting the RGV with Kids

You made it to the Rio Grande Valley of Texas! The RGV… South Texas… the Tip of Texas! This guide is for your family as you consider all the the Rio Grande Valley has to offer for you and your kids. Now it’s time to plan out some fun family adventures and stays while you are […]

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STEMS Outdoor Sports and Science Expo

Bring the family and join the 5th annual STEMS Outdoor Sports and Science EXPO hosted by the STEMS Mentors Club at UT Brownsville – first time on the Island! Fun activities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) include fishing, kayaking, rock climbing, archery, birding, planetarium shows, space science activities, plant identification and face painting. Try the obstacle course set up by current American Ninja Warrior participant Abel Gonzalez, a Valley native. Participants must sign waivers, available at the registration booth. Ages 17 and under must be signed by a parent/guardian; over 17 will require a witness.

When: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 25

Where: South Padre Island Convention Centre

Admission: Free and open to the public

For more information: Call 956-882-5058

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2014 Holiday Gift Guide :: RGV Moms Blog

2014 Holiday Gift Guide :: RGV Moms Blog

Looking for the best gifts for your favorite people can be a daunting task! Get a jump start this holiday season with our 2014 Holiday Gift Guide. This is the ULTIMATE guide to finding something unique and special for EVERYONE on your list! Browse for ideas for in the RGV Moms Blog’s exclusive guide, which ranges from […]

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