Weekly Adventures

Expanding Brains and Muscles at Thinkery

Expanding Brains and Muscles at Thinkery

  Thinkery is Austin’s version of a children’s museum.  What does that mean?  It’s cool.  It’s different.  It’s big, but not too big.  The environment itself challenges your mind.  (And some might call it a bit too crowded at times … 😉  ).     […]

Our British Columbia Family Vacation

Our British Columbia Family Vacation

  Today is a photo-heavy day.  Get ready.  We’re talking all about our recent trip to British Columbia.     My husband is from a small town in Eastern B.C. and we try to make it back every year or two to spend time with […]

Spinning Around Trailhead Park

Spinning Around Trailhead Park

  This morning I’m back with another Playgrounds & Four Points Mom post, telling you all about Trailhead Park. I have to say I’m on a winning streak with playgrounds because the past few I’ve visited have really impressed my kiddos and me.  You might […]

Weekly Adventure Around Austin with a Time Optimist

Weekly Adventure Around Austin with a Time Optimist

  Hi everyone, my name is Angelique and I’m a time optimist.  It’s a horrible characteristic and I’m working on it … as soon as I get these two hundred and twenty-eight other things on today’s to do list accomplished.  SIGH.  Does this ring true […]

Friday Favorites with Four Points Mom (7-14-2017)

Friday Favorites with Four Points Mom (7-14-2017)

  Happy Friday friends! Today I’m going to write about a few of my favorites from the week.  I’m going to start doing this regularly as a way to share with you fun articles, videos, sales, and what-not I’ve found online plus use it to […]

Out of Bounds at J.W. Marriott Hill Country Resort

Out of Bounds at J.W. Marriott Hill Country Resort

  Last week, we last-minute booked a one-night stay at the J.W. Marriott Hill Country Resort. We had a gift card to hotels.com (thanks Mom 🙂 ) that helped us spring for the somewhat-of-a-staycation.  Although the party ended a little earlier than expected (keep reading […]

7 Reasons To Check Out Lakeline Mall

7 Reasons To Check Out Lakeline Mall

  When I was an undergrad at UT, I worked at the Abercrombie & Fitch in Barton Creek mall for pennies so that I could get a fantastic deal on overpriced ripped t-shirts and sneak a peak at the risqué catalogue that showed more skin […]

Weekly Adventure at Touch-a-Truck

Weekly Adventure at Touch-a-Truck

  Last weekend my husband called me early Saturday morning during his drive into work to tell me that tons of diggers, cranes, tractors, carnival slides, and bounce houses were being set up at Camp Mabry.  Foster is OBSESSED with diggers, so although Jarrod was bummed he […]

Weekly Adventure with the Round Rock Express

Weekly Adventure with the Round Rock Express

  Although my goal in starting the Four Points Mom website is to tailor content to the Four Points Area of Austin, once a month I’ll go “Out of Bounds” and post about a fun activity, event, or business that is outside of the greater Four Points Area. […]

Welcome to Four Points Mom!

Welcome to Four Points Mom!

  Hi there! If you’re reading this, you’re probably a mom in the Four Points Area of Austin wondering what this new website is all about.  Well, Four Points Mom was designed to support moms in Austin’s Four Points Area as they go about their […]