Monster Jam Truck Display & Coat Drive

Join 104.7 WZZK as they host a coat drive in support of Mae Mae’s Hugs. Donations of new or gently used coats will be collected. A donation of one (1) coat will receive one (1) complimentary ticket voucher to Monster Jam ® Triple Threat Series TM playing at the Legacy Arena at BJCC January 6th ... Read More

Protecting Your Home from Cold Weather

It’s cold. Like, time-for-this-southern-girl-to-consider-moving-further-south, cold. It only takes a quick scroll through your Facebook feed to see that the weather is pretty much what everyone is talking about so far this New Year, and along with it are stories about how they’re having to deal with pipes that burst thanks to the freezing temps. Most ... Read More

Manufacturing Happiness

I’m no “Positive Penny”.  I’m not exactly a pessimist, but I’m not one of those peppy types either.  But this isn’t about me.  Ok, maybe it is. It’s easy to be negative.  It’s easy to assume the worst in people, rather than find out for yourself.  It’s easy to get down about your day, when ... Read More

The Friday Five: New Year’s Weekend!

This is it!! The last Friday Five of 2017… Isn’t that crazy? If you’re looking for a few things to do to celebrate the last weekend of the Year, here are our picks! Birmingham Bulls V. Macon – Pelham Civic Complex As You Walk Through the Door, Your Hearts Starts Pumping! The irresistible lure of ... Read More

Sparkling Pop(Corn)

Pop into the New Year with this yummy recipe the whole family will love! What You’ll Need: 3 Cups of Popcorn 1 Cup of Vanilla Chex 1 Cup of Pretzels 1 Cup of Dried Pineapple 8oz of White Chocolate (melted) Sprinkles to Decorate What You’ll Do: Mix all ingredients into a large bowl, cover in ... Read More

Winter Car Seat Safety

Winter is a beautiful and dangerous time of year. At least once during the season Alabama will get a snow day that immediately wreaks havoc on our roads. Hills, cars, and ice do not mix. Even without the snow we get a lot of rain responsible for accidents. One of my biggest concerns this time ... Read More

Champagne Cocktail Recipes for New Years Eve

New Years Eve and Champagne, they go together like peas and carrots. If you’re not a fan of the bubbly straight up, try some of these concoctions for your New Year’s celebration! Orange Sherbet Mimosa This would great for New Years Brunch! 1 Pint sorbet (blood orange) 1 bottle champagne Orange zest Mint (for garnish) ... Read More

Christmas Tree Recycling in Birmingham

If you’re already packing up the decorations and re-claiming your home, you might be wondering what to do with your live Christmas Tree. Here is a list of places in and around Birmingham you can take them for recycling! Make sure to remove all lights and ornaments before you donate your tree to any of ... Read More

State Ballet Theatre of Russia presents Sleeping Beauty at Lyric Theatre

The State Ballet Theatre of Russia is pleased to announce it will bring 55 of Russia’s brightest ballet stars to perform the timeless fairy tale ballet of Sleeping Beauty at the Lyric Theatre Sunday, Jan. 14. with two shows at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Set to the music of Pyotr Tchaikovsky and inspired by ... Read More

The Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun Dec 22nd – Dec 24th

Twas the Friday before Christmas and all through the Magic City… Christmas at the Cave at Desoto Caverns Join DeSoto Caverns for the most magical time of the year. Walk in a Winter “Underland” for a family-fun event for all ages. With holiday treats, classic Christmas movies, caroling and sing-a-longs, as well as a special ... Read More