Happy Plates Restaurant Review: Twisted Root Burger Company

OPEN: Lunch & Dinner. Monday – Thursday from 11 a.m. – 9 p.m. Friday & Saturday 11 a.m. – 10 p.m. GOOD FOR KIDS?: Yes! DATE NIGHT: Yes! PRICES: $6.99-$10.99 entrees PARKING: Generally easy during the week. Can be tough during peak hours on weekends. ADDRESS: 2501 Rocky Ridge Road in Vestavia. 205-874-9293 I’m hesitant ... Read More

Saturday night, we got a chance to preview the newest addition to the Lakeview District: Babalu Tacos and Tapas. Get ready, Birmingham! On the menu are tacos, tapas, and sandwiches (and apps, sides, drinks, desserts…) with Spanish, Mexican, and Southern influences. Especially influenced by the South is the staff’s hospitality – we were greeted or ... Read More

The Croods tells the story of the world’s first family road trip. When their cave is destroyed, the Crood family must embark on a comedy adventure into strange and spectacular territory in search of a new home. As if patriarch Grug (Cage) didn’t already have enough to handle, it goes from bad to worse when ... Read More

Eating healthy is something that does not come easy in my household. Not because I don’t try but for the most part, my kids fight me every inch of the way. I try getting sneaky, I try putting just one carrot on their plate but somehow we always end up in an epic meltdown that ... Read More

Ok, so as a Mom of 3 girls I know that I’m supposed to come on here and rave about how awesome this movie is because of the strong female lead. And the fact that Merida doesn’t need to fall in love and be saved by a Prince makes for a great role model. And ... Read More

The long awaited movie adaptation of the first book in the Hunger Games series has finally hit theaters and we couldn’t be more excited. When people ask us to describe the books, the only thing we can say is, it’s like nothing you’ve ever read before. It’s a futuristic, reality television death match, that pits ... Read More

Spring Break is next week and you might be looking to keep the kids busy with a great family movie, might we suggest The Lorax? We took the kids and nephew (ages 4, 4, and 6) this past weekend. It’s one of my favorite Dr. Seuss books, so we were all excited to see it ... Read More