Calling All Foodies!

If you like food…err…no. If you are way into food, you have (HAVE!) to check out Break N’ Bread this Sunday. Break N’ Bread is brought to you by the folks at Birmingham Originals, which is a group of local, independent original restaurants in our area. Featuring folks like 26, Chez Lulu, Bright Star,Nabeels, Ocean, ... Read More

Art Festival: Bluff Park Art Show

Get yourself together and get ready to head on out to the 45th Annual Bluff Park Art Show. This juried art show will feature over 130 artists from 12 states. This year’s show will be held on Saturday, October 4, 2008 from 9 am – 5 pm (rain date is October 5th). As always, free ... Read More

Homestead Hollow

We lurve fall. Oh yes, we lurve fall. One of the many reasons we love fall…arts and crafts festivals. And we’ll be bringing you information by the bookoos on all the happening festivals in the area. (And on a related note, is “boocoos” a word and is that how you spell it?) A festival staple ... Read More

What's Up This Weekend…

Don’t forget all the happenings this weekend! Check out Elmo Live! & Sidewalk Film Festival ... Read More

Scarecrows in the Garden

The Aldridge Gardens annual “Scarecrows in the Garden” exhibit will open September 29, 2008 and run until October 31, 2008. This is always a hit for us Mommies and the kiddos love the scarecrows (ok, so we do too!) With more than 30 scarecrows created by local business, individuals, organizations and schools, you’re sure to ... Read More

Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival! A Must See!

This year the Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival celebrates its 10th year here in the Magic City and things couldn’t be looking brighter! And while there is more than enough to keep Mom and Dad busy (really… you should check it out) for the entire weekend, don’t forget the Children’s Film Extravaganza hosted by the Rushton ... Read More

Park Review: Overton Park

Yes folks! Fall is right around the corner!! Cooler temperatures, crisp leaves, and relief from the summer! It’s time to start thinking about outdoor play and parks! This park is one of Birmingham’s best kept secrets! Overton Park is situated on Overton Drive in Mountain Brook. It is the perfect park for a toddler. There ... Read More

B.Y.O.B – Amstar Cinemas

Bring Your Own Baby! Sorry if you thought this post would be about bringing adult beverages into the movie…. although, would that be such a bad idea? As a parent of little ones, and a parent who likes to go to the movies, I have often wondered how to mix the two. I was always ... Read More

Event: Jump N Jacks, Grand Opening

A new children’s store is opening on Southside. Jump N Jacks is sure to please with a wide variety of items. Children’s books, monogramming, educational and developmental toys, crafts and much more. They can be a one stop shop for birthday and gift ideas, offering free gift wrap with your purchase. The store will open ... Read More

Morgan Creek Grape Stomp

Head on out to the Morgan Creek Winery and take part in a good old fashioned grape stomp! Yes, just like Lucy! Join them as the summer Music and Fireworks series draws to a close. In addition to the stomping, there will be live music, food, a grape harvester demonstration and a Lucy-Look-A-Like Contest! We ... Read More