A Healthy Giveaway from Pure Fitness

The Holidays are busy and stressful and many of our good habits can fall by the wayside, so we’re super excited to announce this next giveaway from our friends over at Pure Fitness that will help get you back on track with your exercise goals AND help you relax and de-stress! Pure Fitness offers Personal ... Read More

The Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun Dec. 1st – Dec. 3rd

Get into the Holiday Spirit with these activities happening this weekend! Brrrmingham – Ice Skating at Railroad Park Ice Skating returns to Railroad park! Hours of operation for the rink are 11am to 9pm Sunday through Thursday, 10am to 10pm Friday and Saturday. Tickets including skate rental cost $12 for adults, $10 for children under ... Read More

Cotton Ball Santa Beards

Here’s a cute craft we did with the kids at the Christmas Parade at the Summit a couple of weeks ago. Our Kid Reporter decided to make a video showing how to make them..     What you need: 25-30 Cotton Balls per beard Card Stock Sharpie Scissors Glue Stick Tape Craft Sticks Xacto to ... Read More

Birmingham Children’s Theatre Presents Cinderella

Hold onto your pumpkins! This is a Cinderella for the holiday season. With contemporary songs, gags and mayhem, you’ll jeer at the deliciously dysfunctional stepmother and sisters as much as you’ll cheer for Cinderella in her quest to attend the magnificent ball and fulfill her destiny. Put on your glass slippers, and enjoy this spectacular ... Read More

Win Spices from DAK’s!

We love the idea of giving gifts with a local story and the one from DAK’s Spices is a good one! Karen had been blending her own spices for years but had never thought about sharing her spices with others. When she met Drew, he fell in love with her and her cooking. He had ... Read More

Homemade Holiday Cards

Receiving family holiday cards are one of my favorite things about this season. I love hearing about life from friends and family and seeing how everyone has changed. Store bought cards are beautiful but in my opinion, homemade are super special! You do not need to be an artist to create meaningful cards for those ... Read More

Teaching Good Manners

Good manners are not usually something you hear about in relation to children. My kids are known for their “friendly” scowl and nonexistent polite words. With every nose pick, sneeze in face, and lack of shown gratitude I feel a deep sense of failure. We decided to make that a priority and found some easy ... Read More

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 visit from St. Nicholas himself, Christmas at the Cave at the majestic DeSoto Caverns is the best way ... Read More

Win Four Tickets To Monster Jam Triple Threat Series

Our Giveaways continue with tickets to Monster Jam Triple Threat Series! Monster Jam® Triple Threat Series brings adrenaline-charged family entertainment to fans across the country. These world-class Monster Jam vehicles and athletes deliver what fans want to see most…more trucks, more racing, more freestyle, more donuts, more wheelies, more action! Each event tests the versatility ... Read More

Melted Snowman Oreo Truffles

As fun to make as they are to eat! Try these yummy Melted Snoman Oreo Truffles! Ingredients: Double stuff Oreo’s (they stick better than regular Oreos) 1 package of cream cheese White Candy coating (almond bark or something similar) Edible markers Mini Oreo’s Start by crushing your double stuff Oreo’s. I use a food processor ... Read More