Recipe: Scrambled Egg Muffin Cups

Can’t say enough how much I love this recipe. It’s so easy, and so versatile. You can pretty much customize to every taste bud in your household all in the same pan. Making everyone happy is a win/win! What you’ll need: 12 Eggs (makes 12 muffins) Can Substitute Egg Beaters *the next ingredients are ideas ... Read More

Parenting with a PhD: Dear American Parents

Dear American Parents, You’ve got to talk to your kids about this election. I don’t mean about who won and who lost, the electoral college, or hand size. I don’t care who you voted for or didn’t vote for or, really, whether you voted or not. But all around the country, reports are coming in ... Read More

Winter Wonderland and Magic of Model Trains, McWane Science Center

It’s the most wonderful time of the year at McWane Science Center! The Magic of Model Trains and Winter Wonderland is back to delight families throughout the holiday season. Coast down the Ice Slide and take a whirl across the room on the extended zip line. Climb aboard the McWane Train and go for a ... Read More

How to Host Thanksgiving

I can’t think of anything scarier than hosting Thanksgiving. We have Moms and Mother-in-Laws for a reason, right?? I think people view hosting a Thanksgiving dinner as a right of passage- and you’re a real fine woman if you have successfully put one together. I guess I can’t call myself a woman- until this year. ... Read More

DIY Fairy Lanterns

This. This was the funnest craft I have ever done. I would have killed for this lantern when I was a little girl!! Who am I kidding?? Mine is going straight in my room, TONIGHT! Since its November I am hoping it will get pretty chilly here soon and start to feel a little fall-ish. ... Read More

Zoolight Safari

Watch as the Zoo comes alive for 17 nights of holiday-centric fun at ZooLight Safari presented by Wells Fargo! Be amazed by over one million lights, listen to holiday music and delight in festive snowfalls every night! Enjoy a ride on the Candy Cane Train*, go for a spin on the Jingle Bell Carousel*, experience ... Read More

The BIG McWane Discount

It’s THE biggest discount you will see this year for the McWane Science Center and it’s only available through! We’ve partnered up with McWane to bring you a discount of $20 off ANY membership level! 20$ off is HUGE savings and you can purchase from a BirminghamMommy representative, in person at the McWane Center ... Read More

Coach Mommy: Sportsmanship on and off the Field

Participating in team events is all a part of growing up. Unfortunately, not everyone gets to be on a winning team and not every winner is a gracious one, which is why it is important for parents to teach their kids good sportsmanship. Gregg Murset, the CEO of BusyKid, an app that teaches kids about ... Read More

Free Admission for Veteran’s at the Birmingham Zoo

In honor of this special holiday, all veterans, active and retired military and their dependents will receive FREE admission on November 11, 12 and 13! Bring your proof of military identification to take part in all the fun the Zoo has to offer. Ride the train* and carousel,* watch a sea lion training demonstration and ... Read More

Holiday Markets and Festivals in Birmingham

Holiday Market Guide for Birmingham

If you’re a planner… Like I used to be, you’re probably already thinking about marking some names off your Holiday shopping list. If Markets, Festivals and Fairs are your thing, then you’re in luck because they’re already starting up.. No having to wait for Black Friday to get some great gifts! Birmingham Holiday Markets and ... Read More