Harry Potter Day at the Birmingham Zoo!

Calling all wizards, muggles and squibs! Join your fellow Harry lovers at the Birmingham Zoo on Saturday, July 18, 2009 to celebrate the release of the newest installment to the Harry Potter films, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. Shop on Diagon Alley, visit the sorting hat for your placement and so much more. Come ... Read More

Great sites for kids

Our kids will know more about computers than us in no time! Starfall is a great basic site to learn letters and sounds. It has games and cute songs. Poisson Rouge is a great multilingual site. It’s a little hard to figre out at first since there are no labels, but once you poke around ... Read More

Vacation spot: Wilderness at the Smokies

This place is great!! Located in Sevierville, TN just 4 hours away is a great resort for kids and parents. The indoor and outdoor waterparks will be a hit with the kids, and provide for year round fun that isn’t dependent on weather. And there are so many, you won’t feel cramped. They even have ... Read More

Event: Art on the Rocks

Art on the Rocks, downtown Birmingham’s unique cultural-social event, is back for its fifth season. Art on the Rocks dates are a draw for anyone looking to kick back and have some fun on a summer Friday night. Enjoy meeting new friends and catching up with old, scavenger hunts through the Museum’s galleries to win ... Read More

Vacation spot: Blue Ridge Mountains, GA

Just a few short hours away you can live it up in a gorgeous cabin in the mountains, for way less than a beach house would cost. You can relax in a hot tub overlooking the mountains, or try an array of activities such as fishing, hiking, swimming, whitewater rafting, horseback riding… the list goes ... Read More

Thomas and Friends Playdate

Head on in to your local Toys R Us for a special in store playdate. Story time, coloring fun and FREE giveaways! Saturday, July 11th. 11am – 1pm. Free gift and activity materials available while supplies last and are distributed to participating children only ... Read More

Dress Like a Cow, Git Free Chikin!

This Friday, July 10th is the 5th annual Cow Appreciation Day at Chick-Fil-A. If you are brave enough to go against the norm and dress up like a cow, you’ll get a free meal! Don’t have a cow costume just hanging in the closet, don’t fret, check out this site for a do it yourself ... Read More

Birthday Splash – McWane Science Center

In celebration of McWane’s 11th Birthday and the Grand Opening of the Shark & Ray Touch Tank, McWane Science Center is throwing a beach-themed birthday party! So grab your sunscreen and flip-flops and head out on the plaza for beach music, sand and huge wave slides. Then, come inside and be the first to touch ... Read More

We Want to Hear From You!

These BirminghamMommies love to be involved in our community – that’s why we love contributing to this site! But we want to hear from you! Drop us an email or a comment and let us know what you like, what you don’t (we can take it!), what you’d like to see more of or just ... Read More

Hooked on Phonics

Hooked on Phonics is having their overstock clearance sale right now. Check out the great deals while they last! And try using SLICK50 to get an extra 50% off of the sale price! Hooked on Phonics® gives children the foundation they need to get ready to read. Kids learn letter names, letter sounds, and phonemic ... Read More