Getting A Better Body Image for You and Your Daughter

I think we have all found ourselves standing in front of a mirror and thought-yikes. Bad hair day. Bad skin day. Bad make up day. Bad outfit day. Just a bad day for looking good in any way. I can’t count the number of times I have said all of those things to myself- out ... Read More

The Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun January 5th – January 7th

Kicking off the New Year with some weekend fun! Here are our top picks to keep you busy around the Magic City! Last Weekend: Shadrack’s Christmas Wonderland and Holidays at McWane If you’re not quite ready to move on from Christmas or haven’t made it out yet, this is the last weekend to enjoy the ... Read More

Monster Jam Truck Display & Coat Drive

Join 104.7 WZZK as they host a coat drive in support of Mae Mae’s Hugs. Donations of new or gently used coats will be collected. A donation of one (1) coat will receive one (1) complimentary ticket voucher to Monster Jam ® Triple Threat Series TM playing at the Legacy Arena at BJCC January 6th ... Read More

Protecting Your Home from Cold Weather

It’s cold. Like, time-for-this-southern-girl-to-consider-moving-further-south, cold. It only takes a quick scroll through your Facebook feed to see that the weather is pretty much what everyone is talking about so far this New Year, and along with it are stories about how they’re having to deal with pipes that burst thanks to the freezing temps. Most ... Read More

Manufacturing Happiness

I’m no “Positive Penny”.  I’m not exactly a pessimist, but I’m not one of those peppy types either.  But this isn’t about me.  Ok, maybe it is. It’s easy to be negative.  It’s easy to assume the worst in people, rather than find out for yourself.  It’s easy to get down about your day, when ... Read More

The Friday Five: New Year’s Weekend!

This is it!! The last Friday Five of 2017… Isn’t that crazy? If you’re looking for a few things to do to celebrate the last weekend of the Year, here are our picks! Birmingham Bulls V. Macon – Pelham Civic Complex As You Walk Through the Door, Your Hearts Starts Pumping! The irresistible lure of ... Read More

Sparkling Pop(Corn)

Pop into the New Year with this yummy recipe the whole family will love! What You’ll Need: 3 Cups of Popcorn 1 Cup of Vanilla Chex 1 Cup of Pretzels 1 Cup of Dried Pineapple 8oz of White Chocolate (melted) Sprinkles to Decorate What You’ll Do: Mix all ingredients into a large bowl, cover in ... Read More

Winter Car Seat Safety

Winter is a beautiful and dangerous time of year. At least once during the season Alabama will get a snow day that immediately wreaks havoc on our roads. Hills, cars, and ice do not mix. Even without the snow we get a lot of rain responsible for accidents. One of my biggest concerns this time ... Read More

Champagne Cocktail Recipes for New Years Eve

New Years Eve and Champagne, they go together like peas and carrots. If you’re not a fan of the bubbly straight up, try some of these concoctions for your New Year’s celebration! Orange Sherbet Mimosa This would great for New Years Brunch! 1 Pint sorbet (blood orange) 1 bottle champagne Orange zest Mint (for garnish) ... Read More

Christmas Tree Recycling in Birmingham

If you’re already packing up the decorations and re-claiming your home, you might be wondering what to do with your live Christmas Tree. Here is a list of places in and around Birmingham you can take them for recycling! Make sure to remove all lights and ornaments before you donate your tree to any of ... Read More