Craft: 4th of July Fireworks

As we’ve been marking through activities on the summer fun list, we thought now was as good a time as any to do some painting, and since the 4th of July is just a few days away, we got all Patriotic with this activity, painting up some Fireworks. This is a fun little craft and ... Read More

The Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun! June 30th – July 2nd

Plenty of 4th of July Fun to be had in this week’s Friday Five! Magic City Con Magic City Con is a spectacular pop culture, comic, and fan convention that brings together the fans of cosplay, sci-fi, anime, fantasy, art, comics, film and TV, as well as table top and video gaming to celebrate their ... Read More

Half Price Summer Fun Days: Birmingham Zoo

Half Price Summer Fun Days are back at the Birmingham Zoo! Visit the Zoo during Half-Price Summer Fun Days to take advantage of discounted half-price admission, half-price rides, and $1 hot dogs in the cafes! Guests will have the opportunity to get up-close with the elephants in Trails of Africa, experience Predator Zone, enjoy a ... Read More

Coyote Drive In

July Fun at Coyote Drive In

The fun is heating up this summer at Coyote Drive In! In addition to the everyday fun of the Drive In,  AND seeing two movies for the price of one, Coyote Drive in will also offer: Double feature of Despicable Me 3 and Cars 3, June 29th – July 6th FREE Water Sliding available daily ... Read More

Think Outside the Gym: On the Go Workouts for Moms – The Beach

By: Erin Holtz Summer is Here! Everyone will be traveling for vacations to get away and unplug. While on vacation most of us tend to take in a few extra calories from foods and drinks that we normally don’t get in our diet. And our normal workouts get thrown off while we are away from ... Read More

8 Things to Do Instead of Watch TV

Last summer I realized my kid spent way too much time in front of the TV. I am one of those people who loves background noise- so even if I wasn’t watching TV- I still liked to have it on. Every time I needed to distract my son, I turned it on. When I wanted ... Read More

Homemade 2 Ingredient Popsicles

The kid reporters took over the BirminghamMommy test kitchen to experiment with some popsicle flavors, here’s what they came up with. Root Beer/Coke Float Popsicles Ingredients: 12-14 ounces Root Beer/Coke 1 1/4 cup Vanilla Bean ice cream, softened Instructions: Pour a small amount of the Root Beer or Coke into each popsicle mold (about 3/4 ... Read More

The Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun! June 23rd – June 25th

We’re sharing mostly indoor activities for this weekend, maybe we’ll get a little sunshine and time to enjoy the new bird show at the Birmingham Zoo! Happy Weekend Everyone! Fiddler on the Roof It’s the last weekend to catch this show presented by Red Mountain Theatre Company!  When Jewish milkman Tevye’s daughter falls in love ... Read More

Summer Camps at the New Finley Center

A new summer sports program will be available for young campers this summer at a safe as well as beautiful and convenient location. Area kids will be some of the first individuals in our community to enjoy the new 155,000 square foot Finley Center at the Hoover Metropolitan Complex. The first of its kind in ... Read More

Boutique Children’s Clothing Liquidation Sale

Mark your calendars!! Sales like this don’t come along often! Southern Wholesale Liquidators is bringing their Boutique Children’s Clothing Sale to Birmingham! SWL is a retail company that brings you thousands of pieces of children’s boutique clothing at wholesale prices. Smocking and knits for girls and boys ages, 3m – 12y. They will be in ... Read More