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

Giving Tuesday 2017

Today is Giving Tuesday, a time to focus on charitable giving as we approach the year’s end. Started in 2012 by the United Nations Foundation and a Cultural Center in New York, 92Y Giving Tuesday has seen millions of people come together from 98 different Countries to give over $177 Million to charitable Organizations in ... Read More

Win a $25 Vecchia Gift Card!

This is a great gift to keep for yourself or giftaway to someone on your list, as it makes the perfect stocking stuffer! Created from the inspiration of their large Italian family, Vecchia wants every guest to feel like they are a part of their family. Whether you want to enjoy one of otheir hand-made ... Read More

Holiday Cleaning Checklist

‘Tis the Season to frenzy clean. Guests are coming for the holidays and it’s time to face the facts, those baseboards and ceiling fans aren’t going to clean themselves… Use this checklist and get a jump on some of that Holiday cleaning! Around the House: First, de-clutter. It’s time to work your way through that ... Read More

Win an Aviate Prize Pack!

Our Giveaways to Giftaway Promotion is BACK!! Play Hard, Travel Often! For millions of travelers, the three-letter airport codes assigned to major cities instantly evoke the memories of journeys past, the anticipation of adventure ahead, or the satisfaction of heading home once business is done. Aviate is built on that idea of community. The Giveaway: ... Read More

Brrrmingham! Ice Skating at Railroad Park

Ice Skating returns to Railroad park this weekend with Red Diamond Coffee and Tea presenting, Brrrmingham! The 50’ by 80’ rink has 500 more square feet than last year’s rink, creating a roomier skating experience. Just as last year, the rink will be positioned on the brick surface on Railroad Park’s Regions Bank 17th Street ... Read More

Reduce Stress During the Holiday Season

It is that busy time of year! Most experts agree that holidays make people feel out of control. Visiting family, attending parties, shopping, and holiday activities can take its toll on a person, so I have put together 7 ways to de-stress and cope with this seasons festivities: Figure out the main cause of your ... Read More