Things to do with Left Over Halloween Candy

This Halloween was one for the records. I have never before seen so much candy that was not on a candy isle at the grocery store. My kids have been in sugar heaven for the past week and I finally decided that something had to be done before they became toothless. After some research I ... Read More

Lights Up at the Summit

Stop by and make a fun holiday craft with BirminghamMommy as we help the Summit Light Up for the Holidays, Friday, November 17th from 5pm – 8pm. Lights Up at The Summit is our annual kick-off to the holiday season! We’ll be sitting with friends and family listening to a live concert, watching the parade ... Read More

Giveaway! Sesame Street Live!

The all new Sesame Street Live! is headed to the Magic City and everyone is invited to take part in the sunniest and funniest street celebration in Sesame Street Live! Let’s Party! Sesame Workshop features favorite Sesame Street pals Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Big Bird and more in a brand-new sensory adventure live on stage. From ... Read More

Parenting with a PhD: Talking to your kids about Sexual Assault

All the recent talk about sexual assault has many parents wondering how to protect their kids from being victimized; however, just as important is raising children who respect boundaries, understand that no means no, and are willing to stand up for others when needed. One of the best ways to introduce kids to complex and ... Read More

Pine Cone Bird Feeders

Here’s a fun Old School Craft to do with your kids, do you remember making these when you were younger? What you need: -Pine cones -Peanut Butter -Birdseed -String -Scissors -Mixing bowl For the best results heat up tight pine cones in the oven on 300 degrees for 10 minutes to loosen them up. Spread ... Read More

The Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun Nov. 3rd – Nov. 5th

Happy Weekend! We hope you find some time to enjoy these picks for weekend fun around the Magic City! Lighting Up Blue for Autism at the Wine Loft Light it up Blue for Autism benefiting Mitchell’s Place, is presented by Bugge LawFirm, LLC!! An event you don’t want to miss! Food, beer, and the best ... Read More

November Happenings at the Birmingham Zoo

The Birmingham Zoo has a couple of special events happening this month Veteran’s Day: In honor of this special holiday, all veterans, active and retired military and their dependents will receive FREE admission on November 11 and 12! Bring your proof of military identification to take part in all the fun the Zoo has to ... Read More

Dia de los Muertos

Always a fun event here in the Magic City! Join Bare Hands as we celebrate life at our Día de los Muertos quinceañera (Day of the Dead Festival no.15) on Thursday, November 2, 2017 in the streets of Pepper Place. Celebrate the lives of those that came before and those that are still with us ... Read More

To the Weird Kids

By: Shane Nicholas Owner, StickandStrum Academy A call to all of those weird, quirky, introverted, awkward, awesome kids out there.. You know the kids I’m talking about. The ones that seem like a round peg in a square hole. They see things through a unique filter and interact with people a little differently. Though they ... Read More

The Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun Oct 27th – Oct 29th

Less than a week until Halloween and this weekend brings you so many events to choose from! Here are our top picks for weekend fun in the ‘Ham! For even MORE fun, make sure to visit our Events Calendar! Tomb of the Risen Dead Desoto Caverns The Haunted Halloween Park will feature two incredible haunt ... Read More