Spring Zoo Camps Birmingham Zoo

The Birmingham Zoo has some great camps coming up to keep the kiddos busy, registration is open now! KID’S DAY OUT CAMP is just around the corner on FEBRUARY 18 for their President’s Day Camp! . Register your child for this amazing hands-on learning camp! Kids will have a blast with ‘zoo-learning’ science, nature play ... Read More

14 Days of Love for Valentines Day

Here’s a super simple way to celebrate Valentines with your kiddos this year. Simple little love notes taped to their doors each night after they’re asleep will give them something to look forward to leading up to the big Day O Love… These can be something you cut out of construction paper if you already ... Read More

Homeschool Mommy: Is Homeschooling For You?

At Birmingham Mommy we are always thinking of ways to better serve the Moms and families in the Birmingham Area. One way is to discuss topics that are important to you. Homeschooling is becoming more and more popular in our area and we’ve noticed! Each Month, I, our resident Homeschool Mom, will cover homeschooling topics ... Read More

Birmingham Zoo Launches New Membership Level for Foster Families

The Birmingham Zoo is offering Foster families the opportunity to become Zoo Members! This new member level was created to support Foster families by inviting them to visit the Zoo throughout the year with added benefits not included with regular daily admission. Zoo membership grants exclusive perks and access to special member events, discounted programs ... Read More

Got Snow? Make Snow Ice Cream!

I don’t know about you but one of my favorite things about snow when I was a kid was making “Snow Cream.” Of course living in the DEEP South kept us from enjoying this treat often, but it’s one of those things that we had just enough that I remember it and look forward to ... Read More

Consignment List Fall 2016 Birmingham

Mother of All Consignment Sale Lists: Spring 2019

Alabaster: Renewed Threads Alabaster First United Methodist Church Thursday, March 14th Friday, March 15th Saturday, March 16th Times TBA Sale Info Gardendale: Kingdom Kids Consignment Gardendale Mt.Vernon United Methodist Wednesday, February 20th  – 8am – 6pm Thursday, February 21st – 8am – 7pm Friday, February 22nd – 8am – 5pm Saturday, February 23rd – 7am ... Read More

Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun Jan 25th – 27th

Top picks for Weekend Fun in the ‘Ham! Birmingham Bulls Hockey – Pelham Ice Complex Vs Roanoke As You Walk Through the Door, Your Hearts Starts Pumping! The irresistible lure of HOCKEY and the buzz of a packed house causes your ADRENALIN to surge. The music is PUMPING, the lights fade and the smoke swirls ... Read More

Shutdown Assistance for Government Employees in Birmingham

The partial government shutdown that started Dec. 22  has left hundreds of thousands of federal workers on the job without a check or furloughed at home waiting for resolution. In Alabama, there are 5,500 employees at federal agencies without funding and subject to the shutdown. There are many businesses offering assistance for those impacted, here’s ... Read More

Energy Saving Tips for Cold Weather

By Scott Butler: LAH Real Estate The Cold Weather is here and when the temps go down, those heating bills go up. Here are some ways to help cut costs during the winter months. Let the Sunshine In: Open curtains during the day and let the sunlight heat your home. Then, close them at night ... Read More

Beaker Bash 2019: Carnivale

At McWane Science Center, science is a celebration full of magical experiences, forces of nature, and fun. So, we feel it is only fitting that we theme Beaker Bash 2019 to illustrate the incredible wonders of science. As such, we are excited to unveil to you our theme for the 2019 event: “Carnivale”. This February, ... Read More