3 Tips To Help Children Become Water Confident

The latest statistics in the Value of Swimming report reveal that one in four kids cannot swim 25 meters by the time they’re completing their primary education, according to BBC. Swimming is not only fun but one of the best ways to prevent drowning. However, the thought of being submerged in water terrifies many children. Fortunately, you ... Read More

Alabama Adventure and Splash Adventure: Plans for largest expansion in park history

Alabama Adventure and Splash Adventure is the premiere family fun park in Alabama and now there’s even more to love! On December 25th, Christmas Day, Alabama Adventure and Splash Adventure announced the largest expansion since the park’s beginning by introducing the Rocket Racer! Rocket Racer is a massive new slide structure with six separate lanes ... Read More

Seven Ideas for a Family-Friendly New Year’s Eve at Home

Much like everything since March, New Year’s Eve is going to feel a lot different this year, the ball drop in Times Square without the massive crowd of spectators, lots of families opting to stay in rather than celebrate in large crowds as the clock counts down to 2021, but just because things will be ... Read More

Real Estate Resolutions

Whether you’re planning to buy or sell this year, there are some real estate resolutions that buyers and sellers can, and should make. Here are a few to consider: Buyers: Clean your Financial House and get it in order. Planning to buy a home takes time and effort. Plan to meet with a Mortgage Broker ... Read More

Partners in Kids Health: Is This an Emergency? COVID-19 Version

Your child doesn’t feel well, but should you take him to the emergency department? Sometimes it’s hard to tell when a child requires urgent medical treatment or if the concern can wait. Dr. Eric Jorge is a pediatric emergency medicine fellow at Children’s of Alabama. He’s seen children come to the emergency department who could ... Read More

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Best Christmas Lights in Birmingham

Load up the kids, the cookies and some hot cocoa, it’s time to take a ride and see all of the beautiful light displays in and around Birmingham! Best Christmas Lights In Birmingham Alabaster 1241 Falling Star Ln 1033 7th Ave SW 1301 Simmsville Rd 100 Forest Pkwy 125 Little Fawn Ln 616 Barkley Cir ... Read More

Weekend Rundown December 4th – 6th

Looking for some fun activities to keep you busy this weekend? Here are our top picks! The Vulcan Holiday Light Experience Each hour, beginning at 5:30 p.m., guests will enjoy a 15-minute lively array of dancing lights choreographed to delightful holiday music.  Also, there will be games for all ages, special guest appearances, music and ... Read More

31 Ideas for your Elf on the Shelf

It seems like each year there is an Elf on the Shelf Creativity, my facebook feed is constantly filled with all of these crazy creative things that my Mommy peers are doing with their Elf, all while ours pretty much just sits on his shelf forgetting to even move most nights. So, if you’re like ... Read More

Have you outgrown your home?

Many homeowners are surprised when they suddenly realize that the “perfect” home they’ve had for just a few years no longer suits their needs. From an expanding family to an empty nest, it’s common for a home to no longer be the right fit. If you’re unsure if you’ve reached the point where a move ... Read More

Vulcan’s Holiday Light Experience

Vulcan Park & Museum invites the Birmingham area to gather for the 3rd Annual Magical Nights: Vulcan’s Holiday Light Experience, Dec. 3-6, 10-13 and 17-23 from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Each hour, beginning at 5:30 p.m., guests will enjoy a 15-minute lively array of dancing lights choreographed to delightful holiday music.  Also, there will be ... Read More