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Alabama State Fair 2019

The Alabama State Fair is just around the corner and it will be packed full of fun! Exciting Attractions & Shows. Live Music. All Your Favorite Fair Food. Spectacular Carnival & Kiddie Rides and more! Live Music includes: Jack Russel’s Great White Black Oak Arkansas Abraham and the Old Gods Alabama Rose Zach and Cheyloe ... Read More

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Partners in Kids Health: The Poison Purse

There are a lot of poison dangers that parents of small children need to be aware of, from the cleaning products found in the kitchen to medicine stored in a bathroom. But there’s a hidden danger you may not have considered. How many poisonous items can be found in your purse or the purses of ... Read More

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Coach Mommy: Surviving the Season

By: Coach Nevena Taylor Blockout Volleyball Academy As we approach JH/HS season, things are getting heated, especially in the parent lineup. In my experience, these are regularly some of the parents’ biggest concerns: My child is not getting enough playing time My child is one of the best but she is not getting playing time ... Read More

September Events at McWane Science Center

September is full of fun with some great events happening at the McWane Science Center. Add these to your to-do list! Homeschool Day September 2nd Is your child a home school student looking for a fun and educational way to spend the day? Plan a trip to McWane Science Center on Home School Day (first ... Read More

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What to know before choosing a carpet cleaning service

I’ve see a few posts recently on some message boards about carpet cleaning services, members asking for recommendations, how to choose a cleaning service, what to look for, what type of process is best, how often to clean carpets etc. So, since we happen to have some good friends that are sponsors of BirminghamMommy, we ... Read More

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100 Things To Do With Kids In Birmingham

Birmingham is a city full of fun things to do for families and we’ve compiled more than 100 (!!!) on this list, just for you! So the next time you’re looking for an activity to keep you busy, no matter what mood you’re in, this list has you covered! Things to do with Kids in ... Read More

Girlology and Guyology at Children’s of Alabama

Children’s of Alabama Hosting Workshops for Parents and Pre-teens on Understanding Puberty. If it’s time to have “the talk” with your children, make plans to attend the Girlology and Guyology workshops for pre-teens and parents on Sunday, Sept. 8 at the Children’s of Alabama Bradley Lecture Center (1600 5th Avenue South). Girlology and Guyology is ... Read More

Labor Day at the Zoo : First Responder Discount Days

Spend your Labor Day at the Birmingham Zoo! Splash in the fountains, take a ride on the train*, zip down the wild slide*, enjoy a Wildlife Show and experience all the Zoo has to offer. In honor of Labor Day, the Zoo is offering a discounted admission of $8 to First Responders and up to ... Read More

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Museum Day at Southern Museum of Flight

Head over to the Southern Museum of Flight this Saturday for a day of fun and flying at Membership Day! Membership day is an open house in which families can experience fun and engaging activities at the museum, such as building airplanes and helicopters, free food, face painting, video games and health screening. Families can ... Read More

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Panda Express: Meals the Whole Family Will Love

When school and sports are in full swing we don’t have a lot of time for grocery shopping and sit down dinners at home. We’re always looking for places we can hit up when we’re bustling to and fro. Quick and tasty is always a plus… Enter, Panda Express. Panda Express serves American Chinese cuisine ... Read More