With temperatures in Alabama falling below freezing this week, a poison control expert at Children’s of Alabama wants to remind people about the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning. She says it can happen during the winter when people heat their homes in unsafe ways. According to Ann Slattery, director of the Alabama Poison Information Center ... Read More

We love incorporating our kids art into creative projects. We’ve mentioned before that using your child’s artwork to wrap some of your small presents throughout the year (Birthdays, Holidays..) is a great way to re-purpose and not have to actually keep the entire stash yourself. If you haven’t been saving all your childs precious art ... Read More

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It won’t be long until football is in the air for sports fans across Alabama, but for thousands of little girls they have another sport in mind… SOFTBALL. Stepping out on the field for their first time can be exciting, scary, and even overwhelming. As a mom it’s our job to get them prepared for ... Read More

Did you miss Superhero Saturday at McWane last month? Well, good news! The Superheroes are returning for another Saturday full of Superhero fun! McWane Science Center becomes the Hall of Justice and the Legion of Doom on this very special Saturday. Join us and meet some of your favorite superheroes like Batman, Ironman and Bumblebee. ... Read More

We love a good road trip during the summer and if you haven’t been in a while or ever to Chattanooga Tennessee you’re missing out! Rated by visitors as the best aquarium in America for overall guest satisfaction the Tennessee Aquarium is a must for your Summer To-Do list and it’s just a quick drive ... Read More

It’s summer. It’s the south. It’s stupid hot. But nothing can cool you down better than a yummy popsicle – the tiny humans know this, but why should they have all the fun treats? We talked to our friends over at Royal Cup Coffee and they gave us this tasty recipe for Iced Coffee Popsicles. ... Read More

Happy 4th of July Week! We hope you all have some great fun planned to celebrate. If you’re looking for a place to watch the fireworks, make sure to check our list of all the happenings in town! Summer movies free and discounted are going strong, you can see that full list here if you’re ... Read More

If “road trip” is on your summer bucket list, check out all the fun that Stone Mountain Park has to offer. We love spending a day or two over in Atlanta each summer and always find ourselves back at Stone Mountain. Summer at the Rock includes adventure and excitement for every member of the family. ... Read More

More fun to be had this week at all of the local libraries.. Make sure to check with your local library to see their entire list of activities. 4th of July Celebrations kick off this week, you can see our full list here. Our Barons are back home later this week and the Birmingham Zoo ... Read More

June 30th– Wald Park Vestavia 35th Annual I Love America Day This 35th annual event will feature free swimming at the Wald Park Pool, children’s activities and inflatables sponsored by Vestavia Hills United Methodist Church, a Pops in the Parks concert by the Shades Mountain Baptist Church Orchestra, fun give-aways from sponsors, and the movie ... Read More