It seems like as soon as kids can walk, we as parents start exploring options for what sport we want to try. From soccer, to baseball, flag football to swimming, it seems there is a league for just about any age now, even if only to introduce them to the idea of the sport. I ... Read More

Birmingham Area Fall Festivals and Pumpkin Patches – 2015

Happy Fall, Ya’ll! Pumpkin patches are opening up starting this weekend and there are many festivals and other seasonal activities on the schedule! Here’s our rundown of what’s happening this fall around Birmingham. Pumpkin Patches: Old Baker Farm – Harpersville – September 26th – October 31st. Just off Hwy 280. Open weekdays 3pm – dark ... Read More

Mother of All Consignment Sale Lists, Fall 2015

It’s every Birmingham Mom’s Favorite Season! It’s Consignment Time! Time to put that wire hanger stash to good use.. Receiving kicks off very soon for many of these sales, so make sure to follow on through to the actual sale site to get all of the information you might need if you’re planning to sell! ... Read More

With the weather being super hot these days, I’ve been looking for ways to keep the kiddos cool and busy, but not at home where they tend to fight constantly about every. single. thing. I’d heard about the new indoor play place, Let’s Play Birmingham, which opened just about 2 weeks ago, and thought it ... Read More

Last week we were invited by our Friends over at Stone Mountain Park to check out their latest and greatest addition in the park, Yurts! So we loaded up and hit the road for a little excursion. Now, I have to say that when I heard about the addition of Yurts, I was pretty unfamiliar. ... Read More

Just a quick drive north to Hunstville and you can easily make a day trip out of visiting the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Hunstsville, AL. Home to Space Camp®, Aviation Challenge® Camp, and Robotics Camp the U.S. Space & Rocket Center (USSRC) is the most comprehensive U.S. manned spaceflight hardware museum in the ... Read More

Only a short drive away in Atlanta, Georgia Aquarium is the perfect summer getaway for families, and was also recently named a Top 5 Animal Attraction by FamilyFun Magazine. If you’re looking to take a day trip with the kiddos or spend a quick weekend away, here are some ways that you can experience all ... Read More

Have an animal lover in your house? Then a zoo camp might be perfect for you! Summer ZooFari Camp is available for 4K through 8th grade students. Space is limited, and camps fill up quickly. Please register in advance to guarantee your child a spot. While attending Summer ZooFari Camp, campers will experience: Live animal ... Read More

We love that there are so many programs offered during the summer months that encourage the kiddos to keep reading even when they don’t “Have To.” Here are some of the places getting in on the summer fun this year!   Books a Million  Books-A-Million inspires young readers to pick up a book this summer ... Read More

Do you have a child that has a flare for the dramatic? A child with an amazing imagination? Then you’ll want to check out all of the great things happening with Acting Our Academy. Give them a place to channel their creativity and sign up for one of these great Movie Camps happening this summer! ... Read More