Best Doughnut Shops in Birmingham

Friday is National Doughnut Day and we couldn’t let that sweet holiday slip by without a rundown on some of the places in Birmingham to pick up some of that doughy goodness! Hero Doughnuts 3027 Central Ave Homewood, 35209 Yo-Yo Donuts 1919 28th Ave South Homewood, 35209 The Heavenly Donut Company On Friday June 7th ... Read More

Summer Fun and Activities in Birmingham

Summer Fun in Birmingham!

If you’re looking for things to do with kids in Birmingham this summer, we’ve got you covered! This list is every Parent’s answer to the inevitable “I’m Booooooored!” you’re probably already hearing! Things to do with Kids in Birmingham this Summer First off we have to mention Summer Camps! It’s not too late to register… ... Read More

Happy Plates Restaurant Review

Happy Plates Restaurant Review: Tostadas

OPEN: Monday – Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.; Friday and Saturdays 11:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.; Sundays 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. KIDS? Yes! They even have games! GIRLS’ NIGHT? Have you seen the patio? YES! DATE NIGHT? Yes! GROUPS? Good for small groups inside and larger groups outside. PRICES: $8 – $10 for ... Read More

Teen Summer Challenge at Planet Fitness

Planet Fitness, Inc., one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers in the U.S. and home of the Judgement Free Zone®, is inviting high school teenagers ages 15 – 18* to work out for free at any of its more than 1,700 Planet Fitness locations throughout the United States from May ... Read More

Free and Discounted Summer Movies in Birmingham 2019

Free and Discounted Summer Movies in Birmingham   The Deal: AMC Classics Summer Movie Camp Lorna Ridge 10 Every Wednesday at 10am. Kids Tickets are $4 + Tax and include a kidpack of AMC Snacks. (Kids popcorn, fountain drink, and fruit snacks) Amstar Cinemas – Alabaster Tuesday’s and Wednesday’s. Admission is $4.00+tax per person, price ... Read More

Summer Reading in Birmingham

Summer Reading is a great way to help prevent that dreaded Summer Slide. On average, students’ achievement scores decline over summer vacation by one month’s worth of school-year learning, keeping them reading can help keep them on track and luckily, our local libraries have a lot of great programs designed to keep your kiddos excited ... Read More

Mother’s Day Freebies and Fun for Birmingham Moms

Lots of places around Birmingham are offering specials for Moms this Mother’s Day! If you’re looking for something to do with the family or with your Mom, check these deals out! Mother’s Day Freebies and Fun for Birmingham Moms Another Broken Egg is celebrating Mother’s Day by giving all moms dining with them on Mother’s ... Read More

The 5 Most Kid Friendly Patios To Enjoy in Birmingham!

One thing we love every Spring (and Fall) is to take a Patio Tour for lunch or dinner, it’s almost become a game to see how many patios we can fit in before the weather gets so hot we go running for the comforts of the Air Conditioned Indoors. Last week a BirminghamDad reached out ... Read More

Birmingham Area Farmers Markets

Birmingham Farmers Markets

This is the time of year when we start craving all of our favorite summer fruits and veggies, whether we get the chance to pick them ourselves at one of the area U-Pick Farms and Orchards or just stroll one of the many Farmers Markets here in Birmingham, we try to take full advantage of ... Read More

A Visit to Snow’s Bend Farm

For the past year, our family has been a member of the Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program through Snow’s Bend Farm, located in Tuscaloosa. You may have seen Snow’s Bend at your local Farmer’s Market or sampled their goods at area restaurants. CSAs work by soliciting financial support from community members in order to run ... Read More