Event: The Nutcracker

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Time to get into the spirit! A fun holiday tradition… going to see the Nutcracker! The Nutcracker, more info hereDecember 5 – 7, 2008 BJCC Concert Hall Saturday, 2:00 p.m., December 6 Saturday, 7:30 p.m. December 6 Sunday, 2:00 p.m. December 7 ... Read More

Holiday Tradition: Elf on the Shelf

The holidays are just around the corner and it’s time to start pulling out the decorations! Having kids means passing down traditions, and even making some of our own. I want my children to have meaningful memories of their childhood. Our newest tradition came from I’m a Mom!?!. It’s a book called The Elf on ... Read More

Babies R Us: Breastfeeding Class

Babies R Us is the place where we go in for a pack of diapers and come out with a cart full of everything from clothes to crib sheets! It is also the place where you can attend free educational seminars. The next one is November 18th at 7pm on Lakeshore and is on the ... Read More

Event: Pet-A-Palooza

Need somewhere to go, something to do? Head out to the 5th Annual Pet-A-Palooza at Veteran’s Park on Valleydale. What: Pet-A-Palooza FestivalWhen: November 15th, 10 am – 3 pmWhere: Veteran’s Park on ValleydaleFor more information, visit ... Read More

Event: Polar Express is leaving the station!

At our house, The Polar Express is a holiday favorite. We read the book and watch the movie in December to prepare for the holidays. Now we can ride the train too! Wear your pj’s to the train ride and be prepared for a visit from Mr. & Mrs. Claus and the elves, a reading ... Read More

Make It Work!

So, over here at Birmingham Mommy, we have a small crush on a certain fashion aficionado. Tim “Make it work” Gunn. We hang on his word, wish that he was our shopping partner and would love to make him dinner. That kind of love. So, our eyes almost popped out of our heads (collectively) when ... Read More

Art Festival: Moss Rock Festival

Moss Rock Festival’s slogan “Celebrating nature, open spaces & eco-ideas through art & design” just about sums this one up. We LOVE this festival. There is plenty to see, plenty to do, plenty to hear and great food to enjoy. Trust us when we tell you this is a great family outing. Where: The Preserve ... Read More

Halloween Happenings

Here’s a run down of some local events going on close to or on Halloween. As you will see our fine city has plenty of things to choose from, many of which are completely free! So head on out and let the kids eat candy until their little bellies ache. Boo at the Zoo October ... Read More

Birmingham Zoo Supports Our Military

Military Free Day. November 11, 2008 Active military and their immediate family dependents and retired military will receive free admission to the Birmingham Zoo with valid military ID. ... Read More