Summer Water Safety Tips

Drowning is the leading cause of injury-related death in U.S. children ages 1 to 4 years. When your child is ready to swim in a pool, in a lake or at the beach this summer, it’s important to take precautions to keep them safe. “The most important thing to remember about drowning is that prevention ... Read More

Spring Cleaning Challenge Week Two

Revamp & Refresh! After decluttering and organizing, you can move on to cleaning by room! Entryways, living room, and kitchen cleaning are the name of the game for week two. Entryways & Whole House – Scrub baseboards & walls – Sweep & mop hard surface floors – Vacuum carpet & rugs – Dust all surfaces ... Read More

Opening Weekend for Alabama Adventure and Alabama Splash Adventure

Alabama Adventure and Splash Adventure will open for the eighth season under the ownership of the Koch Family on May 15th. The 2021 Season will see the reintroduction of fan-favorites like free soft drinks, free parking, free tubes, and free shows. The Park will also be introducing some exciting new additions including the new Rocket ... Read More

Partners in Kids Health: Poisonings: Prepare, Prevent and Protect

Your home should be a safe place for your family, but there are actually many hidden dangers. Our homes are filled with poisonous substances. Knowing the dangers and how to prevent them can keep kids safe. Ann Slattery is the director of the Alabama Poison Information Center at Children’s of Alabama. She says parents and grandparents ... Read More

Landscaping on a Budget

There’s just something about spring that has us all itching to up our curb appeal and yard game. Landscaping doesn’t have to be expensive. Whether you’re fixing up your yard for personal enjoyment or getting ready to sell, a little elbow grease and some creativity can create a beautiful outdoor space that enhances your home. ... Read More

Spring Cleaning Challenge with Stanley Steemer

Spring cleaning never felt so good! We’re here with a 4-week cleaning challenge to give you the motivation to get your home as fresh as the springtime air. Let’s kick off week one and get organized! It’s always easier to clean when starting with a blank canvas. By organizing first, you’ll make it more manageable ... Read More

Children’s of Alabama Offering Virtual Safety Programming to Schools

Schools across Alabama may now schedule virtual safety programming through Children’s of Alabama to help children avoid accidental injury. This programming, which has traditionally been held in person, is conducted by the Safe Kids Alabama Division at Children’s of Alabama. The Safe Kids Alabama mission is to prevent unintentional injury in Alabama children under 19 ... Read More

Car Cleaning Tips You Need To Know

From Spring break trips to carpooling to ALL of the extra-curricular activities, our car is bound to be messy and in need of a thorough cleaning from time to time. From the lost goldfish crumbs to the candy wrappers and dog hair, our friends at Stanley Steemer have some tips to get our car back ... Read More

Red Mountain Theatre Company: Summer Camp Spotlight

Red Mountain Theatre camps teach theatrical craft while providing performance opportunities for youth. The curriculum includes vocal, dance, and drama training and culminates in a sharing where students perform for live audiences. Here are their options for 2021 Summer Camps: Play Making: Fancy Nancy $180 Ages 4-6 Budding artists are allowed to let their imaginations ... Read More