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How Hot Is Too Hot For Outdoor Play

Summer is officially upon us and the temps are rising.  Most kids just don’t care how hot, cold or rainy it is outside and after a few days stuck inside with them fighting and bickering, you probably won’t care either. In fact, you might even pull a trick that my Mom used to pull on ... Read More

Birmingham Zoo to Reduce Daily Operating Hours

The Birmingham Zoo will be reducing daily operating hours from seven days a week to five days a week. Beginning July 13, the Zoo will close on Mondays and Tuesdays until further notice. Guests and Members can visit the Zoo from Wednesday through Sunday during the hours of 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Zoo ... Read More

Fireworks Safety from Children’s of Alabama

We all love fireworks, kids and adults a like, and they’re certainly synonymous with the 4th of July holiday. With some communities across the country canceling their professional displays this year because of social distancing concerns, there could be an increase in the personal use of fireworks, along with a potential for increased injuries. The ... Read More

Bham Strong: New Birmingham Murals That Will Inspire You

Artists along with many local businesses are making the most of the boarded up storefronts in downtown Birmingham, and the results are nothing short of powerful and inspiring. You can find all of these on the block around the Alabama Theatre/McWane Science Center/Pizitz Food Hall.               If you find ... Read More

Urban Air Re-Opens And Offers Free Day For Essential Workers

Ahead of reopening to the public, Urban Air is honored to recognize all essential workers – and their families – with a free day of fun just for them. All those who serve on the frontlines (including, but not limited to, medical professionals, caregivers, first responders, law enforcement personnel as well as grocery store employees, ... Read More

Birmingham Zoo to Host Soft Reopening Limited to Members Only

Beginning Monday, June 8 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., the Birmingham Zoo will host a soft reopening limited only to Members and donors of our Emergency Animal Fund. The Zoo will reopen to the public three days later, on Thursday, June 11. “We are excited to welcome our guests back to their Zoo,” says ... Read More

Give your Home a Refresh!

We’ve all been spending way more time at home over the last few months and I don’t know about you, but all this extra time has made me focus on a lot of the things I want to change around my house, whether it’s updating bathrooms and knocking down walls or just finally getting to ... Read More

Buying a New Home During The Coronovirus

Last month our Resident Realtors, Scott Boudreaux and Sophia Leece from LAH Real Estate gave us some tips on how to sell your home during the Coronovirus, this month they’re back and giving us the deets on how to proceed if you’re looking to buy during this weird weird time. Everyone is being affected in ... Read More

5 Things to Know: Cahaba River National Wildlife Preserve

The Cahaba River National Wildlife Preserve is located in Bibb County, about any hour from Birmingham. This preserve boasts one of the largest habitats for the imperiled shoals lily (known around here as the Cahaba Lily) anywhere in the world. 5 Things to Know about Cahaba River National Wildlife Preserve 1. Go in late spring/early ... Read More

Birmingham Zoo Plans to Reopen in Phases with Restrictions

The Birmingham Zoo is preparing a plan to reopen amid changes to COVID-19 quarantine restrictions. The health and safety of our guests, staff, volunteers, and animals is paramount. The Zoo plans to reopen in phases, and in compliance with city, state, and federal guidelines and recommendations. Zoo administrators are preparing operational policies, practices, and procedures ... Read More