This month the theme is COLORS! We’re all moms, and we know how busy life gets.  It’s hard to find meaningful activities to share with your children when there are literally millions out there.  Especially the 9-5 moms who come home and have only a few precious hours, of which dinnertime and bathtime take up most.  ... Read More

Here’s a little craft you can do with the kiddos that will actually benefit you, if you like fresh herbs. Here’s what you will need for this craft: 3 Large Eggs Bowl Egg Carton Waterproof Markers Potting Soil Herb Seeds Start by making a hole in the top of your eggs, about the size of ... Read More

Droolicious Cuisine at BirminghamMommy: Chicken and Dumplings

This recipe is all about comfort. Let’s face it, we live in the south, “comfort-food” is our middle name. This month we’re letting MommaDrool tempt us with this yummy recipe of Chicken and Dumplings.  If you’re counting calories, just substitute the Campbell’s Healthy Request Cream of Celery and Cream of Chicken for the original.  You ... Read More

Droolicious Cuisine at Birminghammommy: Parmesan & Lemon Red Potatoes

Mommadrool promises this recipe couldn’t be easier, so whip it up BirminghamMommies! This recipe yields 6 servings. Enjoy! Parmesan & Lemon Red Potatoes Ingredients: 2 pounds red potatoes, quartered 1/4 cup butter, melted 1 tablespoon garlic, minced 1 teaspoon salt 1/4 cup lemon juice 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese, shredded Directions: 1) Preheat oven to 400 ... Read More

Alabama beaches are on the minds  of many lately. For those of us who have lived here all of our lives a summer without a trip to the gulf doesn’t feel like much of a summer at all. We are all aware of the tragic circumstances facing our beaches right now and would welcome the ... Read More

Summer is officially in full swing.  The pools are packed, the air conditioner is running non-stop, and the kids are BORED!  It’s too early for bored!  It’s not even July yet!  This is where we come to the rescue— a fun, educational project that can make summer fun! For the toddler/preschool/kindergarten crew: 1.  Make an ... Read More

Droolicious Cuisine at Toasted Ravioli

Mommadrool’s recipes are like goodies that nourish your tummy and your heart. This one won’t let you down! *Mommadrools note: If you plan to cook this at home and transport it to a party, cooked ravioli can be placed on a cookie sheet and kept in the oven at 225-250 degrees and then transferred to ... Read More

Droolicious Cuisine at Authentic Mojitos

It’s May Baby! We’re going to welcome Summer here in Birmingham the right way! Mommadrool has handed over her recipe for authentic Mojitos and we’re already beginning to drool. So mix up a pitcher and head out to the patio with good friends for some good times! Authentic Mojitos Ingredients: Fresh Mint Leaves Powdered Sugar ... Read More

We asked our Birmingham mom readers on Facebook for their ideas on new uses for old things.  We got some great ideas and are happy to share them here with you! Trish uses old lunchboxes to store toys with small parts and pieces Jamie had some great ideas.  She said “I used an old frame ... Read More