4th of July Celebrations and Fireworks in Birmingham

Fireworks and 4th of July Celebrations are kicking off  this weekend all around Birmingham, here’s where you can celebrate and see some incredible shows! Alabaster Fireworks Show Friday, July 2nd Events begin at 6pm Fireworks begin at 9pm at Thompson highschool Food Trucks Big Axe Hangout Truck Ages 10 and Up $10 for 10 throws ... Read More

Recipe: Tomato Pie

Much like chili is to winter, tomato pie is to summer. We had a family cook out (in the rain) last weekend and decided to make the most  of some tasty tomatoes we had picked up at our local Farmer’s Market. Here’s the recipe we teased on our Instagram it was a hands down winner ... Read More

Rail Safety Day 2021

Free Train Rides & Fun Family Activities! This Friday, June 25th! The Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum is proud to partner with Alabama Operation Lifesaver as we work together to educate the public regarding railroad safety. Short, educational sessions will be provided by Operation Lifesaver of Alabama representatives throughout the day, and each session attendee ... Read More

Summer Camp Spotlight: Thomas Andrew Summer Art Camps for Kids

Thomas Andrew Art Studio offers week-long sessions, and the week is all about art education and creation. Your child will learn about the life and styles of artists such as Bob Ross, Jackson Pollock, Pablo Picasso, Henry Matisse, and more. They will be working with paint on canvas, wood, fabric, stone and tar-paper. Moreover, they ... Read More

Weekend Rundown: Father’s Day Weekend

Father’s Day weekend in the Magic City is packed with lots of fun for the whole family… Soccer, live music and free admission to some of our area attractions! Euphonious at the Birmingham Zoo Euphonious is Birmingham’s new music festival, taking place Father’s Day weekend (June 18-20) at the multi-million-dollar Henley Park Event Lawn at ... Read More

Partners in Kids Health: Summer Reading

Reading is fundamental. It affects all areas of a child’s success. And summertime is a great time to make reading a priority. Dr. Amy McCollum is a pediatrician at Midtown Pediatrics in Birmingham. She says it is important for parents to encourage strong reading habits in their child, and she says that begins at birth. ... Read More

Surprising Deals with Alabama EBT Cards

If you have an Alabama EBT card then you might be surprised to know that you can use your card for discounts on so much more than just groceries. With summer break in full swing we know that it can be costly to keep the kiddos entertained, here’s a list of discounted admissions for some ... Read More

Summer Family Pass at McWane Science Center

Summer has arrived! Looking for an exciting way to spend your summer? Look no further! Summer Family Passes are available now through September 5th at McWane Science Center. Enjoy Your Summer Science Adventure with a Summer Family Pass for only $60. Summer Pass Perks Include: Unlimited admission for 2 named adults and up to six ... Read More

Children’s of Alabama Invites Public to Help Celebrate Hospital’s 110th Birthday

As Children’s of Alabama marks a significant anniversary – 110 years of caring for Alabama’s most vulnerable children when they need it most – the hospital is inviting the public to help celebrate its birthday this June. Children’s wants communities across Alabama to help celebrate all of the patients, families, community partners and employees who ... Read More

Recipe: Loaded Burger Bowls

Ok.. So we got this recipe from our friend Erin over at Pure Fitness and it is AH-Mazing. It pretty much tastes like a Big Mac in a bowl, without the bread. I had really high hopes for this dish when I saw it and was afraid there was no way it would match my ... Read More