Birmingham Mommy Goes Green! Get Your Green Bag On

All month long we’ll be featuring quick and easy (like really) ways to help Birmingham Moms go green (ok, it’s so easy it may be chartreuse). Go get some greenbags if you haven’t already! They’re an easy peasy way to get your groceries in, more comfortable to carry than those dreadful plastics and a little ... Read More

It's Gonna Be a Greener Month Around BirminghamMommy!

Hey Mommies, as if you didn’t know…it’s April! Ahhh…we celebrate our long awaited Spring, full of blooming flowers (ack! the yellow muck!) and fresh air (again with the yellow muck!) But we also celebrate our dear Mother Earth – and what a way to do it than honor our beloved planet with simple changes to ... Read More

Imagination Library, free books for your kids!

We like to periodically remind everyone to make sure any children under 5 years old living in Jefferson County are enrolled in this amazing program. Sign your kids up here. A little about the program:Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a specially chosen collection of books designed to spark a life-long love of reading. Each participant ... Read More

Thomas and Friends Live! On Stage

Call all choo choo lovers…Thomas and Friends Live! On Stage: A Circus Comes to Town is headed to the Magic City just in time! The all-new 90-minute musical adventure Thomas & Friends™ Live! On Stage: A Circus Comes To Town is packed with audience singalongs, high-energy dancing and thrilling adventures. When Thomas makes a big ... Read More

It's Easter Bunny at the Zoo time!

Got to get in on this one before it fills up…Bring your family along to the Children’s Zoo for breakfast and photos with the Easter Bunny! When: April 11th – 8am and 9:15am Cost:Members: 11yrs & up: $11, 4yrs-6yrs: $8, 1yrs-3yrs: $4, Infant: FREE Non-Members: 11yrs & up: $16, 4yrs-6yrs: $11, 1yrs-3yrs: $6, Infant: FREE ... Read More

Special Beatrix Potter Story Time – Pottery Barn

Join us for a very special story time celebrating the wonderful world of Peter Rabbit™. We’ll be reading from Beatrix Potter classics and giving away a free Peter Rabbit™ growth chart.* This special Book Club event will be held at all Pottery Barn Kids stores on: March 24 and March 31 from 10 am – ... Read More

Bargain Carousel is coming up soon!

A 1000 family garage sale, Bargain Carousel has been labeled the “largest garage sale in Birmingham.” The Junior League of Birmingham’s Bargain Carousel provides shoppers with quality items at affordable prices. The proceeds raised at Bargain Carousel are returned to the community through the Junior League of Birmingham’s 37 Community Projects. Over 3,000 volunteer hours ... Read More

Fairy Time at Aldridge Gardens

The Fairy Garden opens for families to build fairy houses. Get the Secret Map to the site at the Gate House. Story at 2:00, then it’s time to build. Bring some natural materials such as twigs, pine straw, feathers, pebbles, flowers, shells, acrons, sweetgum balls, etc. Check in with docent. Children must be accompanies by ... Read More

If you haven't heard…Twilight DVD goes on sale tonight!

Moms, lock up your daughters….and well, husbands, lock up your wives (if we’re really being honest here.) Twilight hits stores tonight at midnight on DVD! The contributors here will be waiting in line for our copy, but we count ourselves in as true Twerds! ... Read More

Big Chili Fun!

If you’re looking for a great way to spend this beautiful weekend with the family, why not try the 5th Annual Chili Cook off benefiting the Exceptional Foundation in Homewood? Seventy teams will compete while you get to sample, there will be live music and refreshments. You can buy your tickets at the gate, or ... Read More