Product Review: Milkscreen

We just found a neato little product to take the guesswork right out of enjoying a drink while breastfeeding. Milkscreen is a “test intended for use as a fast, highly sensitive, non-invasive method to identify the presence of alcohol in breast milk. A method of colorimetric visual observation is used to obtain a result for ... Read More

Frustraion Free? Is that Possible?

Well, it is if you are a fan of internet shopping and Just in time for the holidays has come up with a way to save exhausted parents the frustration of frantically searching the house on Christmas morning for box cutters, while promising an impatient child that you are working as fast as ... Read More

Event: Radio City Christmas Spectacular

Radio City Christmas SpectacularMore info here The show is running December 12-14th with various show times and ticket prices. Kids age 2 and up need their own ticket. Purchase tickets here. ... Read More

Hogwarts Yule Ball for Kids at the Hoover Public Library

Here we go Potter fans! Let’s usher in Winter with a Yule Ball just like we’re at Hogwarts! Join your classmates in your dress robes for a fun-filled afternoon of magic and dancing! Hoover Library * December 6, 2008 * 2 pm * For children of all ages *Call 444-7833 to register November 20 – ... Read More

Local Philanthropic Opportunities for the Upcoming Holiday Season

The Birmingham area is booming with opportunities to serve your fellow man in one way, or another, this holiday season. No matter how busy you are, or how much time or effort you want to give, there are opportunities waiting – and they need your help. So, since we’re always looking around for ways that ... Read More

Event: The Nutcracker

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Time to get into the spirit! A fun holiday tradition… going to see the Nutcracker! The Nutcracker, more info hereDecember 5 – 7, 2008 BJCC Concert Hall Saturday, 2:00 p.m., December 6 Saturday, 7:30 p.m. December 6 Sunday, 2:00 p.m. December 7 ... Read More

Holiday Tradition: Elf on the Shelf

The holidays are just around the corner and it’s time to start pulling out the decorations! Having kids means passing down traditions, and even making some of our own. I want my children to have meaningful memories of their childhood. Our newest tradition came from I’m a Mom!?!. It’s a book called The Elf on ... Read More

Elf Magic: A Holiday Tradition

“Elf Magic is the timeless Christmas-Elf tradition that has created special memories for countless children and families. When considering Christmas traditions that bring the season to life, it’s natural to conjure up stories of Santa. Elf Magic Elves have something different in mind – they encourage an upbeat Christmas animated through nightly adventures and daily ... Read More

Babies R Us: Breastfeeding Class

Babies R Us is the place where we go in for a pack of diapers and come out with a cart full of everything from clothes to crib sheets! It is also the place where you can attend free educational seminars. The next one is November 18th at 7pm on Lakeshore and is on the ... Read More

Event: Pet-A-Palooza

Need somewhere to go, something to do? Head out to the 5th Annual Pet-A-Palooza at Veteran’s Park on Valleydale. What: Pet-A-Palooza FestivalWhen: November 15th, 10 am – 3 pmWhere: Veteran’s Park on ValleydaleFor more information, visit ... Read More