Shopping time at The Market!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year!! It’s time to get your holiday shopping started, and what better way than with some great vendors and unique gifts at The Market! This 3 day shopping extravaganza will be Thursday, November 20, 2008 through Saturday, November 22, 2008 at the North Exhibition Hall of the Birmingham ... Read More

Event: Polar Express is leaving the station!

At our house, The Polar Express is a holiday favorite. We read the book and watch the movie in December to prepare for the holidays. Now we can ride the train too! Wear your pj’s to the train ride and be prepared for a visit from Mr. & Mrs. Claus and the elves, a reading ... Read More

Holiday Shopping Tip

Before you do any online shopping, always run by to check for online discount codes! ... Read More

Twilight Anonymous Meetings?!?

It’s bad enough that we’re over 30 and on facebook (MySpace just feels dirty), but now we at BirminghamMommy are addicted to a Young Adult series called Twilight. You may have heard your 15 year old niece raving about it… and now you’re going to hear us rave about it too! We have read the ... Read More

Craft & Gift Sale – Prince of Peace

With Christmas around the corner, there’s plenty to do and plenty to buy. So, after you hit up Christmas Village (or before 😉 head over to Prince of Peace Catholic Church on November 9. They’re hosting their annual “Christmas in November Craft & Gift Sale.” You’ll find all sorts of stuff just waiting on your ... Read More

Make It Work!

So, over here at Birmingham Mommy, we have a small crush on a certain fashion aficionado. Tim “Make it work” Gunn. We hang on his word, wish that he was our shopping partner and would love to make him dinner. That kind of love. So, our eyes almost popped out of our heads (collectively) when ... Read More

Christmas Village,

It’s that time of year again, Christmas Village is here. This is a great way to cross some names off that list and not be stuck picking something up last minute. Christmas Village is the largest indoor arts, crafts and gift show in our area. Exhibitors come from more than 35 states and Canada to ... Read More

DST ends… and winter begins

Daylight Savings Time ends Sunday November 2nd. Don’t forget to let your clocks fall back an hour. We deserve an extra hour of sleep, but sadly our childrens’ internal clocks probably won’t cooperate with that! No more long days, it is officially wintertime! ... Read More

UPromise, free money!

If you don’t already have a UPromise account started, get one now! If you’re planning to buy anything at all, it can most likely be credited to your UPromise account. For example, if you plan to buy something from Target or Walmart online, you open the target link through Upromise and 3-5% of your purchase ... Read More