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

Art Festival: Moss Rock Festival

Moss Rock Festival’s slogan “Celebrating nature, open spaces & eco-ideas through art & design” just about sums this one up. We LOVE this festival. There is plenty to see, plenty to do, plenty to hear and great food to enjoy. Trust us when we tell you this is a great family outing. Where: The Preserve ... Read More

Halloween Happenings

Here’s a run down of some local events going on close to or on Halloween. As you will see our fine city has plenty of things to choose from, many of which are completely free! So head on out and let the kids eat candy until their little bellies ache. Boo at the Zoo October ... Read More

Birmingham Zoo Supports Our Military

Military Free Day. November 11, 2008 Active military and their immediate family dependents and retired military will receive free admission to the Birmingham Zoo with valid military ID. ... Read More

Playing the Grocery Game

We’ve talked before about Aldi & Publix – two of our favorite places to shop in Birmingham. Now, we’re going a little bit more in-depth into the grocery game and we’re taking you along for the ride. As we’re just learning the ropes ourselves, you can watch as we succeed and fumble. So, what have ... Read More

Art Festival: Arts and Music on the Green at Ross Bridge

We don’t know much about this one, but we’re sure it’s gonna be a good event nonetheless… What: Arts and Music on the Green at Ross BridgeWhen: Saturday, October 25th , 9 am-5 pmFor more informations visit their website at ... Read More