Noon Year’s Eve at McWane Science Center

Join the McWane Science Center as they celebrate the new year early at their Noon Year’s Eve Celebration! On December 31st, enjoy spectacular science demonstrations all day long, and celebrate with the McWane team from 11:30am to NOON for an explosive science program! Dance the afternoon away with them as they count down to 2022! ... Read More

How to Organize Toys After the Holidays

We all love that Christmas morning magic, the joy on our kids faces as they see all of the new things that Santa brings or the toys they have to unwrap from Mom, Dad or Grandparents, but once the wrapping paper and boxes are gone we’re left with piles of new toys and games that ... Read More

Goldfish Swim School Hoover Opens in Spring of 2022! Pre-Register for Swim Lessons Now!

One-of-a-kind learn-to-swim facility offers swim and water safety instruction to kids ages 4 months through 12 years-old  Goldfish Swim School, the country’s leading water safety and swim lesson school offering infant and child swim lessons, is pleased to announce the opening of their first Alabama location. The newest addition to the Goldfish Swim School family ... Read More

What To Do Now If You Want To Buy In 2022

If you are planning to buy in 2022, now is the time to start preparing. Whether you are 3 months out or a year out, you can begin getting things in place for purchasing your new home. Here are some things to think about: Your Credit Score. Your credit score will play a huge role ... Read More

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Holiday Events Not to Miss

The Holidays are here and there are lots of ways to get in the spirit around Birmingham, here are our top picks for some Holiday Fun! Glow Wild at the Birmingham Zoo Through January 17th | Website A larger than life animal lantern celebration running on select night through January 17th at the Birmingham Zoo. ... Read More

Glow Wild: An Animal Lantern Celebration

Get ready for the Birmingham Zoo’s larger-than-life illuminated experience, Glow Wild: An Animal Lantern Celebration! This extraordinary event will be held on select nights from 5:00 pm until 9:00 pm during the months of November, December, and January. Watch the Zoo come alive with jaw-dropping plant and animal lantern creations brilliantly lighting up the night! Take a ride ... Read More

Answers for Parents about the COVID Vaccine for Children Ages 5-11

The recent news approving Pfizer’s vaccine for emergency use authorization for children ages five to 11 by the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) may leave you with a lot of questions about what is best for your child. Children’s of Alabama pediatricians Dr. Peily Soong ... Read More

$20 off McWane Memberships

It’s time again to save BIG on McWane Memberships!! We’re partnering with the McWane Science Center, and we’re offering Birmingham Moms (and Dads!) some BIG Savings! We’re offering this AMAZING discount of $20 off any basic membership level to our readers, and it’s good for 1 week only!! November 14th – November 20th. It’s one ... Read More

Winter Camps at Red Mountain Theatre Company

Registration is now open for Winter Camps at Red Mountain Theatre Company! Let your little one’s imagination run wild this winter! Red Mountain Theatre’s Winter Camps develop confidence and inspire creativity and an interest in the arts. There are multiple week-long, half-day and full-day sessions to choose from. This year’s Winter Camps run from December ... Read More

Inaugural ‘Tree of Lights’ Memorial Begins Nov. 1

This holiday season, Homewood’s Community Grief Support (CGS) is giving family and friends the opportunity to celebrate the lives of lost loved ones. At at time when so many are facing grief due to the COVID-19 pandemic and other significant losses, Homewood and greater Birmingham can come together in hope and healing. The Tree of ... Read More