Tips for a Smooth Back to School Transition

Tips for a Smooth Back to School Transition

Time for the school bell to ring! Here are a few tips for making it a smooth transition: 1. Start going...
Birmingham Events Calendar: August 2nd – August 9th

Birmingham Events Calendar: August 2nd – August 9th

It’s Not Our Fault if Your Kids are Bored! Summer is winding down and many local programs are taking...
Mother of All Consignment Sale Lists, Fall 2015

Mother of All Consignment Sale Lists, Fall 2015

It’s every Birmingham Mom’s Favorite Season! It’s Consignment Time! Time to put that...
Parenting with a PhD: Brave

Parenting with a PhD: Brave

By Kristen Berthiaume: Little kids learn from an early age how to interpret the word “brave” –...

Tips for a Smooth Back to School Transition

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Time for the school bell to ring! Here are a few tips for making it a smooth transition: 1. Start going to bed on time and getting up at school time NOW. Get your kids used to the new rhythm that will be expected of them. 2. Designate a spot (night stand maybe?) for their clothes for the following day. Make the rule that no one comes to your room or downstairs until they have dressed, used the potty, washed...

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Tips for a Smooth Back to School Transition

Tips for a Smooth Back to School Transition
Time for the school bell to ring! Here are a few tips for making it a smooth transition: 1. Start going to bed on time and...
Aug 3, 2015 8:33

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Birmingham Events Calendar: August 2nd – August 9th

Birmingham Events Calendar: August 2nd – August 9th
It’s Not Our Fault if Your Kids are Bored! Summer is winding down and many local programs are taking a break from their...
Aug 1, 2015 10:46

Summer Movies

Birmingham Summer Movies, Free and Discounted 2015

Birmingham Summer Movies, Free and Discounted 2015
A Summer time favorite is back! Free and discounted movies around Birmingham! It’s a great inexpensive treat the whole...
Apr 27, 2015 10:22

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Mother of All Consignment Sale Lists, Fall 2015

Mother of All Consignment Sale Lists, Fall 2015
It’s every Birmingham Mom’s Favorite Season! It’s Consignment Time! Time to put that wire hanger stash...
Jul 30, 2015 9:31

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Tips for a Smooth Back to School Transition

Tips for a Smooth Back to School Transition
Time for the school bell to ring! Here are a few tips for making it a smooth transition: 1. Start going to bed on time and getting up at school time NOW. Get your kids used to the new rhythm that will be expected of them. 2. Designate a spot (night stand maybe?) for their clothes for the following day....
August 3rd, 2015 | featured, to live | Read More

Birmingham Events Calendar: August 2nd – August 9th

Birmingham Events Calendar: August 2nd – August 9th
It’s Not Our Fault if Your Kids are Bored! Summer is winding down and many local programs are taking a break from their normal activities.. We still managed to round up a calender full of fun for this week, so see what you might be able to squeeze in between that back to school shopping and running...
August 1st, 2015 | featured, to do | Read More

Mother of All Consignment Sale Lists, Fall 2015

Mother of All Consignment Sale Lists, Fall 2015
It’s every Birmingham Mom’s Favorite Season! It’s Consignment Time! Time to put that wire hanger stash to good use.. Receiving kicks off very soon for many of these sales, so make sure to follow on through to the actual sale site to get all of the information you might need if you’re...
July 30th, 2015 | consignment sales, featured, Resources, to buy | Read More

Parenting with a PhD: Brave

Parenting with a PhD: Brave
By Kristen Berthiaume: Little kids learn from an early age how to interpret the word “brave” – it means trying something (a big slide, swimming  in the deep end, broccoli) even if they’re afraid to do it. We think of “brave” people as those who risk their lives fighting fires, going to war,...
July 29th, 2015 | featured, to live | Read More

Birmingham Events Calendar: July 26th – August 2nd

Birmingham Events Calendar: July 26th – August 2nd
It’s Not Our Fault if Your Kids are Bored! It’s going to be a busy week in Birmingham, which is the perfect opportunity to pack in as much fun as possible before school starts back! It’s your last week to catch Mary Poppins presented by the Red Mountain Theatre Company, the Barons have...
July 26th, 2015 | featured, to do | Read More

Review: Let’s Play Birmingham

Review: Let’s Play Birmingham
With the weather being super hot these days, I’ve been looking for ways to keep the kiddos cool and busy, but not at home where they tend to fight constantly about every. single. thing. I’d heard about the new indoor play place, Let’s Play Birmingham, which opened just about 2 weeks...
July 22nd, 2015 | featured, Local Activities, Resources | Read More

Zoo Fun Days, Birmingham Zoo

Zoo Fun Days, Birmingham Zoo
Make plans to visit the Birmingham Zoo this weekend and next during Zoo Fun Days! Take advantage of discounted $5 admission to help celebrate the Birmingham Zoo’s 60th Anniversary year! Guests will have the opportunity to get up-close with the elephants at the Boma Encounter, experience Predator Zone,...
July 21st, 2015 | featured, to do | Read More

Health Tips for the Summer Heat

Health Tips for the Summer Heat
The peak of summer is nearly here. According to 30-year averages calculated by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the hottest summer temperatures for the Birmingham area tend to occur from July 26-31, On average, heat-related illnesses cause more than 600 deaths every year and from...
July 20th, 2015 | featured, to live | Read More

Birmingham Events Calendar: July 19th – July 26th

Birmingham Events Calendar: July 19th – July 26th
It’s Not Our Fault if Your Kids are Bored! It’s July in Birmingham and that means the temperatures are HOT! Check out our list of activities happening around town, plenty of indoor options to choose from to keep you cool! Don’t forget that Free and Discounted Summer Movies are still going...
July 19th, 2015 | featured, to do | Read More

Five Ways to Help Your Child Unwind and Recharge this Summer

Five Ways to Help Your Child Unwind and Recharge this Summer
By: Michele Kambolis With school doors closed for summer, parents are left wondering just how to make the most of this precious time. While some pack in sports camps and even summer tutoring, others question whether there should be any plan at all. You’ll easily find experts on both sides of the debate....
July 16th, 2015 | featured, to live | Read More