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Do it Yourself Designer Wrapping Paper

Do it Yourself Designer Wrapping Paper
We love incorporating our kids art into creative projects. We’ve mentioned before that using your child’s artwork to wrap some of your small presents throughout the year (Birthdays, Holidays..) is a great way to re-purpose and not have to actually keep the entire stash yourself. If you haven’t...
December 18th, 2014 | featured, to craft, to make | Read More

We Didn’t Start the Fire: Christmas Safety Tips

We Didn’t Start the Fire: Christmas Safety Tips
Gone are the days of lighting real candles for your Christmas Tree (Right? Surely with kids in the house that’s not an option.) The Holidays can come with lots of extra hazards you may or may not be aware of… Here’s a little run down of some things to be cautious about this season. Real...
December 15th, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

52 New Things, 2014. Week 49

52 New Things, 2014. Week 49
Here’s what’s new this week! Angie- I’ve got a Birthday coming up and it’s the 4-0.. I’ve been pretty fortunate most of my life to have good skin without putting much effort into.. Until lately. I’ve decided that as I near that milestone in my life, a little more upkeep...
December 13th, 2014 | featured, New Things | Read More

Gift idea: Want, Need, Wear, Read

Gift idea: Want, Need, Wear, Read
The holidays shouldn’t be stressful, but it is for a lot of people. What to buy… the cost of it all… meeting expectations… It can be daunting, especially when your kids come to you with a list of 20 or more toys they want. We want to teach our kids to be grateful, yet we want...
December 11th, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

Don’t Forget the Stocking Stuffers!

Don’t Forget the Stocking Stuffers!
Stocking stuffers can sneak up on you if you aren’t careful – trust me, I know. This happens to me more than I would like to admit. I think it runs in my family, actually. I remember one year when mine and my sisters stocking was full of fruit and a walnut. Seriously? MY Santa would have...
December 9th, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

Holiday Travel: Gaylord Opryland, ICE! Featuring ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas

Holiday Travel: Gaylord Opryland, ICE! Featuring ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas
If you’re looking for a quick road trip over the holidays, look no further than one of our favorite weekend getaway cities.. Nashville, TN. Gaylord Opryland Resort has a little something for everyone in your family to enjoy. From amazing lights to snow tubing, ice skating and wonderful Holiday...
December 8th, 2014 | featured, to do, to go | Read More

Birmingham Events Calendar: December 7th – December 14th

Birmingham Events Calendar: December 7th – December 14th
It’s Not Our Fault if Your Kids are Bored! Lots of Christmas and Holiday Happenings going on around Birmingham this week.. From storytimes to crafts there’s a little something for everyone on this weeks calendar. If you’re looking for Santa you can find out where he’ll be on our...
December 7th, 2014 | featured, to do | Read More

52 New Things, 2014. Week 48

52 New Things, 2014. Week 48
We’re getting so close to the end of the year!! Just a few more weeks of new things..  Suddenly I’m feeling some pressure to finish this up with a bang! But for now, here’s what was new this week. Angie- I took my girls to adopt a child from the Angel Tree. We’ve donated to and...
December 6th, 2014 | featured, New Things | Read More

Event of the Week: Holiday Spectacular, Red Mountain Theatre

Event of the Week: Holiday Spectacular, Red Mountain Theatre
Opening tonight! You don’t want to miss Birmingham’s most entertaining celebration with the “Holiday Spectacular.” Written each year for the local community, “The Holiday Spectacular” pairs holiday fun with good-natured “poking fun”—spoofing the events of another year passed. Part...
December 4th, 2014 | featured, to do | Read More

Holiday Traditions in Birmingham

Holiday Traditions in Birmingham
Everyone loves a good Holiday tradition. Whether it’s your Great Grandmother’s Pecan Pie or a drive through some of your favorite and highly decorated neighborhoods on Christmas Eve, there are lots of things you can choose to do in Birmingham to make some great memories with your family....
December 3rd, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More