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52 New Things, 2014. Week 40

52 New Things, 2014. Week 40
First of all, I can’t even believe that we are on week 40 of our New Things! Here’s what we did that was new this week. Short and sweet… What did you do? Angie - While picking up a birthday present at the Bookstore, I fell prey to another new chapstick. This one is Auburn chapstick,...
October 11th, 2014 | featured, New Things | Read More

Itty Bitty Book Club at McWane Science Center!

Itty Bitty Book Club at McWane Science Center!
There’s a great new program that just kicked off at the McWane Science Center. It’s the Itty Bitty Book club and if you’re a Mom of a Toddler, you’ll understand how awesome a fresh, new mid morning activity can be to your schedule. Here’s something new for you to check out! Be...
October 8th, 2014 | featured, to do | Read More

Halloween Craft: Mason Jar Pumpkins

Halloween Craft: Mason Jar Pumpkins
We love crafts, we love Halloween and we absolutely fell in love with this cute, easy and super inexpensive craft we saw in an issue of Southern Living. Because we craft a fair amount in this house, we had the acrylic paints and brushes on hand, we hit the thrift stores for some different size mason...
October 6th, 2014 | featured, to craft, to make | Read More

Birmingham Events Calendar: October 5th – October 12th

Birmingham Events Calendar: October 5th – October 12th
It’s Not Our Fault if Your Kids are Bored! Brrr, Rabbit!! What a cool start to October! Sure does help get you in the mood for all the fun fall activities! The calendar is full this week with lots of fun! If you need even more ideas, make sure to check out our HUGE list of Fall Festivals and Pumpkin...
October 5th, 2014 | featured, to do | Read More

52 New Things, 2014. Week 39

52 New Things, 2014. Week 39
What we did that was new! Angie- I tried the new gameday meal from Zaxbys. It what quite tasty. Highly recommend giving it a try the next time you cruise through there. Kristen - My new thing this week is revealing a Disney Trip to my Kids. We’ve been planning the trip for 6 months but managed...
October 4th, 2014 | featured, New Things | Read More

Parent Teacher Conference Tips

Parent Teacher Conference Tips
Parent Teacher Conferences are firing up. Here’s how to make the most out of your site down with your child’s teacher. 1.  Listen more, talk less. So many parents feel like they’re on trial and they have to justify and explain themselves.  No one is accusing you, calm down. Being...
October 2nd, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

SocialMedia-itis – Do you have it?

SocialMedia-itis – Do you have it?
Do you put the “Social” in social media? Whether it’s Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Plurk (Remember that one?)  Linkedin or just in case it ever makes a come back, Myspace, the world of Social Media users is on the rise and we decided we should take a second and do a little Public...
September 29th, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

Birmingham Events Calendar: September 28th – October 5th

Birmingham Events Calendar: September 28th – October 5th
It’s Not Our Fault if Your Kids are Bored! It’s hard to believe we’re moving into October and our most favorite time of the year. Football, Pumpkins, Festivals and fun fun fun! This calendar is full, especially this weekend, it’s going to be hard to narrow down or fit it all in!...
September 28th, 2014 | featured, to do | Read More

52 New Things, 2014. Week 38

52 New Things, 2014. Week 38
Our new things for this week.     Angie - I’m a sucker for packaging and saw these nutritional supplement drinks at the check out at Target. With promises of making me sleep and chill out, packaged in cute little bottles, I couldn’t resist. While the flavors were ok,  I don’t...
September 27th, 2014 | featured, New Things | Read More

Giveaway! Marvel Universe Live!

Giveaway! Marvel Universe Live!
A mind-blowing live-action arena experience, featuring the greatest Marvel Super Heroes and Villains. Marvel fans, assemble! Marvel Universe LIVE! is taking the live entertainment experience to a whole new level, with a mind-blowing show unlike anything you’ve seen before. Watch your favorite Marvel...
September 26th, 2014 | featured, to win | Read More