About Jennifer Breuer

Jennifer is the creator and co-editor of Rocket City Mom. She is also a compulsive writer, avid reader, occasional singer and former communications wizard turned toddler wrangler. You can often spot her and her little ones cruising the kiddie hot-spots in their "Rocket Van".

Posts by Jennifer Breuer:

2014 Afterschool Care in Huntsville, Madison, and Madison County

2014 Afterschool Care in Huntsville, Madison, and Madison County

As summer comes to its inevitable end most parents are no longer tasked with how to occupy their school aged children during the day. The return to a normal schedule is especially helpful to parents who work outside the home but, as much as we may wish it did, the work day does not end at(…)

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Hastings Park

Hastings Park

Location: 2801 Hastings Road SW, Huntsville, 35801 (map) Amenities: Two (2) playground sets – one little kid (2-9 years) and one infant (18 months-3 years). Six swings – three regular and three infant. Benches, picnic table, green space, riding toys, sidewalk around playground, trash cans, dog waste disposal. NO BATHROOMS. Tucked away in the medical(…)

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Waterparks, Splashpads and Public Pools

Waterparks, Splashpads and Public Pools

Let’s set the scene. It’s summer. You live in Alabama. Need we say more? If it’s not raining, chances are you want to be in the water and if you’re not lucky enough to have a pool or have a neighbor with a pool, then you’ll be looking for other options. Here you’ll find a(…)

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Fireworks and the 4th of July in Huntsville 2014

Fireworks and the 4th of July in Huntsville 2014

As much fun as fireworks can be they can also be dangerous, especially when kids are involved. Which is why  it’s just a lot easier to enjoy our nation’s birthday by letting someone else put on the show. Stay safe this holiday and sit back and enjoy one of the many great fireworks celebrations put on(…)

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Date Night in Huntsville: The Folk Mission

Date Night in Huntsville: The Folk Mission

Last Saturday night the stars aligned and my husband and I got a very rare date night which just happened to coincide with our 14th wedding anniversary. With two small children and the nearest family member more than 100 miles away, evenings out on the town have been hard to come by and when they(…)

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