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".

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Weekend Roundup April 10-13

Weekend Roundup April 10-13

I can always tell when spring has really and truly arrived in the Rocket City because writing the Weekend Roundup suddenly becomes a Sophie’s Choice event. While we do our best to spread the love around when it comes to free events and our picks each week, when there is this much going on all we(…)

Stars Home Opener Bittersweet

Stars Home Opener Bittersweet

Today is opening day for the Huntsville Stars, Huntsville’s minor league team since 1985, which means another season for baseball fans to enjoy America’s favorite past time right here in our own hometown. As exciting as that is, it’s bittersweet for those of us who’ve made taking in a game at The Joe part of(…)

Lots of Fun and Play this Earth Day

Lots of Fun and Play this Earth Day

With more than 70 hands-on activities, booths, and vendors, this year’s Earth Day Festival at Hays Nature Preserve was sure to be a hit. Yet, the people behind Operation Green Team couldn’t stop there. Despite their emphasis on conservation there is one area in which this group of environmentalists NEVER conserve and that’s fun. So(…)

2014 Family Favorite Awards

2014 Family Favorite Awards

You nominated them and then you voted for them and boy did you vote! More than 5,000 people participated in these awards so when we say these are the Tennessee Valley’s favorites, we mean it. Some of these contests were really close so even those nominated should consider themselves true winners. Thank you to everyone(…)

Weekend Roundup: March 27-30

Weekend Roundup: March 27-30

While the weather hasn’t exactly made it feel like Spring Break around here we’re doing our best to keep the *Party* atmosphere alive. Check out our 5 picks for family-friendly fun this weekend and for even more ideas,  check out our Event Calendar. Finally, if you’re looking for local egg hunts, Easter Bunny visits/photos and more(…)

Spring Break for $6 or Less

Spring Break for $6 or Less

OK. Let’s be honest, so far the weather isn’t exactly cooperating with the whole Spring Break theme.  It’s not miserable and it’s plenty nice enough to hang out at the Huntsville Botanical Garden’s SANDtastic Works of Art exhibit or check out Burritt’s Treasure Hunt at Gold Mountain but that’s one day (or two) and you’ve(…)

Weekend Roundup March 20-23

Weekend Roundup March 20-23

As we mosey on into Spring Break it quiets down just a little around town. Fear not, we’ve got five (5) solid picks for FREE family fun and a couple bonus picks too. Plus, there is still more to do on our Event Calendar so be sure to check it as well. Procrastination got you down? It’s(…)

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