About Stephenie Walker

Stephenie has worked with and around books and authors for over 12 years, both at retail booksellers and public libraries. She is a rare Huntsville native, mother of two high-energy boys, wife of one, and eerily addicted to community volunteering. In her spare time she likes to stalk her favorite authors online, garden, and also manages to conduct freelance marketing and PR work.

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Weekend Roundup August 28-30

Weekend Roundup August 28-30

We’re headed towards a long Labor Day weekend, and there are barbecues to be eaten, pools to swim in, and friends and family to spend time with. There’s also a good bit of free and cheap family-friendly fun to be had here in Huntsville! We’ve rounded up our favorites below, but be sure to check(…)

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What Happened When I Asked If Guns Were In the House

What Happened When I Asked If Guns Were In the House

The short answer? Absolutely nothing. Or rather, I got a straight reply, and then felt like a HUGE weight had been lifted from my shoulders. And so did the other mom – later, she thanked me for bringing it up. The question never fails to pause the conversation, but it’s imperative parents get more comfortable(…)

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Small Business Saturday: Madison Behavior Therapy

Small Business Saturday: Madison Behavior Therapy

Being the parent of an autistic child can be downright lonely at times. It can be hard to find support, and even harder to find good resources to help. Parents oftentimes find themselves without an advocate. That was one of the reasons Lindsay Chapman, director of Madison Behavior Therapy, recently opened a clinic on Hughes(…)

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Support Group Spotlight: GriefShare

Support Group Spotlight: GriefShare

There is little (if anything) worse than losing a child. If you have lost a spouse, child, family member, or friend, you’ve probably found there are not many people who understand the deep hurt you feel. GriefShare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult(…)

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How to Enjoy Huntsville Restaurant Week with Kids

How to Enjoy Huntsville Restaurant Week with Kids

It’s Alabama Restaurant Week, and cities all over the state are celebrating one of the South’s greatest offerings – delicious dishes. The Rocket City holds its own celebration, and Huntsville Restaurant Week is a great excuse to turn off the oven and take your family out to try something new. As a matter of fact,(…)

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Huntsville City School Board Election Guide

Huntsville City School Board Election Guide

If you’re a parent with kids in the Huntsville City School system you probably already know there’s a BIG election coming up on August 26, 2014. Just like in previous local elections that specifically affect families, Rocket City Mom has compiled a series of posts about each candidate running for Huntsville City School Board. We(…)

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