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.

Posts by Stephenie Walker:

10 Things Doctor Who Taught Me About Parenting

10 Things Doctor Who Taught Me About Parenting

As devout fandom goes, I’m a bit late to the Doctor Who game. I never grew up watching the original show and only just discovered the reboot this past year with my family. My eight and nine year-old devour it like fish sticks and custard, and I find myself reflecting on the gleaming nuggets of(…)

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Back to School Tax-Free Weekend 2014

Back to School Tax-Free Weekend 2014

Alabama will hold its ninth annual sales tax holiday, beginning Friday, August 1, 2014 and ending Sunday, August 3, 2014 at 12 midnight, giving Huntsville and Madison County shoppers the opportunity to purchase certain school supplies, computers and clothing free of state sales tax. Local sales tax may apply. For a complete list of what’s exempt and what’s(…)

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Weekend Roundup July 24-27

Weekend Roundup July 24-27

Tick, tick, tick… if you listen closely you can hear those precious minutes of summer slipping away before the start of a new school year. So make the most of it and get out and enjoy some time with your family! Every Thursday we corral all the fun, FREE, family-friendly events for you in one(…)

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Weekend Roundup July 17-20

Weekend Roundup July 17-20

Aren’t you glad it’s Thursday? Because that means Rocket City Mom gets to give you the inside scoop on what’s happening in Huntsville that’s free, family-friendly, and fun for your whole family! It’s been a strikingly beautiful week in the Rocket City weather-wise, but I’m afraid we will probably be seeing some rain this Saturday.(…)

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It’s My Party: Kiddie Carnival!

It’s My Party: Kiddie Carnival!

Planning a party is one of the parts of a parent’s job description that can be the most daunting. What’s age-appropriate? Where are the best places to consider as party venues in Huntsville and Madison County? How can you throw a good party and stay within your budget? We plan on helping busy parents find the(…)

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Weekend Roundup July 10-13

Weekend Roundup July 10-13

It’s hard to believe there’s only a few weeks left before school starts! It’s EXTRA important that you squeeze out every last drop of summer vacation, and we’re here to help. Below you’ll find our weekly list of free, fun, and family friendly events and activities in Huntsville and Madison County. Not included here but(…)

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