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Summer Makeup Tips for Busy Moms

Summer Makeup Tips for Busy Moms

“I’m melting!” screams the Wicked Witch of the West as Dorothy douses her. As I was readying my yard for a party last week, those words from The Wizard of Oz came to mind. It’s mid-July in the Deep South and from the looks of most of us, ladies, we’re melting. You can act like(…)

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Ice Cream, Frozen Yogurt, and Gelato in Greater Huntsville

Ice Cream, Frozen Yogurt, and Gelato in Greater Huntsville

Ever since Ronald Reagan proclaimed it in 1984, July has had the privilege of being National Ice Cream Month. Rocket City Mom decided to celebrate by putting together the ultimate list (and map!) of all the places in Huntsville, Madison, Athens, and Decatur that are dedicated to bringing frozen treats to your family. We asked(…)

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Why You Should Cook Slow This Summer

Why You Should Cook Slow This Summer

Summer time is well underway here in in the Rocket City!  We are enjoying lots of swimming and playing and not spending a whole lot of time in the kitchen. You know, before I had kids, I thought slow cookers were just for winter time and for moms that worked outside the home. BOY WAS(…)

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50 Things to Do This Summer in Huntsville (with Kids)

50 Things to Do This Summer in Huntsville (with Kids)

With a full summer ahead of you, now is the perfect time to create a summer bucket list of fun activities you want to do with your family. Kids (and adults) will enjoy making the plans almost as much as following through on them. Here at Rocket City Mom, we asked our writers for their(…)

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Free and Cheap Summer Movies 2014

Free and Cheap Summer Movies 2014

Looking for a way to get out of the house with the kids but stay in the air conditioning and not spend a fortune? Look no further than the free and cheap movies offered by various local theaters. We do our best to keep this list up to date but encourage you to call the(…)

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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(…)

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