When word on the street got around that Shakalaka was coming to Huntsville, parents all over town either cheered or groaned. So OF COURSE something that divisive needs a parent review! We sent Heather and Melika, two local moms with kids in two different age groups, to check it out.
My daughter recently celebrated her 10th birthday. And as I spent the last couple of weeks planning her party, it occurred to me that this is also my 10th anniversary as a mother. Time has flown by so quickly that it’s hard to believe somebody has been walking around calling me momma/mommy/mom for an entire(…)
Gilwood Park is “a park dedicated to the ones that lost their life in the April 27th, 2011 tornadoes from Madison and Limestone Counties in Alabama.” It began as a memorial to Shannon Gail Rudd Sampson, the daughter of Cindy and Ken Mitchell but grew into a park to honor all those lost. It’s nestled(…)
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(…)
If you grew up in the Huntsville area in the late 80′s or early 90’s and haven’t been back to Point Mallard since then, it is time to give it another chance. I think you ‘ll be pleasantly surprised with the improvements that have been made over the years!
When I think of BACK TO SCHOOL, the first thing that comes to mind is BACK TO BUSY. I have to ask myself…”Are you really ready for this?” I’ve become accustomed to summer with its relaxed undertone. I’ll miss its bonuses and benefits: spontaneous outings at the pool, mom & daughter lunch dates that exceed an(…)