I’m one of those rare native Huntsvillians. I remember being about 10 years old and Mom bundling me up with my sisters in the back of our powder blue station wagon. Every Christmas season we trekked up Monte Sano Mountain to Burritt Museum to see the twinkling lights, visit with Santa, roast chestnuts, and experience(…)
The USSRC is getting into the spirit of Halloween! Visit Huntsville’s U.S. Space & Rocket Center in your cosmic costume from Friday, Oct. 31 through Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, and get free general admission each day through 3 p.m. Also, on Halloween, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Center will feature our best guest(…)
If you’re a child of the 80’s there’s no doubt you remember the movie. But did you know that The Neverending Story was first a book by Michael Ende, and that the story has now been adapted for stage? Huntsville’s own Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theater has accepted the challenge, and my son and I settled(…)
The kids and I took a trip to the farm yesterday, and it did not disappoint. I admit, I didn’t know about 4D Farm until a few months ago. A short trip South on 565 or 231 will land you there in no time. This beautiful family farm is situated on roughly 96 acres of(…)
The last time I went to the Tennessee Aquarium, I was a kid and I thought it was the best place in the world to visit. Now that I’m a mom myself, my family decided to go and I was pleasantly surprised at how much is grown! There are now TWO buildings to visit—one is(…)
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!