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!
Although the U.S. Space and Rocket Center has yet to disappoint with their special exhibits, I was a little skeptical going in to GPS Adventures. How much could there be to say about GPS? For me, a GPS navigates me from point A to point B and tells me what time I’ll get there. Of(…)
Forty five minutes Northwest of Huntsville is the tiny little town of Elkmont, Alabama. Don’t believe me on the tiny part? At the time of the last census there were 470 people living there. Doesn’t that just illicit an awwww from you? I wasn’t interested in the number of people living there so much as I was(…)
There is a whole wonderland to explore at the Huntsville Botanical Garden! “Experience Wonderland — take a tumble down the rabbit hole and explore Alice’s Garden of Wonders,” a new exhibit at The Garden, and you’ll have fun seeing the many characters throughout the property. We took a special map from the front desk and(…)
Rocket City Mom works hard to find you fun and cost-effective ways to spend time with your family. This weekend, my sons and I explored a seriously nifty thing to do on a Saturday night. The Von Braun Astronomical Society (VBAS) presents public shows at the planetarium on Monte Sano every Saturday night throughout the(…)
Like many parents, I was somehow caught by surprise when Spring Break rolled around. In my defense, it was the first time I had a school-aged child that was suddenly home for Spring Break. (And in the “no defense” corner – Rocket City Mom TRIED to warn me!) Our Monday had me worried for the(…)