Activities Fair Helps Local Parents Prepare for Summer

Activities Fair Helps Local Parents Prepare for Summer

Summer. Six little letters that bring a smile to every child’s face. As we soldier on through these last days of winter (with small sneak peeks of spring on the weekends) it may seem like long sunny days are far, far away but parents know they are here VERY soon and you had better be(…)

Spring Plays & Performances in Huntsville

Spring Plays & Performances in Huntsville

When Spring is in the air, there’s always a good show to be seen. Take a look at our local list of kid-friendly plays and performances in Huntsville and Madison County! Raptor Show When: March 26 at 11:00AM and 1:00PM Where: Huntsville Botanical Gardens Amphitheatre (map) Cost: $2 per person, plus Garden admission for non-members(…)

Sunday Suppers Around the Table

Sunday Suppers Around the Table

In the fast paced world in which we live, family gatherings are a lost art among the majority of us. I don’t need to sit here and remind any one of you how busy we all are. Between soccer practice, homework, dance class, doctor’s appointments and ‘Oh yeah mom, I have to have a green(…)

When Is It Time for a Child’s First Phone?

When Is It Time for a Child’s First Phone?

Childhood’s exit is a thousand tiny deaths. For example, it gets steadily harder to generate a truly quizzical look on your child’s face. I got one of the best ones ever when Nathan was 9 or so. Nathan (hopefully): “Dad, how old were you when you got your first cell phone?” Bo (casually): “Oh, about(…)

Weekend Roundup March 13-16

Weekend Roundup March 13-16

Another Thursday is upon us and that means it’s almost the WEEKEND. As we have done since late 2010 we’ve rounded up our top picks for free and cheap family fun but don’t just take our word for it.  Our Event Calendar is brimming with outings this weekend and you want to be sure to check(…)

5 Signs You Need a DSLR Class

5 Signs You Need a DSLR Class

Digital cameras have become so ubiquitous in our culture that it seems impossible that a single moment of anyone’s life might go undocumented. New moms are especially guilty of this, and why not? There is nothing more precious (or adorable) in this world than a baby. So it’s understandable that you want to capture all(…)

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