Extended holiday breaks. If you’ve got an adult that can stay home with the kids (and that’s a big if) they can be wonderful and relaxing and full of family fun. But then…(it’s not just me, right?) the malaise starts to set in. Then the sibling fights, then the yelling. Maybe you NEED childcare, maybe(…)
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Believe it or not, here they come! Before you know it, it will be time to put up the tree, light the candles, and celebrate the seasons. For this reason alone we’ve put together the ULTIMATE Bucket List for Christmas and holiday activities your family can enjoy in Huntsville – some are even starting this week! How many(…)
With Halloween out of the way, it’s full-on turkey season at our house. Autumn decorations are gracing our mantel, and I’ve already started drooling as I dream of Thanksgiving dinner. Nothing says fall to children like harvest-inspired art projects, and this cute corncob is no exception! Bubble wrap is the secret ingredient; using it to(…)
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What a week! If you’re like me and spent it mostly in a sugar-rush thanks to helping myself to my kids’ Halloween loot, you just might have the energy to do all the activities we picked below. If it’s fun, free/cheap, in Huntsville or North Alabama, and family-friendly, it’s kind of our thing. You might(…)
Like most parents, I worry about my child’s health—more specifically about his eating habits since he basically only eats about a dozen foods and won’t try anything new. Well, it turns out there is a local program where kids have fun while learning about exercise and healthy food choices. It’s called Savvy Kids Fitness, and(…)
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The definitive guide to family-friendly holiday fun in Huntsville, Madison, and Madison County (and sometimes even further). Do you need Santa photos? We’ve got ‘em. Do you like holiday parades, Christmas pageants, tree lightings? We’ve got those too. Along with holiday concerts, sing-a-longs, light shows and more. PLUS, plenty of options for active holiday play because sometimes the kids need to run some energy off. Finally, we’ve listed many of our favorite charities and hope you’ll consider carving out a little time for giving back too.
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Here at Rocket City Mom, there’s nothing we love more than our readers. You’re the reason our little site exists, the wind beneath our wings if you will. And we like to see you happy and win free things. That’s why we’re welcoming the holiday season with a Giveaway series that’s bigger and better than(…)
The holiday season is a wonderful time of year to teach children about the joy of giving as well as receiving.