Should You Drive the Ford Escape or Ford Edge?

2017 Ford Edge
Choosing your next SUV can be a challenge, even if you already know that you want to drive a Ford. Since the Ford lineup includes multiple choices, there is one for everyone’s needs. However, you will still need to do some research to select the right one. Both the Ford... [read more]

Join the YMCA for Free Until February!

Why the Y? There's no better time to join the YMCA of Greater Birmingham than right now. Between now and January 31, new members join for free until February. New members also receive a $50 program credit and access to all 10 of our Birmingham area locations. Nothing Due Until February 1,... [read more]

Best Dessert Places in the Hoover Area

Looking to satisfy your sweet tooth in the Hoover area? We've got you covered. Check out our list of the top 4 dessert places in the Hoover area! La Sabrosita To get some of the best ice cream and sorbet in town, you'll have to visit La Sabrosita! They are located at 3730 Lorna... [read more]

Ford Fusion and Escape Get a Boost in Sound

Ford Fusion Escape Hoover
Listen to music in the 2017 Ford Fusion or Escape and you may notice something different. The FM radio has gotten much clearer and enjoyable overall. The secret to this is several audio improvements, including the addition of dual FM radio receivers to the models. How Dual FM Radio Reception Works The... [read more]

Must-Have Accessories for Your F-150

F-150 Accessories Alabama
In addition to the various trims, cabin sizes, truck bed lengths, and engines, the Ford F-150 offers plenty of ways to customize it with accessories. There are dozens of available accessories for the F-150, but you should always opt for the genuine products from Ford. These will have a guarantee... [read more]

Shop at These Local Hoover Boutiques

There are several local Hoover boutiques where you can find the Christmas gift you've been searching for! Lily Magnolia Boutique Lily Magnolia Boutique, located at the Riverchase Galleria in Hoover, AL, is a small locally owned business that was born in Alabama, sells goods made in Alabama, and supports the local Alabama... [read more]

Which Is Better? 2016 Ford Focus vs. 2016 Kia Forte

2016 Ford Focus Kia Forte Alabama
Since the Focus took over the role of the Ford Escort, it has more than lived up to the challenge. The 2016 Ford Focus is frequently compared with the 2016 Kia Forte since both are compacts with plenty of great features and excellent efficiency. To figure out which model is... [read more]

Nature Hot-Spots in Hoover, AL

Living in Hoover and looking for a reason to go explore? Check out these nature hot-spots in town that you should visit today! Aldridge Gardens Aldridge Gardens is a 30-acre woodland garden featuring hydrangeas nestled in the heart of Hoover. For many years the property was the home of noted nurseryman Eddie... [read more]

Where to Do Your Holiday Shopping in Birmingham

There are several destinations in Birmingham that you can visit to get those last-minute Christmas gifts. Check out our list of the best places in town to do your holiday shopping! The Summit This open-air shopping center offers a mix of upscale merchants and restaurants, many of which have their sole Alabama location there. The... [read more]

Don’t Miss the Holiday Art Crawl!

Do you have plans this weekend? Swing by and finish your holiday shopping with Bham makers + shakers in Sak's Plaza! Holiday Art Crawl The Birmingham Art Crawl is coming to The Summit! You will not want to miss out on this day of holiday fun and shopping. Hosted in Saks Plaza,... [read more]