Making a Run For It

Ultramarathoner Micah Morgan is crushing the world’s most intense races.

Why Is Everyone So Damn Mean?

Lately it can feel like society itself is unraveling at the seams, when the news is filled with angry rhetoric, deplorable violence, and dire predictions that the worst is yet to come. And yet there are people among us who continue trying to do the right thing, expecting little in return except maybe the hope of bringing a smile to a person having a rough day or forging an unexpected connection with another human being.

A Higher Calling

Female pastors are breaking through the stained glass ceiling in Birmingham churches.


Style to make the holidays complete.

Home for the Holidays

A couple falls in love with a Mountain Brook home that’s full of old Hollywood glamour—and happens to make the perfect backdrop for a retro holiday celebration. Written by Jane Reynolds; Photography by Edward Badham Danielle and Bart Yancey were perfectly happy with their previous home, which they had rebuilt from the ground up on Shades Crest… Read More

Living in Color

A Vestavia family’s dream home combines warm hospitality with vibrant, contemporary design. 

The Growth of Aesthetics

With a new physician on board and new products, techniques and technology, Dr. Daniel Rousso looks to the future.

The Cheerleader

Cystic fibrosis won’t keep Katie Von Hagel down.

The Fighter

Since 2005, Crys Worley has had 11 non-elective surgeries for multiple medical challenges. How she manages these challenges is a lesson in patience, courage and ultimately believing in yourself.

The Search

A computer scientist turned master diagnostician is leading the quest at UAB to help patients who are losing hope finally find answers.

Squash Sublime

Squash come in seemingly endless varieties. Their bright colors and subtle flavors make them the perfect fall food.