Archive for November, 2012


Hand in Glove: Pallet Harvesting

Friday, November 30th, 2012

A big part of building Hand in Glove is to do so creatively, minimally, economically. I knew we wanted to clad one significant wall with weathered wood. We had referenced this both visually and in words in the idea book we had assembled about the project. In passing, Cathy Fingerman of B-metro mentioned that she… Read More

They Won’t Be Home For Christmas

Friday, November 30th, 2012

They Won’t Be Home For Christmas Dear Ask Micah, Tell me what I am supposed to do with my anger and bitterness this Christmas? I’m divorced with two children and this is the year he gets to have them on Christmas morning. I have cried every day over it. I have begged him to let… Read More

Your Photo Can Win $100! Send Us Your “One Shot”!

Friday, November 30th, 2012

Did you photograph a perfect  moment or event in the last month that tells a Birmingham story? Did you capture a “slice of life” image that shares a special moment or event in the metro area? Share it with us! You may have our ‘ONE SHOT’ for an upcoming issue! Send us  your best  image… Read More

B-There! Duncan Sheik | El Pueblo | Arlington by Candlelight

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

B-There! Duncan Sheik | El Pueblo | Arlington by Candlelight Having trouble viewing this email? Click here Upcoming Metro Events 11/28/12 – 12/4/12 Hello!! This edition of B-There features the best of events and destinations in and around the city this week. Light up the weekend with candlelight at Historic Arlington, the Sunset Sessions at WorkPlay,… Read More

Hand in Glove: Playing Amateur Architect

Monday, November 26th, 2012

I have been dreaming of this house for years and now it is finally coming to fruition. I have known I wanted to create a place that would allow us to get away, to casually entertain family and friends, to take on new hobbies (chicken raising, boating, hiking) and indulge in existing ones (home design,… Read More

B-There! Wine & Cheese Ruffner Hike | St. Paul & the Broken Bones

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

Having trouble viewing this email? Click here Upcoming  Metro Events    11/21/12 – 11/27/12 Hello!!   This edition of B-There features the best of events and destinations in and around the city this week.  After Thanksgiving feasts, you can make your move! Juke with Japandroids, run Montclair, stroll Turkey Creek or hike Ruffner! Just mark your… Read More

Hand in Glove: Country Boys

Thursday, November 15th, 2012

In returning to Alabama, I have become accustomed to men who believe camouflage anything is a fashion statement, use Bubba as a term of endearment and think macaroni and cheese is a vegetable. I have loved the opportunity to re-acclimate to everything Southern. But it has only been since I have undertaken the “Hand in… Read More

B-There! The Market | Crimson & Orange | Handel’s Messiah

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

Having trouble viewing this email? Click here Upcoming  Metro Events    11/14/12 – 11/20/12 Hello!!   This edition of B-There features the best of events and destinations in and around the city this week. Everything from Handel’s Messiah to a Half-Marathon, from Hogwarts to Holiday events warm up your weekend as the temperatures drop! Just mark… Read More

Family Inheritance | Busybody Neighbor | Drop the hint

Monday, November 12th, 2012

Dear Ask Micah, I have three children. Meg (I’ve changed the names and some of the sexes for anonymity) is very close to us. Lives nearby, visits all the time, calls every day. Jessie lives in town as well but we rarely see her. She calls some, but not with reliable frequency. Jason moved out… Read More

B-There! Veterans Day in B’ham | King Lear | Illuminations Ball

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

Having trouble viewing this email? Click here Upcoming Metro Events 11/7/12 – 11/13/12 Hello!! This edition of B-There features the best of events and destinations in and around the city. This is the week to salute our Veterans, save a seat for music and dance, and shop early for the holidays! Just mark your calendar and… Read More

B-Yourself: Lizzie Clark

Sunday, November 4th, 2012

Love One Another and Never Give Up Name: Lizzie Clark Age: 9 Hometown: Pell City, Ala. School: Eden Elementary Grade: Fourth Motto: “Never give up.” Favorite past time: Going to the beach. Favorite time of year: Summer. Summertime means more swimming, dancing and gymnastics. What do you want to be when you grow up: A… Read More