Archive for May, 2013


One-on-One: Ty Taylor & Hannah Black

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013

This month’s one on one was a spirited conversation between a public relations specialist and an actor turned restaurateur. Ty Taylor is the owner, operator, and manager for Pinches Tacos, a Mexican restaurant in Homewood with three other locations in California. Taylor was instrumental in bringing the California-based taqueria to downtown Homewood’s Hallman Hill complex…. Read More

2013 Women of Power

Monday, May 6th, 2013

Sense of Community

Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

Sense of Community Little Savannah has turned their Community Farm Table into an opportunity to bring diners closer to their food and their city. Photography by Lindsey Griffin Little Savannah has turned Wednesday night into something special at the Forest Park restaurant. Little  Savannah has hand selected local “celeb” chefs, farmers, breweries, and wineries to help… Read More

B-Yourself: Diana Brewer

Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

Peace, Love & Dog Paws Restoring Hope and Redefining Rescue, One Dog at a Time! Interview and photograph by Angela Karen Name: Diana L. Brewer Hometown: Trussville, AL Age: 33 How many dogs have you saved/placed in the past three years? As of April 5, 2013, we have saved 258 pets, mainly dogs, but there… Read More

Labors of Love

Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

Labors of Love Sharing the city from the heart–and the keyboard. by André Natta Everywhere you turn in Birmingham you can find digital outlets staking their claims to a piece of the content-consuming pie. It’s become extremely easy to launch a site, or a profile on a social network. The lesson many are learning is… Read More

Bistro 218: A French Affair

Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

Bistro 218 incorporates local and regional food products with the culinary styles of traditional French Bistro and modern American.

Spectacular Sushi

Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

Spectacular Sushi Asian Rim Sushi Company creates a special roll just for you. By Jan Walsh Photography by Beau Gustafson Making sushi is not something that many home cooks want to tackle. It takes skills that must be honed and ingredients that are not readily available. But if you are a sushi lover and want… Read More

By the Glass

Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

By The Glass Discover awesome new pours at The Wine Loft By Jan Walsh,  Photography by Beau Gustafson Mike Dunnavant keeps the wine and his passion for it flowing at The Wine Loft. Every time I stop in, he has new and interesting wines on his glass list. And tonight is no exception. Seated on… Read More

Pair This: La Dolce Vita’s Meatball Pizza & Querceto Chianti Classico

Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

La Dolce Vita is known for its scrumptious Italian fare. And today we lunch here, pairing pizza made from scratch with wines to match.

Go Local

Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

Go Local Much to enjoy with the local music scene. by John D The Music Festival season is officially in full swing with the arrival of May. The closest, and most dear to people in Birmingham (because the festival actually takes place in Alabama) is The Hangout, May 17–19, in Gulf Shores. Spring has sprung… Read More

HELP! I can’t do this on my own!

Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

by Amanda LeBlanc There isn’t a day that goes by that I don’t get asked from one person or another, “Why can’t I do this myself?”  Of course, I’m talking about organizing and clearing the clutter from your life. I think there is a misunderstanding that organizing is some natural innate ability, especially among women…. Read More