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2014 Beauty Book

Our annual beauty publication features the latest in local health + beauty, plus the 10 Most Beautiful Women in Birmingham.

One on One: Milo Beloved and Carrie Montgomery

Milo Beloved, owner of Harold & MOD, and Carrie Montgomery, Development Events Manager at the Birmingham Museum of Art, speak about their experiences with creating arts, cultural events, and shopping in downtown Birmingham.

A Rustle in the Woods

This is a rustic-meets-modern hunting lodge and weekend home an hour outside Birmingham that Tent Shop Design completed just over two years ago. Set on a hill overlooking a man-made lake, the lodge blends seamlessly into the Alabama landscape.

The Fight

In his new book, Positive, Dr. Michael Saag shares his experiences as a leader in the fight against HIV/AIDS.

Introduction by Lindsey Lowe
Portrait by Art Meripol

Hope for Carly

Dustin Chandler fights to legalize medicinal marijuana in the state of Alabama to give his daughter another chance.
Written by Lindsey Lowe
Photos By Arik Sokol

You are cordially invited to attend the marriage of…

On the pages that follow, we share a pair of weddings that each shows just how diverse nuptials can be. In one, cultures come together to tie the knot; the second is an intimate garden ceremony. Both are perfect ways to say “I do.”

The Woodsmen

Tim Tingle and Andy Cummings see the life in dying trees.

Written by Gabby Bates
Photographed by Liesa Cole

The Truth About Diabetes

One man shares his family’s struggle with the most common chronic disease in America.
Written by Loyd McIntosh

Everybody Dance Now

DANCEe Presents Second Glimpse
Written and Photographed by Edward Badham

The Road to Wellness

Dr. Farah Sultan’s belief in a holistic approach to wellness stems from a lifetime of observation.
By Joe O’Donnell
Photo by Beau Gustafson

The Art of Medicine

Dr. Daniel Rousso’s fascination with the artistic played a major role in his life’s work.

By Joe O’Donnell
Photo by Chuck St. John