Archive for October, 2014


B-There! Halloween 2014 Edition

Friday, October 31st, 2014

10/29-11/4/14: Get into the Halloween spirit with our bubbling cauldron of local festivities.

The Reluctant Step-Children | A Different Kind of Friend | Out of “Step”

Friday, October 31st, 2014

The Reluctant Step-Children Dear Micah, I am getting married in a few months to a man I truly love. My problem? My kids can’t stand him. I have three boys (14, 10, 8) and they don’t like him at all. I think it’s because they love their dad so much. They have a really close… Read More

The Reluctant Step-Children | A Different Kind of Friend | Out of “Step”

Friday, October 31st, 2014

The Reluctant Step-Children Dear Micah, I am getting married in a few months to a man I truly love. My problem? My kids can’t stand him. I have three boys (14, 10, 8) and they don’t like him at all. I think it’s because they love their dad so much. They have a really close… Read More

Chat With Charlie

Friday, October 31st, 2014

Each week, we’ll be chatting with Charlie Thigpen, B-Metro’s exclusive garden columnist, former garden expert at Southern Living, and the owner of Charlie Thigpen’s Garden Gallery in Pepper Place, on his top gardening tips for seasoned and novice gardeners alike.

B-There! Dalai Lama | Ghost Storytelling | Magic City Classic

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

10/22-10/28/14: Leave the spooky spirits behind–we’ve got Halloween fun for the whole family in this week’s B-There.

Fire-Roasted Okra and Padron Peppers with Marinated Farmhouse Cheese

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

This vegetarian dish brings together fresh fall ingredients and is bursting with flavor.

Etched in Stone

Friday, October 17th, 2014

“I majored in music with the intention of singing light opera professionally. Because a cute guy invited me to see the pieces he was making in his ceramics class in the art building, I switched to a fine arts major and the rest is ceramic history.”

Whatever whatever you want to

Friday, October 17th, 2014

The B-Metro Pink Party 2014

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

We teamed up with Susan G. Komen of North Central Alabama on September 25 at Aloft Hotels in Soho for our annual Pink Party for breast cancer awareness. Check out photos from our 2014 event here!

Beyond Bacon

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

In this year’s highly anticipated “What’s Hot” culinary forecast, the National Restaurant Association reported that nationwide, chefs ranked “house-cured meats and charcuterie” as the trendiest appetizer.

B-There! Trick or Trot | Jewish Food Festival | Fall Plant Sale

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

10/15-10/21/14: Get a taste of Birmingham with these festive events that celebrate the fall season.