Archive for October, 2017


Diamonds Direct Love Story: Jason & Jana

Monday, October 30th, 2017

Jason & Jana: Their Love Was Meant to Be A Diamonds Direct Love Story   After 25 years of being apart from one another, Jason Thornton, 42, and Jana Clark, 41, knew from the moment they reunited that they were meant to be. The journey of these high school sweethearts wasn’t easy, but their love… Read More

Liberty Park Living: Kim Lorberbaum-Fears and Matthew Fears

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017

They were looking for a place close to family and even closer to the ideal of what they always envisioned as the perfect home; Matthew Fears and Kim Lorberbaum-Fears found what they were looking for in Liberty Park. “We were attracted to Liberty Park because of the new homes,” Kim says. “But we first started… Read More

Diamonds Direct Love Story: Chelsea & Kyle

Friday, October 20th, 2017

Chelsea Humphries, 24, and Kyle Dobson, 27, have had their fair share of bumps along the road. But though weekly hour-long drives and long distances have conspired to keep them apart, these obstacles have only strengthened the love and trust between them. This is their love story… How did you two meet? What were your… Read More

Birmingham’s Best Builders: Irwin Brothers Remodeling

Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Irwin Brothers Remodeling Company has been in business since 1977, as a full-service remodeling company. Their goal is to produce a quality job, while making it as pleasant and comfortable for the customer as possible. irwinbrothersremodeling.com  

Birmingham’s Best Builders: Reliable Remodeling

Thursday, October 12th, 2017

The Reliable Process starts with personal involvement and interaction with our clients to arrive at a design, scope and budget that will allow the owner to bring their vision to life.  Our dedication to communication & project management provides a transparent approach that really brings the owner to the table. Owners work in conjunction with… Read More

Meat, Three and Me

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Lunchtime at Ted’s, which sports a new exterior look complete with a mural, is a voyage to an essential part of the heart of the city. Written by Joe O’Donnell *  Photography by Beau Gustafson There is a system. You get a tray. You get your food. You find a table. You pay when you’re done. A… Read More

B Yourself: Juandolyn Fleming

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

“My interest in teaching etiquette began as I entered the workforce and quickly realized that there was a set of social and dining standards everyone followed that I had not been privy to. I learned by studying others and making mistakes. The more I learned, the greater my curiosity became.   As I learned, I would teach… Read More

What’s Fresh

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Squash,Carrot, and Orange Ginger Soup Ingredients: 2 acorn squash, cut in half, seeds and pulp removed                     4 tablespoon unsalted butter 2 cups chopped white or yellow onion 1 1/2 pounds carrots (6-7 large carrots), peeled and sliced thin 1/2 cup fresh squeezed orange juice 1 tablespoon grated… Read More

Taste: Au Courant

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

There is a new chef in town. By Jan Walsh // Photography by Beau Gustafson Satterfield’s Restaurant has welcomed a new executive chef, Tripp Mauldin. Located on Cahaba Heights Road just below The Summit, Satterfield’s is open for dinner Mondays through Saturdays. The People Mauldin stands on the shoulders of executive pastry chef and owner Becky Satterfield…. Read More

Style Icon: Alison Hill

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Written and styled by Tracy James; Photography by Chuck St. John “Southern Praline” and “Buttered Biscuit” were among the blonde wig colors on display when Alison Hill visited Hoover’s Hair Options in the Summer of 2016. No woman expects to have to shop for a wig necessitated by hair loss, especially not at the age… Read More

From his Heart to the Table

Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

Meet Marco Morosini By Rev. Dallas Teague Snider // Photo by Liesa Cole You’ve heard the phrase, “It takes a village.” In the wake of the two recent hurricanes, Harvey and Irma, we have seen this first-hand. Many of us have family or know friends who were impacted by these storms. The emotional, financial and spiritual… Read More