B-metro - The magazine of metro Birmingham living


Dream Home: Diamond in the Bluff

A historic Bluff Park home made beautiful again.

Written by Lindsey Osborne
Photography by Edward Badham

Catch the Wave with the HEAL Movement

Former world champion jet ski racer Christy Swaid empowers kids to make healthy changes in their lives.

Written by Lindsey Osborne
Photo by Beau Gustafson

Power of Women 2016

Let’s hear it for the girls. Meet the women who are changing the world, starting in Birmingham.

Where the Green Grass Grows: Spencer Farm

Spencer Farm, located in Marion Junction, Alabama, invites us to experience a new way of life.

Written by Charlie and Nancy Hartness
Photography by Jerry Siegel

You Lucky Dog: Rescue Dogs and Families That Love Them

Rescue dogs and the families that love them.

Written by Katie Turpen
Photography by Liesa Cole

Sweet as Honey: Greek Pastries Recipes

What sweeter than the delights of honey found in traditional Greek pastries? Check out our three delicious recipes.

Produced by Brett Levine
Food Styling by Lily Plauché
Photography by Becky Stayner

Yellowhammer Plants a Seed in the Black Belt

The Yellowhammer Learning Program, based in the heart of the Alabama Black Belt, is creating a brighter future for young minds.

Written and photographed by Catherine Pittman Smith

The Right Story

When Amy Bickers couldn’t find the book she needed—one about how to move forward after witnessing suicide—she decided to write it.

Written by Lindsey Osborne

Ever Loyal

Timothy Alexander’s stouthearted faith beats on.

Written by Jan Walsh
Photography by Beau Gustafson

Build Like a Girl

Ophelia Johnson is shattering stereotypes in the field of engineering and inspiring other girls to do the same.

Written by Jesse Chambers
Photo by Beau Gustafson

Everything Delicious

Black Sheep Kitchen has a mission: the family dinner done well.

Written by Lindsey Osborne
Photography by Beau Gustafson