Posts Tagged ‘B metro Magazine’

Space One Eleven

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Where people and art and people meet words and photos by Beau Gustafson Margot Wade, a teacher and education coordinator at Space One Eleven, says “this is what it is like here. We provide a nurturing/learning environment and the kids create art and solve problems. Everybody thinks and communicates differently and if you nurture and… Read More


Friday, February 1st, 2013

Noodled Words by Brett Levine Photography by Beth Dreiling Hontzas Recipes and food styling by Lily Plauché Styling by Annie Hall Pasta is one of the ultimate comfort foods. Whether it is linguine with a simple tomato basil sauce, gnocci with mushrooms and cream sauce, or a ricotta ravioli, pastas have the flavors and textures… Read More

Out of Alabama

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Out of Alabama And Into a New Life in Africa with the Baba Boys by Tom Wofford, Wedding portrait by David Bley There’s a blur of activity that surrounds almost every wedding, but Ben and Rachael Stanton’s January 7 nuptials took place amidst a particularly intense flurry. Ben didn’t arrive in Birmingham until Christmas Eve,… Read More

Where the Heart is

Friday, February 1st, 2013

One local family crusades for their son, and reminds us all how important heart health is to the health of any family. Written by Rosalind Fournier, Photography by Beau Gustafson When Terri and Matt Carlson arrived at Citizens Baptist Medical Center in Talladega on September 14, 2010 for the delivery of their first child, Harrison,… Read More

Eat This: Jackson’s Bar and Bistro’s Shrimp & Grits

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Each sip of the cocktail is tangy, piquant, and boasts intense cranberry flavors—adding a delightful acidity to the shrimp.

Proper Presentation

Friday, February 1st, 2013

The Moscow Mule is served in a copper cup. by Jan Walsh     Photography by Beau Gustafson The Moscow Mule is an all-American cocktail. This vodka, ginger beer, and lime juice mixture is properly presented at 41st Street Pub and Aircraft Sales on the rocks in a copper mug. The heat of the ginger… Read More

Room with a view

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Written and photographed by Graham Yelton Chris Jones admits that when he bought his home in 2007, the house itself had nothing to do with it. The dated, hilltop home in Crestwood was full of linoleum, brass fixtures and small rooms. It was also full of structural problems. However, the home had one redeeming quality… Read More

B-There! The FACES Party | Lucinda Williams | Songs of Freedom

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

B-There! The FACES Party | Lucinda Williams | Songs of Freedom Click here Upcoming  Metro Events    1/16/13 – 1/22/13 Hello!!   This edition of B-There features the best of this week’s events and destinations in and around the city.  We’re celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights movement, Dancing Across Birmingham and recognizing FACES… Read More

B-There! Brewnanza | Black, Blue & White | MLK Unity Walk

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

B-There! Brewnanza | Black & White & Blues | MLK Unity Walk Having trouble viewing this email? Click here Upcoming Metro Events 1/09/13 – 1/15/13 Hello!! This edition of B-There features the best of this week’s events and destinations in and around the city.   Whether you’re browsing Brewnanza, walking for MLK Unity or running with a… Read More

Tuna Taco

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

Sol y Luna’s Alex Castro prepares a light and lean new dish. By Jan Walsh     Photography by Beau Gustafson Executive chef, Alex Castro sears a new dish at the new Sol y Luna—Yellowfin Tuna with jicama tostada, topped with watermelon and mango salsa and spicy chipotle creamy sauce. And this Tuna Taco is not the… Read More

Asian Rim: Kaleidoscopic Sushi, Exotic Entrees

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

Asian Rim delights serious sushi lovers and those who aren’t.