Posts Tagged ‘B metro Magazine’


Italian Fizz

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

Cleto Chiarli’s Lambrusco wines add a little fizz to my life. by Jan Walsh     Photography by Beau Gustafson Lambrusco is renowned for its natural fizziness that results in slightly sparkling wines. And with 150 years of know-how and tradition, Cleto Chiarli makes lovely Lambrusco wines. From the minerality of Sorbara to the fruitiness of the… Read More

Eat This: Mix Bakery’s Power Salad

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

Found atop their lunch menu in the “fitness menu” section, the Power Salad is a delicious and healthy, chilled dish.

10 Spots: My Favorite Places

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

10 SPOTS:  My favorite places by Kathy G This was a hard assignment because there are so many wonderful places to dine in Birmingham. In fact, I think we have the very best “culinary scene” in the South. I love to support the local restaurants and am so proud of their connection of farm to… Read More

Happy New and Organized Year!

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

It only takes fifteen minutes to make a difference. by Amanda LeBlanc Here it is, another year. Even though I am against New Year’s resolutions, I know that many of you make them and even more of you break them! Since there are a lot of people who make getting organized their New Year resolution,… Read More

How Will We Move Forward?

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

How will we move forward? By Andre Natta I’d originally intended to write a “year in preview” this month, seeking out predictions from some of the most active folks in our digital sphere and offering a few of my own. Then I realized that it makes more sense to make your future instead of trying… Read More

A No Excuse New Year

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

Start this year fresh. Start it right. By April Jones New Year’s….just saying it brings about a sense of excitement, hope and promise. There is something so gratifying to closing a year, whether good or bad, and beginning a new one. We celebrate the arrival with glitter and glamor, champagne and noise makers. It’s like… Read More

B-Yourself: Courtney Lynn Gullung

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

Name: Courtney Lynn Gullung Age: 34 Hometown: Jackson, MS Occupation: Registered Nurse and Chauffeur Fave past time with the girls: The girls and I are big homebodies.  We are happiest together at home, piled up together in my bed, lights out watching a movie and eating popcorn. How long have you all been training? I… Read More

Creating Useable and Functional Landscape

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

It all starts with a good plan. by Charlie Thigpen It’s a New Year and the perfect time to reflect on your landscape. Are you happy with the way it looks? Does it fit the needs of your family? When you buy a house you also buy a yard, so make your landscape an extension… Read More

Finding my Inner Cowgirl

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

Now that is a vacation. by Cherri Ellis The funny thing about writing for a magazine: I am always projecting myself into the future or the past. If I’m not dredging up some memory for re-evaluation, I’m trying to make a deadline for an issue that will hit the stands the following month. That explains… Read More

The Year of Gratitude

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

The Glamorous Life: The Year of Gratitude by Lee Ann “Sunny” Brown Well, it looks like we made it! The fact that you are reading this indicates that we did, in fact, survive the Mayan Apocalypse of 12-21-12, or you did, anyway. Hopefully, I did, too. I actually have a feeling that getting through that… Read More

Make Some Noise for the New Year

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

Where to go and what to hear. by John D For those of you looking for an album of the month, i.e. the album I can’t stop listening to and the album I am listening to as I write this column, there is not one. There is a good reason for this. It seems that… Read More