As a Birmingham history nerd, I love seeing the business signs painted on the sides of old buildings. However, these signs fade over time. That’s where Shawn Fitzwater, Birmingham’s ghost sign painter, comes in.Continue reading “Meet Shawn Fitzwater, the artist restoring Homewood’s “ghost sign””
The countdown to Thanksgiving is on, which means it’s time for the biggest and oldest food debate to grace the table—dressing versus stuffing. Read on to find out if there’s truly a different between the two terms, plus some delicious spots in Birmingham where you can order it.Continue reading “The Thanksgiving debate: dressing versus stuffing. Plus 5 places in Birmingham to get your dressing fix.”
Santa’s coming! Santa’s coming! The jolly toy maker will be making appearances across Birmingham in the coming weeks. Below are the spots to find him.Continue reading “Ho! Ho! Ho! 8 places to find Santa in the Birmingham area”
Who doesn’t love Thanksgiving dinner? The food, family, friends and football—which in Alabama, of course, includes a little rivalry talk about the Iron Bowl.
Are you looking for food allergy friendly restaurants in Birmingham? Not only do these restaurants provide allergy-free foods—they serve a slice of the ordinary, a plate of belonging, and a rare opportunity to feel like a normal person in a restaurant.
Here are our top 10 picks for food allergy friendly spots in Birmingham.Continue reading “10 food allergy friendly restaurants in Birmingham”
About a decade ago, Tim Meehan inherited the Homewood home where he grew up. To update the home his parents bought back in 1957, he reached out to Closets by Design to design and build a new entertainment center.
This entertainment center helped provide the centerpiece of a home-wide renovation that’s bringing all the charm of his childhood home into 2019. Need a project done for your home? Check out Closets by Design.Continue reading “3 ways a built-in entertainment center can jazz up your Birmingham home”
Meals on Wheels works diligently to serve homebound seniors throughout Jefferson County by delivering hot meals and providing safety checks five days a week to qualified individuals who are unable to shop for groceries or prepare meals for themselves.Continue reading “Change lives by volunteering with Meals on Wheels in Birmingham – Find out how”
Birmingham, beer and bunnies have a lot more in common with each other than you might think. To see how, I sat down with Connie Cowan from the Alabama Rabbit Rescue at their event “Brews for Bunnies” — hosted by TrimTab Brewery.
If any of those three words above interest you, keep reading to learn more about the local nonprofit.Continue reading “Birmingham bunnies hop to the occasion”
Hang out with us as Bham Nower Chaise shows you 6 museums in the city that bring people to Birmingham from all over the world.
Check out this video! ⬇️Continue reading “Tag along with Bham Now to 6 of Birmingham’s coolest museums (VIDEO)”
Birmingham’s Five Points South is hoppin’ right now. See below for the scoop on all the new eats and recent openings!Continue reading “A guide to the latest in Five Points South, including a ‘90s themed bar and ‘80s chicken joint”
The holiday season is alive in the Magic City. If you’re looking for the perfect way to get into the spirit, consider these day trips within two hours of Birmingham.Continue reading “4 holiday trips to take within 2 hours of Birmingham, including Little River Canyon”
Wine connoisseurs rejoice!
Finch Fine Wines held it’s grand opening and ribbon cutting on November 19 at the Mountain Brook Plaza ( 2737 U.S. Highway 280 South) in front of an overflowing crowd with Mountain Brook Mayor Stewart Welch in attendance.
I have always been a fan of seafood. Thankfully, Birmingham is home to several wonderful seafood establishments. Read on to learn about some in town.Continue reading “5 seafood restaurants you have to discover in Birmingham, including Ocean”
But before you hit up T.J. Maxx for decor, let’s look at what opening up your home entails.Continue reading “Thinking about renting your Birmingham home on Airbnb? See what you need to know beforehand!”
It’s time to find out who’s hiring in Birmingham. We have 30 great career opportunities this week, so be sure to click that apply button and land that new job!Continue reading “Job hunting? Here are 30 companies hiring in Birmingham, including Another Broken Egg Cafe and Encompass Health”