Big things are always happening in Birmingham. From a world-praised culinary scene and incredible art museums and galleries to unique, locally-owned shops and more, something new is always taking shape before our eyes. Birmingham has always been several steps ahead of most cities in the state of Alabama, and while locals have always known about the many treasures this town has to offer, the world is finally starting to truly take notice and realize, hey, that place is really cool! Continue reading “Birmingham sparks attention from Nylon magazine”
Its almost that time of year again! Whether you shout War Eagle or Roll Tide, Birmingham loves the Iron Bowl! Here are a few great places in Birmingham to watch Alabama and Auburn go head to head, on Sat, Nov. 25. Continue reading “Birmingham Iron Bowl watch-party venues and specials”
Highlands Bar and Grill, located in Birmingham’s Five Points Southside neighborhood, has been selected as one of the 38 best restaurants in America for 2017 by influential food and dining website, Eater. This makes two years in a row that Highlands has received the honor. Continue reading “Highlands Bar and Grill named one of America’s top restaurants by Eater”
Aldi, German owned discount grocer, is opening its second Birmingham store. The new store on 280 will be the ninth one in the metro area. Bham Now shares some great Aldi shopping “hacks” just in time for holiday shopping.
Comedienne Joy is known for her work as a clean comedian, but did you know she also is a food vlogger with a TV show called Dining Out with Comedienne Joy? She began her TV show, when Joe Lockett of the Joe Lockett Radio Show mentioned to her that she should vlog about the restaurants she visits. She began the TV show last January and things have only taken off from there. Continue reading “Dining out with Comedienne Joy kicks off first food bus tour through Birmingham”
Thanksgiving is just around the corner! Don’t worry if you haven’t started planning yet, Bham Now is here to help with that. This is your Birmingham guide to a hassle-free Thanksgiving.
A beautiful Autumn weekend in Hoover, at Moss Rock Eco-festival.
Just about everyone has their go-to sandwich. Whether the childhood staple of PB & J, the comfort of a grilled-cheese, the classic BLT, to the more exotic, gourmet sandwiches popping up on menus, everyone has a favorite. On WORLD SANDWICH DAY, we take a closer look at this convenient food choice we all take for granted. Continue reading “World Sandwich Day, a few Birmingham sandwich shops in honor of favorite easy meal”
The first weekend in November come and see what Moss Rock Festival is all about!
November 4 & 5, grab your family and friends and discover the eco-creative festival. It’s a hybrid experience with nature, smart-living, art + design at its core…plus there’s great food and music. The weather is supposed to be perfect…perfect for a day outside enjoying this event!
My week has involved drones (I’m finally learning to fly acro! I’m crashing a lot!), eurobeat, interviews, and moving. This week, I’ll replace moving people with events (I hope)! Continue reading “Birmingham Top Eleven(!) November 2nd – 8th”
The much anticipated opening of Hero Donuts in Homewood is happening today.
If it’s not you, it’s someone you know who’s gone ‘gluten free’. Gluten-free of course, is just that: foods and ingredients that do not contain any gluten.
A while back, I reviewed Lucky Cat Rolled Creams. Spoiler: it’s amazing. This weekend, I interviewed Hannah Slamen – one half of the founding couple. She spoke to me about franchising, being spontaneous, starting a small business and more! Let’s get to learning. Continue reading “Lucky Cat Rolled Creams co-founder Hannah Slamen has advice for startups”
Now this doesn’t happen everyday. Vogue Magazine, the leading periodical worldwide for fashion, featured Birmingham as a place to visit.