Birmingham sparks attention from Nylon magazine

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Photo via Twitter.

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”

Highlands Bar and Grill named one of America’s top restaurants by Eater

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Highlands Bar and Grill. Photo via Trip Advisor.

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”

Support oyster shell recycling and clean water this week at Good People

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Good People Brewing Company is supporting the Alabama Coastal Foundation to week – Photo by Pat Byington, Bham Now

This week, the Alabama Coastal Foundation is asking people to “Connect to Your Coast” by dropping in at Good People Brewing Company and having a pint or two of Good People’s Urban Farmer.

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Dining out with Comedienne Joy kicks off first food bus tour through Birmingham

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Photo Courtesy of Comedienne Joy

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”

World Sandwich Day, a few Birmingham sandwich shops in honor of favorite easy meal

World Sandwich Day
Everyone loves a grilled cheese. Via- kidschoice.com.

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”

Moss Rock Festival smart-living, art + design November 4 & 5

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Laura Walker’s whimsical art at Moss Rock Festival. Via – Moss Rock.
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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!

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Lucky Cat Rolled Creams co-founder Hannah Slamen has advice for startups

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Get hyped for Mexican chocolate, churros, and ice cream, all rolled into one dessert! – via facebook

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”