Ever want to know what the Bham Now team is eating when we’re not busy snappin’ photos and writing stories? We’ve got you covered with six of the best things we ate in July, from barbecue pizza to birria tacos.
La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries of Birmingham is celebrating 28 years of supporting our community and giving back to Ronald McDonald House. Sounds like the best birthday gift, right? We sat down with Curt Morris of La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries of Birmingham to see why being a part of The Magic City means so much.
I might be counting down the days until fall weather, but we’re still in the thick of summer heat. Until then, I’m going to turn the streets of Birmingham into my runway and test out these trends that local boutiques are seeing this summer. Here are the top fashion trends according to the most fashionable folks in the biz.
Do you remember the childhood joy of strolling the Scholastic book fair at school? Even if your days of required school reading are gone, it’s never too late to recapture the magic of reading a book you love. We reached out to Birmingham bookstores and book bloggers for their top summer reading recs—check ’em out.
Ahhh… is there anything better than a warm summer day outside with wine and tasty snacks? If you’re craving a little relaxation (and charcuterie), check out these companies creating luxury pop-up picnics in Birmingham. Then, sit back and let the picnic of your dreams come to you.
Decorating your new home or apartment? Get ready to check out Homewood’s newest retail art and home goods store— CANVAS by Carrie Pittman Hill. We spoke with the artist behind the store to see why this will be a must-visit spot. See what you can expect + make plans to attend the grand opening on Tuesday, August 3.
I look forward to long days soaking in the sun all year, but I’m team sunburn. Whether or not you burn as quickly as I do, it’s important to make sure you’re staying safe and keeping your skin looking its very best. We’ve got ya covered with three top summer skincare tips from Dr. Corey Hartman, MD at Skin Wellness Dermatology. Check ’em out, then make plans for your best summer ever.
Smart shoppers and back-to-school savers, rejoice! The back-to-school tax-free weekend in Alabama starts this Friday, July 16 and ends on Sunday, July 18 at midnight. Keep reading to see what you can save on in the Greater Birmingham Area.
Changing careers can be challenging, but having amazing entrepreneurial skills can help ease the transition. Through the University of Alabama Executive MBA Program, Birmingham native Chris Spann transformed his experience as an Air Force veteran into a successful career at Collins Aerospace. Check it out.
Calling all smart cookies and dessert aficionados: Friday, July 9 is National Sugar Cookie Day. Celebrate by checking out these seven delish Birmingham cookie spots with everything from funfetti cookies to ice cream cookie sandwiches.