If you’re reading this, hopefully, it’s because you love us, but also because you love Birmingham. You might love it so much you decided to exclusively support local businesses for an entire year as Carrie Rollwagen did.Continue reading “Love shopping local in Birmingham? So does Carrie Rollwagen, author of “The Localist””
No matter what business you’re in, sales is part of it. That’s why you need to know Ryan Robinett, Principal and Founder of Birmingham-based Multiply.
A firm believer that “good salespeople are built, not born,” Robinett helps companies do more than they ever thought possible with the sales teams they have. Check out Multiply, or keep reading to find out more.Read more
Raise your hand if you love Amazon as much as I do! 🙋🏾 The online retail giant is set to open its $325 million fulfillment center in Bessemer this March. The best news—they’re hiring.Continue reading “Amazon in Bessemer is hiring. Here’s how to apply!”
January is officially Human Trafficking Awareness Month in Birmingham. It’s not the only city to face this issue, but Birmingham does have some dedicated groups committed to stopping the crime in our city.
The Junior League of Birmingham Anti-Human Trafficking Committee is educating the public about this pressing issue, including the signs and best ways to respond if you see something suspicious. Plus, take a look at the free event JLB is hosting to help you prevent human trafficking.Continue reading “It’s Human Trafficking Awareness Month. Here’s what you can do in Birmingham.”
Get money in your bank account and support a local Birmingham company at the same time! Sounds too good to be true? I thought so, too—so I tried it for myself. Find out how. ⬇️Continue reading “Convert gift cards to cash with Prepaid2Cash in Birmingham”
Popular Birmingham food truck Little London Kitchen serves up the best flavors and traditions from across the pond. They’ve gained dedicated fans all across the city since their opening, and they just announced their latest project—a new pub.
The Little London will open in Homewood later this year. Check it out!Continue reading “NEW OPENING! The Little London is coming to Homewood”
Things are always a little darker and a little less healthy in Birmingham without the presence of the Pepper Place farmers’ market. Lucky for us, the indoor market is opening this Saturday, January 18 from 7AM to 12PM.Continue reading “The Market at Pepper Place indoor farmers market opens this Saturday, Jan. 18. Here are some vendors you’ll see!”
Homewood continues to thrive! This popular area just south of Birmingham proper has been expanding for a while now, and it looks like they’re not slowing down anytime soon.Continue reading “5 openings + expansions coming to Homewood, including Neighborhood Nutrition”
Bywater Oyster Bar and Grill opened in Helena just a few weeks ago, but they already have over 40 rave reviews on Facebook. Central Alabama residents are FANS of the food at this new seafood restaurant. Find out why!Continue reading “People are raving about Helena’s newest seafood joint, Bywater Oyster Bar & Grill”
Sugar cravings…you haven’t seen anything yet. Prepare to SMOOSH them! Smoosh Cookies opens Saturday, January 11 at Stadium Trace in Hoover.Continue reading “Smoosh Cookies opens first Alabama location, Jan. 11, at Stadium Trace in Hoover”
I didn’t even think my eyes were capable of opening before 6AM, but Orangetheory is all about pushing yourself. I can honestly say after a workout with Orangetheory, you will come to work in the best mood.
Since I did all the heavy lifting (literally) for you, take a look at what you can expect the first time you take a class. Also, find out how you can win big with Orangetheory’s three month Transformation Challenge.Continue reading “I took 6AM classes at Orangetheory and it transformed my entire week. Here’s what I learned.”
The city of Birmingham has made major strides these past few years. There’s no denying that big things are coming to the Magic City!
Last year, Mayor Randall Woodfin introduced the city to the Birmingham Inclusive Growth (BIG) Partnership. This city-inspired, community-focused initiative aims to improve the quality of residents’ lives and produce tangible returns for investors.Read more
Everyone is making moves in the new year, including one of our favorite vintage stores, Manitou Supply. At the end of the month, the store will close its Avondale location as they move forward with plans to refresh and rebrand.Continue reading “Birmingham vintage store, Manitou Supply, begins plans to rebrand its shop”
Birmingham business is booming. Here’s a look back at some of the biggest Birmingham openings from 2019. Plus, look ahead at the most anticipated openings coming in 2020.Continue reading “50+ places that opened in Birmingham during 2019. Plus, what’s opening in 2020”
As a newcomer to the Magic City, I am constantly learning of all the amazing things the city has to offer. So, I’ve started a bucket list for 2020 of all the things I am eager to see and do in Birmingham. Here’s a look at what I hope to check off my list in the new year.Continue reading “9 things to do on a newcomer’s 2020 Birmingham bucket list”