Are vintage t-shirts and pins your jam? Do you like playing ATARI (original version!) while chilling to local music? Then Manitou Supply Co. is for you! Conveniently located on 5th AVE S in Crestwood, Manitou has been supplying the ‘Ham with 70’s-90’s goodness for almost a year now! Luciana Giovinazzo tells us all about it in this week’s edition of Small Business Monday! Continue reading “Small business Monday – Focus on Manitou Supply”
Have you been thinking about getting physically and mentally healthy in the new year? Think that yoga isn’t possible for your body type or ability? Think again! Nancy Rhodes shares her love for helping all people feel good about their bodies in this week’s edition of Small Business Monday! Continue reading “Small business Monday – spotlight on Abundance Yoga”
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Did you see the Alabama Theatre’s new sign on 18th Street light up last night? Well, on 17th Street, Mr. Zeke’s famous baked chicken and bean pie will make your face light up!! Try a new spot in the New Year and head on over to this cozy meat and three. Zeke’s wife, Carolyn, tells us all about the tasty food in this week’s edition of Small Business Monday! Continue reading “Small Business Monday – spotlight on Z’s Restaurant”
Didn’t get what you wanted for Christmas? Not cool enough? Not local enough? Well, take yourself over to the Pizitz, pronto, for amazing Birmingham swag that will propel you into the New Year with pride! Brett Forsyth tells us all about it in this week’s edition of Small Business Monday. Continue reading “Small Business Monday- spotlight on Yellowhammer Creative”
Where will you be able to grab a beer, fresh tamales, and get your haircut all within a block of each other? FIVE POINTS SOUTH!
As someone relatively new to Birmingham, I can say that while I didn’t know much about all the cool, revitalized neighborhoods in the city, I did know about Five Points. Continue reading “Birmingham’s Five Points South; new businesses make life convenient and enjoyable”
Feeling crafty this holiday season? Well, you don’t have to go to the North Pole to make a beautiful gift in a workshop! Megan Sortino tells us about creating beautiful home decor and gift pieces at Hammer & Stain in this week’s edition of Small Business Monday. Continue reading “Small business Monday – spotlight on Hammer & Stain”
We already know that you love to shop locally, but what if you’re strapped for time? Or stuck inside from bad weather, or under the weather yourself? Well, have no fear! The Art and Crafts Company, which just launched, lets you shop in comfort for local arts and crafts from Bham artisans! Erin Melaney Bodden tells us all about it in this week’s edition of Small Business Monday. Continue reading “Small business Monday-spotlight on The Art and Crafts Company”
Have some holiday shopping to do? For anyone? Of any age? In any price range? Head over to Reed Books and The Museum of Fond Memories! He’s got everything from that Peanuts lunchbox you’ve been looking for to ancient medical texts. Vintage Santas and comics and every book genre you can imagine! Jim Reed tells us about his treasures and why books are his friends in this week’s edition of Small Business Monday.
As you make preparations for your Thanksgiving meal, did you know there is local, seasonal produce, organically grown in downtown Birmingham? Read all about the Jones Valley Produce Stand and teaching farm in this week’s small business focus.
It’s the stuff of fairy tales…or the reality show Shark Tank. Saturday, Nov. 18, 10 finalist pitched their business start-up ideas to a panel of judges in REV Birmingham’s Fourth Annual Big Pitch by PNC.
The holidays are just around the corner. Its fun to give unique gifts that will be remembered and appreciated. Finding that perfect gift locally made by an artisan or manufacturer from Alabama just got a bit easier.
Do you love to hunt for treasure? Want to find a designer coat for a couple of bucks or vintage vinyl? What if you knew that every penny goes to help needy Birmingham residents? Gwen Harkness, co-president of 55th Place Thrift, tells us all about this Woodlawn gem in this week’s edition of Small Business Monday. Continue reading “Small business Monday – Focus on 55th Place Thrift Store”
Tired of driving all the way out to a big box store for bedding plants or mulch? How about when you’re looking for the perfect gift for the upcoming holiday season? Look no further! Shoppe, right in the heart of Forest Park, has plants, gifts and home decor you’ll love! Mark Thompson tells us all about it in this week’s edition of Small Business Monday. Continue reading “Small business Monday – Focus on Shoppe”
Need a chai latte to spice up a chilly morning? How about a harvest apple panini made with homemade apple butter using apples from the Urban Food Project? How about a unique gift for your friend’s birthday? Here’s how: Continue reading “Small business Monday – Focus on East 59 Vintage and Cafe”