Small business Monday – focus on Backyard Movie Parties

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Keri Lane, owner of Backyard Movie Parties and Keri Lane Promotions. photo via Kristina O’Quinn for Bham Now.

Want to show a movie at a family backyard party?  Are you a corporate manager planning a huge event that includes screening a film?  Keri Lane has got you covered!  She tells us all about Backyard Move Parties in this week’s edition of Small Business Monday.

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Restoration of The Bright Star murals transforms state’s oldest restaurant

Outside of the Bright Star
Photo by Pat Byington, Bham Now

The 101 year old Bright Star murals have been transformed over the past two and a half years to their original glory.   The Bright Star is Alabama’s oldest restaurant and deemed an ‘American Classic’ by the James Beard Foundation .

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Eating in a Shu Shop

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From their pop-up, via @shushopbham on instagram

Would you eat at a Shu Shop? Birminghamians probably know the Red Pearl as where you go if you want an authentic Chinese experience. What about Japanese food? Birmingham hasn’t had any really authentic Japanese restaurants. But yesterday I attended a soft-launch of Shu Shop with some friends (one of whom lived in Japan for years during college), and the verdict has arrived. Continue reading “Eating in a Shu Shop”

Small business Monday – spotlight on Encouragement Encounters

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photo via Kristina O’Quinn for Bham Now

Have you got something you’ve been dying to do, but just can’t get up the nerve for?  Need some encouragement to get your life going in a positive direction?  Sherri Ross shows folks their inner AWESOME in this week’s edition of Small Business Monday. Continue reading “Small business Monday – spotlight on Encouragement Encounters”