Monthly Archives: April 2013

April 2013 – At Home Memphis & Mid South

At Home Memphis Mid South | April 2013

  Click to read our April 2013 issue of At Home Memphis & Mid South featuring our Spring Fashion shoot, Eco-friendly Design, a beautiful Germantown home, Island Getaways, A Vintage Baby Shower, Ladies Night at the Grizzlies, Spotlight on Restaurant Isis in Memphis, Great outdoor activities, Eco-Frriendly makeup and home decor,the latest in home high-tech […]

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From Show House to Family Home

Text by Janna Fite Herbison – Home Photography by Lindsey Lissau     Interior designer Ashley Toney has always had a love of art and design, an inspiration she says came from her mom, Brooke Sparks. In 2009, Ashley transferred to the University of Memphis to complete her Home Merchandising degree and also began work […]

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Hidden Island Treasure: Mustique Island

  Mustique is a 1,400-acre private island in the Grenadines known as a favorite hideaway for the world’s most discerning travelers. Scattered around the island are 74 extraordinary designer villas, each with its own distinctive architecture and atmosphere. Villas are available for weekly rentals, ranging in size from two to nine bedrooms making Mustique the […]

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Travel: The Best Island Getaways

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Perfect island getaways for both couples and families Text be Janna Herbison     A growing trend this year has been an increase in couples and families wanting professional advice for summer vacation destinations. At the top of the request list are stress-free, all-inclusive island getaways. Keeping that in mind, we came up with two […]

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Design Amazing Eco Friendly Spaces

Text by Julia Fawal The push for sustainability is stronger than ever, and 2013 will definitely be a year of eco friendly home design. Luckily, homeowners can think “green” without sacrificing style. The trends are continuously evolving to fit each family’s needs and taste, saving the environment one home at a time.     LED […]

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The Perfect Vintage Baby Shower

Text by Julia Fawal and Janna F Herbison, baby shower photography by Lindsey Lissau       A baby shower is a traditional way to celebrate a special mom-to-be, but that doesn’t mean they have to be predictable! Mix it up by blending the traditional and the modern together to plan a vintage shower. From […]

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At Home With Patti Yancey – ‘Kindred Spirit Style’

Interview by Janna Fite Herbison     At Home Memphis Mid-South: Tell us a little about your business, Kindred Spirit Style, and the story of how it all began.   Patti Yancey: I started Kindred Spirit Style in 2010 from my home in Oakland after losing my job as the national sales director for a […]

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Conveniently Healthy – Springtime Favorite Recipes

Text by April McKinney     Finally we have made it to spring! This has to be my favorite season, due in part to the fresh produce and food that come with it. Cooking seasonally is a great way to use the best ingredients inexpensively and in a healthier way throughout the year, because the […]

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Restaurant Iris – Hidden Gem in Memphis

text by Andrea Cranford     Located in a picturesque Queen Anne-style house in historic midtown Memphis, Restaurant Iris has garnered a multitude of culinary awards, making it one of the top restaurants in Tennessee. Its many accolades include being only the sixth restaurant to ever receive a perfect four-star review from The Commercial Appeal. […]

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Perfect Pasta – Great Recipes & More!

text by Sous-chef Stephen Hoefling, Besso’s restaurant, Jackson, TN   In Italy the process of making food is as important as the enjoyment one gets from eating. Making fresh pasta is time consuming, but most who have had it believe it is well worth the effort. Almost all dried pasta is made using an industrial process […]

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