Monthly Archives: May 2013

May 2013 – At Home Memphis & Mid South

Click to read our May 2013 issue of At Home Memphis & Mid South featuring City Living on the Mississippi River, Best Gifts for Mother’s Day, this year’s action packed Memphis in May lineup, Girl’s Trips to New York City and San Francisco, a Graduation Party in Eads TN, Top Seasonal Fragrances, Earth-friendly tends for the […]

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City Living in Downtown Memphis

City Living in Memphis - Bar

Local real estate couple reflects on their dream house overlooking the Mississippi Text by Janna Fite Herbison, photography by Terry Sweeney       Bobbi Gillis and her husband Jerry bought land on the Memphis bluffs back in 1998 with a plan to build their ideal city living home downtown. Both local housing experts, they […]

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Small Space Design

Small Spacce Design

Text by Andrea Cranford   Whether in a condo, downtown loft, or just a space-challenged room, clever design elements can help to overcome limited square footage and make areas appear larger and more functional. Here are some of the latest small space design trends for maximizing space in your home:     Hardwood Flooring– Wood […]

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Girls Getaways!

Text by Martie Watson, Travel Leaders Memphis, Bartlett & Collierville     What’s more fun than hanging out with the most important ladies in your life while feasting on decadent meals, indulging in pampering spa treatments or experiencing the great outdoors? According to an American Express Travel survey, man-free trips are on the rise, and […]

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Happy Graduation! – The Perfect Graduation Party

Graduation Party

Text by Andrea Cranford & Julia Fawal, photography by John Terry   Milestones are part of growing up. It seems like it was just yesterday when your child took those first hesitant steps into that kindergarten classroom and now she’s walking across the stage to get a diploma. Celebrate that momentous accomplishment with a graduation […]

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MEMPHIS FASHION WEEKEND RECAP

Text by Laurie A. Summers Dedicated to cultivating local and regional fashion, Memphis Fashion Weekend is known for being the premier event in Memphis that showcases designers as well as professional models, photographers, stylists and boutiques.     Memphis Fashion Weekend 2013 showcased the newest spring and summer collections  from local Memphis designers as well […]

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A Tribute to Tammy Wynette

Tammy Wynette

Celebrating Tammy Wynette, the legendary Mississippi native Text by Chuck Dauphin   This year marks the 15th anniversary of the passing of one of country music’s most beloved artists – Tammy Wynette. Born May 5, 1942, near Tremont, MS, she didn’t just sing the words to her songs, but rather, she lived every lyric firsthand. Born […]

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At Home with AMY HOWELL

Amy Howell

The Memphis public relations veteran, Amy Howell on her new book, “Women in High Gear: Guide for Entrepreneurs, On Rampers & Aspiring Executives” Interview by Janna Fite Herbison     How did you first meet your co-author Anne (Deeter Galloway), and what was the primary inspiration behind the book?   Interestingly we joined Twitter in […]

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MEMPHIS BBQ: Celebrating the Old and New

Memphis BBQ - Rendezvous

Text by Andrea Cranford & Julia Fawal   In honor of Memphis in May this month, we are spotlighting some of the legendary BBQ destinations in the Bluff City, and also highlighting some newer classics when it comes to our favorite pork dish.   CLASSIC BBQ:   Neely’s Interstate (1978) The Neely name is synonymous […]

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Memphis in May

Memphis in May

Text by Andrea Cranford   May is a magical time in Memphis.  It is the momentary respite between the city’s rainy spring and the suffocating heat of the summer. It’s also the month Memphians and tourists gather together for the largest party of the year. The Memphis in May International Festival hosts three of Memphis’ […]

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