Monthly Archives: October 2013

October 2013

2013 October At Home Memphis & MidSouth magazine

Click to read our September 2013 issue of At Home Memphis & Mid South featuring Contemporary Living – Memphis Masterpiece, Special Health Section, Fall Fashion Shoot: Downtown Edge, At Home with CMT host & Jackson native Allison DeMarcus, Front Porch Design and Decor, The Latest Gardening Trends, Non-traditional Tips on Outdoor Living, Pink Beauty Products for […]

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Memphis Home Masterpiece

2013 October At Home Memphis & MidSouth magazine

By Linda Benton         Most people are familiar with the great masters of art: Claude Monet, Vincent Van Gogh, Leonardo Da Vinci, Cheryl Lee Smith….“What?” laughs Memphis designer Cheryl Lee Smith. “You’re kidding, right?”  But homeowner Madeline Simonetti says Smith’s talent is no joke.  “I truly feel she is an artist,” says […]

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Kyoto – A City Outside of Time 京都 – 街は時間の外にある

Text and Photography by Laurie A. Summers       There is no wrong time to visit Japan. Spring colors the landscape with gentle cherry blossoms that fade into lively summer festivals. Autumn sets the countryside aflame in gorgeous fall foliage before soft white snow dusts ancient shrines and castles with winter. No matter what […]

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Front Porch Design — Setting a Style

Front Porch Design—Setting a Style

Text by Mariah Giblin | Special Thanks to Queen Bees in Jackson TN for Front Porch Decor       When it comes to designing your home, the front porch can easily be the most important feature. It is the first thing that guests will see as they approach the house, so it needs to […]

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Party at the Pumpkin Patch – Kids Halloween Party

Great Ideas for Kids Halloween Party

Text by Angela Mazanti         Create for the Kids  The transition from summer to fall is always an exciting time of year. Cooler temperatures and the gorgeous colors of changing leaves bring forth a breath of fresh air for the autumn season. It’s the time of year when we all start looking […]

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RiverArtsFest

RIver Arts Fest Cookies

Text by Mariah Giblin       In the midst of autumn, when the leaves are turning brilliant shades of vermillion, gold and ocher, and the crisp outdoor air beckons, many residents of the Mid South find themselves searching for the perfect event. There are a couple of things that make a Mid South event […]

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Wings Ride to Rosemary Beach

Wings Wellness program ride to Rosmary Beach FL

Text by Maggie Weir     This month, 18 guys will ride their bicycles 500 miles from Memphis to Rosemary Beach, FL, in support of the Wings Wellness program. These men believe in the Wings Wellness program and they believe in serving others—that is evident.   The Wings Foundation provides programs and services free of […]

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Butternut Squash Recipes – Two Ways

Great Recipe for Fontina Butternut Squash Macaroni and Cheese!

Text by April McKinney     As much as I love summer time cooking, when the crisp fall air rolls around I automatically crave soups, stews, and rich comfort foods.  In recent years, Butternut squash has become one of my favorite fall and winter root vegetables.  It isn’t quite as dense as a sweet potato, […]

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Frost Bake Shop

Signature Strawberry Cake Recipe from Frost Bake Shop

Text by Elise Herron     If you haven’t heard the buzz surrounding the new Mid South bakery, Frost Bake Shop, then you haven’t been listening—Frost has been attracting taste testers city-wide to its East Memphis location since its grand opening in August. Family-owned and operated, Frost specializes in all natural, baked-from-scratch cakes, cupcakes, cookies […]

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Amerigo Italian Restaurant

Amerigo Italian Restaurant

Text by Maggie Weir Editor’s Note: The cuisine at Amerigo Italian restaurant continues to draw in both new customers and existing fans. Now in four locations, Amerigo Italian Restaurant has grown into a household name synonymous with quality. The restaurant is intimate and romantic yet accessible for family functions. Dark wood, low lighting and a […]

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