Monthly Archives: December 2013

December 2013

Click to read our December 2013 issue of At Home Memphis & Mid South featuring the 2013 VESTA Home The “Monteleone,” Stocking Stuffers, A Walt Disney Christmas, Holiday Gift Wrap Party, Christmas Tree Design, At Home with local business owner Della Adams, How to keep in touch using technology, Holiday Plant Tips, Esthetiques Skin Spa’s hydrating techniques, Holiday […]

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A Hunter’s Hearth & Home – 2013 Vesta Home “The Monteleone”

text by Linda Benton | photography by Mike Boatman     Vaulted cedar ceilings, rich exposed brick, hardwood floors and ornamental accents come together to create a stunning example of classic charm in this recently completed home. Featured during the 2013 VESTA home show, the eco-built “Monteleone” by The Dave Moore Companies is located in the […]

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Holiday Gift Wrap Party

Text by: Mariah Giblin           1) The Idea It’s the same every year: you’re up late at night in the kitchen wrapping gift after gift after gift. This holiday season, change it up and host a Holiday Wrap Party! Invite your friends over for some food, fun and gift wrapping.   […]

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A Walt Disney Christmas

Spending Christmas with family near & far Text by Martie Watson Travel Leaders Travel & Cruises     “Home for the Holidays” is a familiar refrain during December. But for a growing segment of Americans and international travelers, Christmas time has become a popular time to travel. There are a couple of reasons why this […]

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O Christmas Tree Design!

Make this holiday season one to remember with a decked-out tree and décor that dazzles. Cindy Peterson of Memphis gives At Home a look at her family’s Christmastime tradition.     At Home Memphis & Mid South: When did this Christmas tree decorating tradition start for your family? Cindy Peterson:  I have been in love […]

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Starry Nights : Merry & Bright

Text by Laurie A. Summers Photos Courtesy of Shelby Farms Park Conservancy     As the holiday season sweeps in with cooler weather, adults and children alike look forward to a Mid South tradition, the Orion Starry Nights Light Show and Holiday Festival. The light show at Shelby Farms Park has evolved over the years. […]

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Katie’s Kitchen

Text by Maggie Weir Photography by John Terry     Katie’s Kitchen in Germantown offers home-cooked meals to go. Katie Oelke, owner and chef of Katie’s Kitchen, specializes in family recipes from her three favorite food groups: Cajun, Italian and Southern. Menu item favorites include poppy seed chicken in a sour cream sauce, Rotel chicken […]

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Jackson TN

Situated just in between Memphis and Nashville along I-40, Jackson, TN, has seen a boom in retail business, residential living and economic development in recent years. But just as exciting to locals and leaders is the tremendous growth lately of downtown Jackson and a community-wide push toward improved lifestyle and the overall health and well […]

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Greetings from Greenwood MS

Text by Paige Hunt     The holidays in the Mississippi Delta are an exciting time—Delta residents like to call the season HoliDelta. The festivities begin in early November with downtown shops decked out in festive attire. Seasonal celebrations begin early in Greenwood on November 14 with a Holiday Open House and Yuletide Trolley Ride […]

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Country Music Association Awards Wrap Up

Text by Chuck Dauphin     Nashville’s Night with the Stars Perhaps more than any other time in recent memory the 47th Annual Country Music Association Awards proved to be a balanced mix of the past and present– with several seasoned veterans shining in the winners’ spotlight.   First, there was the new. Among the […]

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