Monthly Archives: September 2014

September 2014

Click to read our September 2014 issue of At Home Memphis & Mid South featuring An Updated Historic Home, Sophisticated Teen Bedrooms, Las Vegas, Babalu, Dress up Denim, Fresh Face Beauty, Anti-Aging Nutrition, T.G. Sheppard, At Home with Katie Kalsi, Time Saving Tech, UT Gardens in Jackson TN, Beale Street Landing, Wings Bike Ride, Big Cedar Lodge, […]

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Honoring History – An Updated Brownsville Home

Allen and Kathy Watts update their historic home while staying true to its roots TEXT BY  Jordana White         Moving into a historic home brings about a unique set of challenges for the new owners—making key updates while preserving the original structure and staying true to the style of the home while […]

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There’s more to Las Vegas than meets the eye!

TEXT BY Barbara May/ owner of Travel Leaders     Have you ever visited Las Vegas? There’s definitely more than meets the eye in America’s gambling capital—it’s a world-class entertainment destination with sights that are unrivaled anywhere. Even the clearest of nights, you’ll never see brighter or bigger stars than the ones in this action-packed […]

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A Sweet 18th Birthday Soiree

Angela Mazanti created a sweet and special celebration for Reed’s 18th birthday.       The inspiration: The inspiration for the party was, of course, Reed. She is an all-around American girl who enjoys sports and spending time with her friends. The birthday girl is looking forward to going to UT for college.       […]

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Teen Bedrooms

TEXT AND INTERVIEW BY Lesley Harris Colvett     Decorating teen bedrooms may seem like a daunting task. Between color schemes, fabric choices and bedding, there are many choices. At Home Memphis & Mid South talked to Cindy McCord. According to McCord, today’s teens have sophisticated taste. They gravitate toward simple, neutral, tone-on-tone colors and […]

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Teen Decor Treasures

Bedroom Essentials to jazz up your teen’s room…     1. Lana Table Lamp by District17 | $205 | www.district17.com 2. Hangable Initial | $42.95 | More Than Words Germantown, TN 3. Whale Modern Wall Clock by Land of Nod | $78 | www.landofnod.com 4. Burlap Initial Pillow by Southern Sass |$52.95 | More Than Words Germantown, TN 5. Color Burst […]

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After-school Snack Recipes

TEXT BY April McKinney     Now that school is back in full swing, it’s time to start thinking about school lunches and after-school snacks recipes.  When I was growing up one of my favorite after school snacks was pizza rolls. Unfortunately, pizza rolls aren’t exactly the healthiest snack ever. It’s hard to beat the […]

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Babalu Tacos & Tapas

TEXT BY Maggie Weir     At Home Memphis & Mid South: Babalu is a wonderful addition to the Memphis dining scene! What made you open a location in Memphis? Al Roberts: We currently own and operate Interim Restaurant and Bar on Sanderlin Drive in Memphis and were the original founders of Amerigo Italian Restaurant […]

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Karen Blockman Carrier – Running a Restaurant Empire

TEXT BY Lesley Harris Colvett     From New York to New Orleans, Memphian Karen Blockman Carrier has made her mark in the culinary world. Carrier’s restaurants are legendary in Memphis—Automatic Slim’s Tonga Club, which was a staple for nightlife in downtown Memphis from the ‘90s until she sold it in 2008, along with Do […]

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Big Cedar Lodge

TEXT BY Taylor Owens         Big Cedar Lodge in Ridgedale, Missouri, nestled in the beautiful Ozark Mountains ten miles south of Branson, is becoming one of the most desirable destinations for those who want to experience privacy, comfort and luxury while being treated to cool mountain air and beautiful views.   Big […]

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