Monthly Archives: May 2015

May 2015

Click to read our May 2015 issue of At Home Memphis & Mid South featuring A Dream Home for Entertaining, Mother’s Day Gift Guide, Pool Design … and much more!         If the issue does not appear above, please click here.

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Making a Splash – Designer Fran Winstock Transforms Pool House

  Designer Fran Winstock helps transform an empty pool house into a paradise for corporate visitors. Text by Jordana White Photography by Suzie Hansen Several years after building their dream home in Eads, TN, Jim and Jenn German decided to make a change. As owners of a growing business, they needed a space in which […]

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Key West … The Most Southern Point in the U.S.!

 Text by Barbara May, owner of Travel Leaders  Photography Courtesy of Travel Leaders Since the town’s earliest days, people have come to Key West, Florida, to fish, write, carouse and rejuvenate. Key West has always been a place where you can be yourself, find yourself or re-invent yourself. Known as free-spirited, artistic, quirky and scenic, […]

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What’s Hot in Pool Design

  With the summer months approaching, pool design is a hot topic in the Mid South. Longer, warmer days will allow homeowners to spend more time enjoying the outdoors and their pools. At Home Memphis & Mid South magazine chatted with Brian Brewer, owner of Brewer’s Pool & Landscaping Co., Inc., about the latest trends […]

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Entertaining Retro Style! Recreate the 1960s-Designer Angela Mazanti

Recreate the 1960s and host your own rockin’ retro party with these tips from designer Angela Mazanti! Text by: Morgan Pruitt The Inspiration             When creating the style for this entertaining retro party, Mazanti says, “The inspiration was how people entertaining from the early to the late 60s.”   Set the Scene       […]

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Roasted Blueberry Basil Margarita Recipe with Tequila Infusion

Recipe courtesy of Babalu Tacos & Tapas | Photography by Suzie Hansan   Delicious and refreshing, definitely a drink that will keep you happy and cool.  Sweetness infused with tequila!     ___________________________________________ TO PREPARE THE TEQUILA INFUSION:     Ingredients •1.5 cups blanco tequila of your choice •1 pint blueberries •1/2 teaspoon granulated sugar […]

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Pretty & Plated – Strawberry Upside Down Cake + Pineapple and Pancetta Flatbread

    TEXT by April McKinney You have probably heard the expression, “we eat with our eyes first.” It’s funny, I used to think it didn’t really matter how a dish looked as long as it tasted good. Nowadays I feel differently, there is just something about making your food pretty that makes it taste […]

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Andrew Michael Italian Kitchen, Hog & Hominy, Porcellino’s Craft Butcher

  Text by Lesley Harris Colvett Photos Courtesy of  Andrew Michael Italian Kitchen   Michael Hudman and Andrew Ticer’s dream of opening a restaurant has come true not once, not twice, but three times. And all three are winners. The lifelong friends opened Andrew Michael Italian Kitchen October 31, 2008, on Brookhaven Circle in East […]

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Blast Off to Huntsville, Alabama

TEXT By Bailey Heldmar       Summer is quickly approaching, which means it’s time to start thinking about road trips. The home of America’s space program is right here in the Mid South, and it is a must see.  Whether it’s a stop along the way or your final destination, the U.S. Space and […]

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Memphis In May

“April showers bring May flowers,” many people say as winter fades away and spring arrives. However, in Memphis and the Mid South, May brings much more than just flowers. When the month arrives, fun seekers from near and far prepare for the legendary Memphis in May International Festival. Beginning in the 1970s, Memphis in May […]

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