Trendy Home Decor Tips

When local designer Margi Hargrove, owner of Margi's Chair & Chair Alike retail boutique at 2205 Bandywood Drive, discovered Pantone's 2019 color of the year was "living coral," she was very enthused; coral happens to be one of her fave hues!

Delicate and Elegant Handmade Jewelry

From a private, focused studio in the Track One building of the Wedgewood-Houston neighborhood, the Freshie & Zero jewelry-making team creates popular, personalized pieces in sterling silver and gold-filled metals. It all began in 2006 when founder Beth Lawrence, also known as "Freshie," worked in a craft gallery after graduating from college and fell in love with handmade jewelry. She says she became a woman on…

Five Tips For Holiday Traveling

With annual holiday periods being both happy and stressful times, it can be challenging to keep one's wits during any type of travel. 

Award-Winning Tresses Artistry

 Article Julie Brown Patton | Photography Courtesy Spoke & Weal  What would you think about a hair studio where talent speaks for itself? Where clients have fun being indulged and refreshed? One at which Aveda products are the norm? And one at which Spoke & Weal simplicity and creativity rules?  Under the banners of founders New York hairstylist Jon Reyman,…

Five Reasons to Relish the Redneck Comedy Bus Tour

 Article Julie Brown Patton  Bus stops available from the Nashville Palace and Whiskey Bent Saloon.   For more information, call 615.316.0014 or visit

Five Reasons to Schedule Cataract Surgery Now

 Article Julie Brown Patton | Photography Dean Dixon  Native Nashville resident Dr. James Loden, founder of Loden Vision Centers, takes pride in carrying on the family tradition set forth by his father, who was a nationally recognized eye surgeon.  As the first surgeon in Tennessee to perform iCataract Surgery, Dr. Loden explains that because 50 to 70 percent of Americans…

Christian + Her Mom

 Article Jeremy Dorn | Photography Hany Ramzy  MacBook Pro  Green Hills Apple Store, $1,200

Thistle Farms

The Rev. Becca Stevens founded Nashville-based Thistle Farms, recognized for its all-natural, handcrafted bath, body, home and apparel products, in 1997. 
Her vision included a two-year residential program to heal, empower and employ women survivors of trafficking, prostitution and addiction. They currently employ 38 survivors and offer free housing, medical care, therapy, education and job training to dozens more. Thistle…

Randy Roberson’s “Top Picks”

 Who: Randy Roberson  What: Green Hills Lifestyle Publisher  Where: Green Hills Community