Catherine Romero


Expert Summer Gardening Tips

Jon Culver of Sweet Peas Garden Shop in Homewood offers his expert advice on creating a beat-the-heat summer garden that will look beautiful all season long.

AIA 2018 Residential Award Winners

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) Birmingham Chapter’s primary goal is to promote good design and quality in the practice of architecture. The AIA has a long tradition of...

Q&A: Designer Stephanie Lynton

Stephanie shares some design insights, favorite resources and an update on her 2019 Inspiration Home plans.

What’s Happening at Lake Martin this Weekend

Lucky enough to be at Lake Martin for Memorial Day weekend? Here’s what’s happening this weekend. Plus, a cocktail recipe from Springhouse Restaurant to kick off summer and get...

Home Selling Tips from the Pros

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How to Get the Best Senior Portraits

Photographer Beth Hontzas offers tips for getting the best portraits to hang in your home.

How to Stock the Bar Like a Pro

Jose Medina Camacho, lead bartender at Automatic Seafood & Oysters, shares his choice liquor recommendations and one delicious cocktail recipe.

Spruce Up Your Home for Summer with these Local Designer Picks

Designer Kacy Carroll of Carroll Raughley Designs shares her favorite local finds for creating a summertime vibe.  

5 Fabulous Kitchen Islands

With both form and function, the island boasts endless possibilities from prepping and serving food, offers an abundance of cabinet storage, and creates a place to house appliances.

Create the Perfect Gallery Wall

Whether in a bedroom, living room, hallway, or even the stairwell - with just a little planning, a well curated gallery wall can make an otherwise neutral or plain area go from drab to fab.

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