Travel Edit

travel at top- Steps of Style blogger, Amy Dreyer, brings a few local favorites along with her as she hits the streets of New York CIty.

Stale Stuffing, 
Tainted Turkeys and other Thanksgiving Disasters


I think it’s safe to say that we’ve all experienced Thanksgiving Feasts that have gone awry. Many years ago it was my cousin’s turn to host and the evening could not have been more beautiful. When it was time to be seated, she beamed with pride as she carried an expertly prepared golden-brown bird into her dining room – and…

Best of Brentwood Celebration at Sopapillas

A large crowd enjoyed an evening of New Mexican cuisine and beverages at Sopapillas as Brentwood Lifestyle honored the winners of the inaugural Best of Brentwood Awards. Brentwood Lifestyle Publisher Donald Hawkins presented the winners with their award plaques, courtesy of Southern Trophy House. Photography Jonathan Howard.

November 2016 Around Town

The 10th Annual Tour DaVita rolled through Franklin and Middle Tennessee recently with a record number of riders raising a record total of money for the fight against kidney disease. The 564 riders combined to pedal nearly 109,000 miles over three days while raising $1.25 million for Bridge of Life (BOL), a nonprofit organization founded by DaVita, one of the…

Packing the Park for Pilgrimage

The Second Annual Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival capped its two-day run on Sunday, September 25 at The Park at Harlinsdale Farm in Franklin. More than 30,000 attendees turned out for 60 artists appearing over five stages, more food trucks than you could count and many local vendors who showcased their crafts throughout the weekend.

Top-Quality Renos by Top-Notch Talent

This simple yet telling statement from RSU Contractors owner and founder, Mark Williams, is indicative of the respect he has for his 40 employees and “great team of subcontractors,” and he is quick to pay it forward when it comes to the success of his business. “We’ve been able to grow so much because no one here thinks of themselves…

What you get for the money

Brentwood’s appeal is easy to see – rolling hills, immaculate parks, vibrant restaurants, and premier shopping destinations are just a few of the things this stately little city has to offer. And amidst its regal landscape lies some of the county’s most prominent real estate. People are relocating to this area in droves, drawn also to its location and proximity…

Hill Center is Here

The first phase of the long-awaited Hill Center Brentwood is opening in November. For those who live and work in Brentwood and have watched the 17-acre mixed-use development come together piece by piece over the last year, it’s exciting to have a town center come to life.