February 2017 Lifestyle Letter

Dear Brentwood: First, a quick word of “thanks” as this issue marks the First Anniversary of Brentwood Lifestyle. At this time I recall all of the amazing people we’ve met along the way. I’m thankful to you, our readers, for providing feedback and accepting us into your homes each month. I’m thankful for the outstanding support we’ve received from local…

Hand & Stone Spa Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Williamson County's Jack and Sandi Mullen recently opened Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa in the Hill Center. Known for its affordable and customer-centric approach, Hand & Stone offers a wide range of services including massages, facials, microdermabrasion, and hair removal.

February 2017 Around Town

Nine members of the Brentwood Fire and Rescue Department recently participated in an on-field presentation to accept a $144,270 check from the Tennessee Titans to Dolly Parton’s “My People Fund.” The substantial donation will help those families impacted by the fires last fall in Gatlinburg.

Bringing the Indoor Out

Are you a fan of those HGTV shows that feature glamorous outdoor living spaces? Have you decided you need to have one of those fabulous outdoor kitchens and bring the glamour to your own backyard? But you’re a little confused about where to begin? We did some of the legwork for you and talked with the experts at the locally…

Serving Up Hope for the Formerly Homeless

On the surface, The Cookery looks much like any other Nashville café. A new high-rise building is taking shape just down the street, and the sounds of a jackhammer can be heard through the main dining room windows. There’s quiet music playing, and a few people work diligently on laptops around the room. It’s late afternoon and with the exception…

A Strong Cup of Love

The best things happen to me when I have a good cup of coffee. Like lots of people, I’m far more productive when I’ve had my morning java. I once saw a giant posse of my favorite celebrities—together—in a coffee shop. For a while, I even worked for the first locally-owned coffee shop to open in my hometown. But, probably…

The Best at What They Do And How They Do It

In the same way that music in Music City inspires one to sing or play guitar, our city’s signature dishes inspire many of us to dabble in the culinary arts. And while entertaining family and friends can be exciting and fun, throwing a lavish dinner party can be the source of an extra large slice of stress.

Valentine Gifts That’ll Warm Hearts … And Make You Look & Feel Real Cool, Too

Finding the right gift for Valentine's Day can be as elusive as your search for that special someone. That’s why we turned to Jamie Atlas. As Chair of the Fashion Department at O’More College of Design, Jamie is dialed-in when it comes to sources around town that feature unique gifts, many that are designed locally. Here are Jamie’s Picks for…