What’s Your Story?

About 42,000 people make their home in Brentwood, Tennessee and every one of them has a story. When we launched Brentwood Lifestyle in February 2016, one of my goals was to tell as many of those stories as possible. If we told two such personal stories a month, we could tell them all in about 1,750 years.

First Tennessee Bank Ribbon Cutting

First Tennessee Bank recently held a ribbon cutting ceremony for its new Brentwood office. The bank occupies the entire third floor of the new building in Hill Center Brentwood, with space for a dozen departments and up to 100 employees.

October 2017 Around Town

The Brentwood Fire & Rescue Department Swift Water Team traveled to Houston for a six-day deployment to help with rescue efforts following Hurricane Harvey. The Brentwood Fire team was one of 91 Tennessee teams that created the Tennessee Task Force led by the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency (TEMA) and the Tennessee Association of Fire Chiefs’ Mutual Aid Network.

The Ultimate Tailgate Party

Fall is in the air and, come October, sports are in full swing. Whether you prefer college football Saturdays—cheering on your favorite team, paying special attention to the various conference rivalries—or professional football Sundays—in front of the TV, keeping a close eye on your fantasy football team—everyone can use some tips to throw the perfect tailgate party, even if you…

Charting Her Own Path to Success

A true Nashville native, “Dr. Liz” attended Hillsboro High School, where she was a cheerleader. As an active teenager, she began to experience hip pain. After trying conventional medical options and finding that they brought on more side effects than she was willing to endure, Dr. Liz visited a local chiropractor. She found relief through chiropractic treatment, and then went…

Mediterráneo Gin Penne Pasta Sauce

Add olive oil to a medium pot with diced onions, garlic, and red pepper flakes. Cook over medium heat until the onions and garlic start to soften and smell fragrant. Then add in tomatoes and sugar. Continue to cook the mixture for a few minutes before blending it up with a stick blender. Add the Mediterráneo Gin to the mixture,…

She’s Got Your Back

For some, being on a stage and standing in the spotlight would be the “end-all, be-all,” dream-come-true moment. For Erin Myers, it was only the beginning of a much greater journey and purpose that she never could’ve imagined.