A Feast for the Senses

Satisfyingly full, but still comfortably light—that’s the sensation of walking out the door beneath the blue pufferfish that serves as the mascot for The Poki, the new restaurant in town serving up hyper-fresh, artisan-crafted poke bowls. Opening this past October, word of mouth for this friends-and-family-run establishment has spread quickly, filling the clean and cozy space with customers as fast…

Memory Markers

Does this sound familiar? You drive past the same patch of place year after year after year. The spot never seems to alter. You can even close your eyes and picture it all perfectly. But then change happens. New buildings pop up. Perhaps old ones come down. Streets are widened. New stop lights appear. You drive by the same patch…

Summer-ize Your Drinks

Warm sunshine, cool water and cold cocktails -- ah, summer time!  During these hot Brentwood days, break for a refreshing leap or two into the drink. Here are the recipes you need: first, find a pool; second, check out these concoctions for the perfect poolside cocktails! 

Merch Search

Need a little retail therapy? Sometimes we all do. Not only is a bit of shopping a great way to de-stress, but it's also a fantastic way to support our local businesses. There's certainly no shortage of creative, hyper-local goodies to track down either. Here are a few finds we really like. Search them out for yourself and enjoy hearing your friends say, "Hey, where…

Sweet Summertime

Summertime is a magical season. The kids are out of school, the sunshine seems never-ending and there’s no shortage of adventures that await. For many, summer evokes fond memories of childhood: sleepaway camp, family vacations and swimming until your fingers shriveled like prunes. We also celebrate our nation’s independence, host parties for our friends and … Continued

July 2019 Around Town

American Battlefield Trust Honors Local Battlefield Preservation Champion At its most recent annual gathering, American Battlefield Trust, a national nonprofit dedicated to preserving the nation’s historic battlefields, honored Robert Hicks of Franklin with the Edwin C. Bearss Lifetime Achievement Award. As a New York Times bestselling author, Robert’s novels have brought national attention to the Franklin community … Continued

Many Celebrations Ribbon Cuttings

Only the very best ribbons make the cut in booming, bustling Brentwood. Here are just a few from some recent grand openings!  

Neighborhood ‘Roll’ Models

Easy-breezy and expertly customized to roll with your style. That’s the power of Nashville Powersports' custom golf carts. Why pack the kids into a hot car for that short trip to the pool party or backyard barbecue when you can float like a breeze to the tunes you choose on your LED-lit stereo? Custom golf carts are not just a…

Tri Star Southern Hills Welcomes ‘Surgio’ the Robot

Tri Star's newest addition to the team, a robot now named Surgio, recently received its moniker from a winning second-grader at Granbery Elementary School. The two teachers are Ms. Frein and Mrs. Rahman.  

Women of Influence Event

OP Jenkins Furniture & Design opened the doors of its newly expanded space to host our Women of Influence event with Brentwood Lifestyle and Franklin Lifestyle. Thank you!