Big Bad Breakfast

Big, Bad, and truly a Birmingham gem. I’m embarrassed to admit that even after living here for over four years, I just now gave Big Bad Breakfast a shot. To be honest, I walked in expecting your average breakfast joint, complete with sticky syrup dispensers and menus and bitter coffee, but left in awe of the…

Holler & Dash

Ok, I fan-girled pretty hard this weekend. It’s almost embarrassing how excited I get about trying new restaurants… I was invited to attend the pre-launch tasting event at Holler & Dash, a new biscuit house in Homewood, that is scheduled to launch this Tuesday! The event took place this Saturday, and I took ample notes and…

Catherine’s Market

Weekends on the lake truly are the most relaxing way to unwind and recharge. Since I moved to Birmingham, I was always reminded of this beautiful place called Lake Martin, just eighty miles from Birmingham. This summer, I finally visited and completely fell in love. Evidently, Lake Martin proves to be a perfect getaway, even during…

Savages Bakery & Deli

These days, the new and noteworthy restaurants tend to steal the spotlight from the ones that have been around for years and years. Lately, I have really enjoyed digging deeper into the history of Birmingham’s food scene. To me, being able to bring some of these classic places back to the surface is just as…

Fig Tree Cafe

Thursday night date nights are one of my favorite things. It’s almost like a pre-celebration because there is only one more day of work standing between you and the weekend!!! Honestly, it’s the best time for date night, if you ask me. This Thursday night, Philip and I decided on Fig Tree Cafe, tucked behind a…