It’s that time of the year again… Flowers are blooming and days are getting longer – hello there, spring! It’s also time to lighten up – put away winter-wear, take stock, and get a plan to lighten up; refresh, renew and reinvent our day-to-day surroundings. The idea specialists, at The Retreat at Mountain Brook, sought Read More >
Under stress, because you’ve started a new job? Perhaps you’re getting married, and you are negotiating wedding activities while looking for a place to live? Or like thousands across the US, you’re a medical student, waiting for Match Day, March 16, 2018, when you’ll learn where you will spend the next several years as a Read More >
Have you ever wondered what it would take to become a great bartender? Do you secretly have the desire to be the guy on the other side of the bar, making fabulous libations and concoctions for people – showing off your prowess of mixology? Or perhaps you’d just like to polish your entertaining style and Read More >
A new option for travel for Retreat at Mountain Brook residents We love a good story, especially when it is tied to something that makes life easier for our residents at The Retreat at Mountain Brook. So when we heard from Bham Now, the modern, mobile Birmingham, about Frontier Airlines coming to Birmingham, we had Read More >
There are all sorts of weird, and sometimes wacky, national and international observances. In February alone there’s everything from Lame Duck Day, Tuesday, Feb. 6, to World Sword Swallower’s Day, Feb 24. But today, as we prepare to leave January behind, we can do so with a smile on our face and chocolate in our Read More >
Its already August and we’re quickly approaching the end of summer; however, there’s still a lot of fun things going on in Birmingham to keep the season in motion. Whether it’s a spontaneous meet up at one of the local breweries, a night event, festival, or even the opening of a spunky new restaurant, happenings Read More >
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