A Handmade Valentine’s Day

 un | From-Scratch Pasta  Yield: 1 pound  2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting

The Maker Movement

When you think of the word “maker,” what comes to mind?


Greystone Ladies Club Christmas Party

The Greystone Ladies Club held their annual Christmas party at the newly renovated home of Jason Thomas in Greystone Founders. Attendees enjoyed food and drinks while viewing the spectacular sights of the property decorated for the holiday season. The GLC provides scholarships to Spain Park High School students as well as several local charities. 

February 2018 Around Town

Celeste Heavenly Boutique is located in the Lee Branch Shopping Center, 611 Doug Baker Blvd. Suite 114 (under the Santa Fe Day Spa).
This shabby-chic, heavenly boutique offers free gift wrapping, in-store personal shopping and specializes in women’s clothing, accessories and gifts. 
Owners Alicia Cuevas and Meredith Horton have each had a passion for opening a boutique for years. Recently, their individual passions…

Our Contributors

As a journalist and photographer, Julie Brown Patton relishes capturing life's moments. She particularly enjoys sharing stories about intriguing people, places and developments, which is why she looks forward to contributing to this publication each month. Two Eighty Lifestyle is a chance to see the positivity, leadership and inspiration happening in our community, in an up-close and personal manner. Given our hectic…

Meet Stained Glass Artist David Schlueter

Being part of a thousand-year history of unique, multicolored artistic inventions is more than inspiring. Leading the way regionally in repair, restoration and design creations of stained glass is David Schlueter at Buck Creek Stained Glass.

Elegance Minus the Pretentiousness

In the heart of Mountain Brook, Daniel George Restaurant has been a part of the community for 17 years and counting and is considered a consistent staple to regular guests in the area.

in a home with…

As you read this, a custom-built home radiating its own character of rustic sophistication is being finished at 1800 Hardwood View Drive inside The Cove of Greystone subdivision in Hoover.

A Day with James Spann

This award-winning meteorologist guides avid weather watchers throughout the Birmingham region each weeknight at 4, 5, 6 and 10 p.m. After having been a television weather anchor for nearly four decades, the suspender-wearing, universal climate man believes he was simply born with a fascination with weather. James has received the two highest awards in the nation for a broadcast meteorologist. He's…

Diet by Color

In the plant world, color and hue rule in terms of disease-fighting capability. Each color represents different benefits and the deeper the color, the more benefit there is.