Happy post-Barbecue Fest Monday, y’all. Have you recovered yet?
Today in Memphis, we’ve got two remembrances, new restaurants, new retail in Overton Square, plenty of required reading about the Grizz and a video of Tony Allen grocery shopping.
Happy post-Barbecue Fest Monday, y'all. Have you recovered yet? Today in Memphis, we've got two remembrances, new restaurants, new retail in Overton Square, plenty of required reading about the Grizz and a video of Tony Allen grocery shopping. Photo by @jmwarnerphoto. If you'd...Read more →
I know, I know: you don't want to talk about it. It was awful, and you'd rather just forget about the Grizzlies' terrible, horrible, no good, very bad game. Me too. It kind of feels like this: But – while the Grizzlies weren't doing very well at basketball, you guys were doing...Read more →
Happy Friday! Here are five events you won't want to miss in Memphis this weekend: 1. Memphis in May World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest, Tom Lee Park, Friday and Saturday, all day, $5 – $9 (cash only) Teams from all over the world have set up camp in Tom Lee Park to compete in this...Read more →
Memphis now has a place that serves both cupcakes and wine. It's called the Corked Carrot, and it's about time someone had an idea like this. The space is lovely. It's sleek and modern, and it looks way more like a lounge than a bakery. The kitchen is glass-walled, so you can see the bakers...Read more →
My face hurts from grinning. I grinned through most of the game (other than those very tense first and last minutes), I grinned when I got home, I've been grinning every time I think about how the Grizzlies, the Memphis Grizzlies, are going to the Western Conference Finals. Here are a handful of...Read more →
Isn't it? The weather is warm, but not intensely, disugstingly hot. The air isn't so densely humid that you get sticky just walking outside. Spring has been around long enough that allergies have cleared up, and there's (for once) very little rain in the weekend forecast. Barbecue fest,...Read more →
Sweden is Memphis in May's honored country this year, so celebrate by eating a big, buttery plate of Swedish Crepes from Stone Soup Cafe. Three crepes are stuffed with sweet cream cheese and rolled up and made Swedish with tart lingonberry sauce, dusted with powdered sugar and swimming in enough...Read more →
Today in Memphis, we've got a ton of required reading before tonight's Grizzlies game, two shout outs from national magazines, a new splash park and a solved mystery. Also, you can get Muddy's cupakes downtown today. Today's photo was snapped at Fresh Market by Instagrammer @psslaton....Read more →
Yesterday afternoon, I got a text from my friend John letting me know that there were a ton of taco trucks parked along Summer Ave. Never one to resist the siren call of a taco wagon, I got in my car and started driving east, determined to stop at the first truck I saw. It took a while before I found...Read more →
Is anyone else having a hard time waking up after last night's playoff game between the Grizz and the OKC Thunder? It was a late night rollercoaster of emotions: the terrible first half; the somewhat better third quarter; the fourth-quarter redemption; the overtime that had us all a little scared...Read more →