By CATHI AYCOCK Since man discovered fire (and well-aged marbled steak) there has been an obsession with grilling. With grilling season here, it is time to ramp up your grilling game with some cool accessories.
I love black. Inky and sophisticated, a little black anything is fashion's favorite item. But non-stop black, especially in the heat of summer, can look heavy. Fear not the color wheel. We give you some
Summertime is all about easy breezy fashion. Throw on a cotton sundress or white denim and a pop of color top and you are almost in the summer greatness fashion zone. What puts you firmly
By CATHI AYCOCK We are poised for wedding season with thick white envelopes arriving in the mail inviting us to share the special day with friends and family. If you want to actually stay friends
By CATHI AYCOCK Bathing suit shopping is universally reviled. Nobody sane really enjoys going into a cubicle with only a curtain between you and the masses and trying on little bitty pieces of fabric. Once
Take a trip around the world by heading to three new global leaning restaurants in Nashville. French-inspired fare, upscale Chinese street food and Caribbean flavors give the booming food culture in Nashville a world view.
By CATHI AYCOCK Pearls in a choker around the neck (especially when paired with a sweater set) can read Queen Mumsy. But pearls festooning shoes, handbags and other accessories seems decadent in a good way.
By CATHI AYCOCK The one print that can morph from preppy girl to Bridget Bardot sexy to jeans and Saturday wear? Surprise: it's gingham. The versatile print works for every age and maybe that is
By CATHI AYCOCK Some of my favorite beauty buys are ultra cheap. But others are totally worth the splurge: sometimes you really do get what you pay for. I've tested hundreds of products and I'm
My Fitbit logged over 12,000 steps last week on a day spent getting ready for a fashion show and meeting with clients who needed the perfect dress/jeans/outfit. While days spent running in heels demand endurance,
By CATHI AYCOCK Avocado green appliances, mauve paint, all things country French and faux Tuscany: each of these trends give a specific time warp to a home. It is easy to fall into the trap
By CATHI AYCOCK I recently met famed designer Josie Natori when she visited Nashville and decided, along with every other woman in the room, that I want to be her when I grow up. Elegant
By CATHI AYCOCK My hubs loves to read. Now. Like after a decade of watching me devour books and feeling left out. And having me laugh, cry and scream while I immerse myself in books
The Heritage Foundation announced its ball chairs for the 44th Annual Heritage Ball. Nancy Smith and Greg Flittner will lead Williamson County’s longest running black tie affair. The gala will be held at the Eastern
Pear shaped women (curvy on the bottom and smaller on top) sometimes struggle to find a bathing suit that flatters their figure instead of emphasizing flaws. But with a few insider shopping tips, finding the
By CATHI AYCOCK I recently invited family and friends over for lunch after church. And then had the week from hell. Sometimes life becomes a whirling dervish. And, despite your best time management efforts, you