the world championship barbecue cooking contest – locally known as bbq fest – is held every year as part of… Read more 40before40: bbq fest 2019.
last wednesday was memphis’ bicentennial. that’s right, our beautiful bluff city is officially 200 years old, which is fairly old… Read more 21 of 52 / 2019: happy 200, memphis.
memphis got a usl soccer club this year, and i managed to make it to a home match last week.… Read more 40before40: memphis 901 fc match.
one of my biggest memphis oversights to date had been payne’s bbq. i have no good reason for not having… Read more 40before40: payne’s bbq.
about a month ago holly asked if i was interested in writing a piece for ilovememphis about the upcoming young… Read more 12 of 52 / 2019: young collectors contemporary opening party.
in the fall of 2004, i drove over to little rock to see norah jones in concert with catherine. we… Read more 11 of 52 / 2019: amos lee in concert.
sunday was the annual soulful food truck festival to close out black restaurant week, and my friend nubian was selling… Read more 10 of 52 / 2019: sunday funday.
one of the best parts of living in cooper-young is being walking distance to the 4-miler and the festival in… Read more marvelous memphis: cooper-young 4-miler.
may was a little bit of a crazy month, but christina, ryan, and i snuck in a hike at shelby… Read more may 2018 hike: shelby farms park.
the national civil rights museum is always high on my list of places to take people when they visit memphis.… Read more marvelous memphis: national civil rights museum.