About: Brianna Goebel
Brianna is StyleBlueprint’s Associate Editor and Staff Writer. She is an avid fan of iced coffee and spends her free time reading all things true crime.
Grayson Simmons, general contractor and owner of Lone Oak Builders, shares his essential do’s and don’ts when it comes to home additions. Plus, we’ve included stunning before and after images of some of his projects.
With elegant, professionally designed interiors and luxurious comforts throughout, this Forest Hills home is a dream. Take a look around, and find out how to make it yours.
Whether you’re hosting an autumn gathering or joining the fun as a guest, these three big-batch fall cocktail recipes are guaranteed crowd-pleasers. Cheers!
A century and a half ago, the acclaimed Fisk Jubilee Singers were officially formed. In celebration of their anniversary and first-ever Grammy Award, we’re honoring the past and present of this legendary a capella ensemble. The extent of their role in the history of Fisk University might surprise you!
From fall festivals to Halloween celebrations, there are plenty of events happening around the South in October. Here are our top picks!
Happy fall! A new season brings a fresh batch of local events to attend. Here are our Nashville events happening this October.
We turn to licensed counselors Jennifer Adams and Devon Bridgwaters of Evolve Counseling Associates to answer commonly asked questions about therapy.
With so much to eat, drink, and do in and around Atlanta’s Kimpton Sylvan Hotel, we’ve put together the ultimate weekend itinerary so you don’t miss a thing.
We gathered five cozy, pumpkin-infused fall recipes to celebrate the arrival of the new season — some sweet, some savory!
Junkdrop is not your typical junk removal service. We spoke to co-founders Walter Hindman and Colin Shepardson about starting their business during the pandemic, and how it allowed them to serve as a bright spot in the community following the Christmas 2020 bombing.
We’ve rounded up four cozy, fall-inspired baked pasta recipes that are guaranteed to get you in the spirit — and keep you warm all season long.
In keeping with StyleBlueprint’s tagline – ‘For a Life of Style + Substance’ — these five Southern brands are definitely a celebration of both.
Ridley Wills, founder of The Wills Company, shares ‘90s home trends that have overstayed their welcome — and the creative solutions that can help bring your home into the now.
If you have plans to host a fall dinner party, pick up an array of beautiful fresh-cut flowers from Kroger — and then follow these easy flower-arranging tips from Amy Montgomery of Amy Montgomery Home!
It’s no secret that Nashville’s cup runneth over with local talent. In homage, we’ve rounded up some of the best spots to watch Nashville songwriters perform their original work.
As we ease into a new season, there are so many Nashville events to look forward to. Here are some of our favorites coming up in the month of September! Image: Facebook/MusiciansCornerNashville
We spoke to the experts at Levy Dermatology to learn about three popular skincare treatments that patients are loving right now. They’ve even provided incredible before and after images, so you know what to expect.
Whether you prefer subscription boxes, podcasts, or group discussions, there’s a book club out there for every type of reading enthusiast. Here are some of our new favorites — plus their latest book recommendations!
Good Wood Nashville takes old logs and trees and transforms them into beautiful furniture with unique backstories. Learn more about this incredible local business!
PRIME, a semi-private training program at Iron Tribe Fitness Nashville, is a new and effective way to reach your fitness goals. Here’s everything you need to know about this game-changing new option!
These cucumber cocktail recipes are perfect for soaking up the final days of summer. We even included an alcohol-free “mocktail” recipe, for when the mood strikes.
Dr. Don Griffin of Nashville Cosmetic Surgery answers commonly asked questions about Morpheus8, a new, minimally invasive skin rejuvenation treatment.
Dr. Don Griffin of Nashville Cosmetic Surgery tells us about EON, a new non-invasive cosmetic treatment that is a real game-changer.
Join us as we hold tightly to the last breaths of summer adventures with this roundup of fantastic August events in Nashville! Image: Facebook/NightLight615
Savor the final carefree weeks of summer at one (or more!) of these distinctly Southern events! It’s bound to be the best August yet. Image: Facebook/MemphisChickenAndBeer
This weekend, head to your local farmers’ market to stock up on fresh seasonal fruit for these must-try summertime recipes. Enjoy!
From outdoor opulence to breezy bedrooms and luxurious kitchens, these two College Grove homes are a dream come true. See for yourself and learn how you can make them yours.
Cortney LaCorte (aka Cheese Gal) shows us how to assemble three stunning charcuterie boards — and shares easy tips to elevate any spread.
From Independence Day celebrations to professional car racing, live music, and local markets and festivals, here are Nashville’s top July events. Image: Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp.
Wondering what post-pandemic weddings will look like? You may be surprised at what wedding trends arose during COVID and which ones will stick around or totally disappear.
Yes, you CAN make brownies in your Instant Pot! Here are four delicious recipes you can whip up this weekend. Enjoy!
From Music City’s largest fireworks display EVER to a performance by country singer Brad Paisley, Nashville is primed for a record-breaking July 4th. Here’s everything you need to know about this year’s festivities, including where to stay and eat while you’re in town.
From quaint coffee shops to fine dining, here are 10 of the best locally owned restaurants to enjoy during your next weekend trip to Tupelo, MS.
From refreshing craft beer to fun-filled events, here are the many ways Cahaba Brewing Company will ensure you have the best summer ever!
The Music City Racing Trifecta begins in June and is the perfect way to celebrate the start of summer. Here’s everything you need to know about these once-in-a-lifetime races!
Okra is a Southern staple. But if its slimy texture is a turn-off, try one of these three okra recipes.
Ely’s Mill is mere minutes from the excitement of Gatlinburg’s main drag — but it feels worlds away. Learn how this charming refuge is being preserved for present and future generations, nearly a century after it was founded.
Happy June, Nashville! From the Iroquois Steeplechase to art exhibitions, live music and more, here’s a round-up of the best Nashville events happening this month. Image: Iroquois Steeplechase
Merrill Construction Group brought a Nashville family’s dreams to life when they renovated their home. The family was so thrilled with the work that they hired the company for a second time. Take a look at the stunning results!
Whether you’re a beginner or an expert in natural skincare, Emogene & Co. offers everything you need for your daily skincare regimen. Founder and pharmacist Dr. Allyson Brennan shares the secret to beautiful skin.
With scorching temps soon approaching, we rounded up three fruit tea recipes (and one spiked option!) perfect for quenching your thirst on a hot summer’s day.
This Nashville home has recently undergone an extraordinary transformation that seamlessly blends the old with the new. Now, you can call it yours!
It’s already time to start planning for May … but with this calendar of events, we aren’t complaining. Check out all that’s happening in Nashville this month. Image: Tennessee Craft
From charcuterie boats to gelato-on-a-stick, here are four creative ways to feed guests at your outdoor gathering while still following safety guidelines.
From budding blooms and springtime activities to libations tastings, these April events in Nashville are sure to entertain!
If you’re celebrating Easter at home, why not whip up an easy and delicious brunch? Here are three simple Easter brunch recipes from food bloggers.
In honor of the first day of spring, we’ve rounded up four recipes that you can make and take along on a springtime picnic, or just enjoy on your porch. Enjoy!
From budding greenery to charity events and musical performances, March in Nashville promises to be amazing thanks to these events! Image: Cheekwood Estate & Gardens
Offering luxurious amenities and some of the best views of Music City, step inside the 11,000-square-foot, $25 million Grand Penthouse at Four Seasons Private Residences Nashville.
From musical performances to marathons and museum exhibits, here are our top Nashville events to enjoy this February!
Nutritious eating does not have to be bland. Here are four flavorful power bowl recipes to help you start the new year right!
As you begin to map out your 2021 calendar, be sure to include these can’t-miss Nashville events happening this January. This list includes virtual events, outdoor events, and more. Image: Cheekwood Estate & Gardens
We followed up with women who we featured as 2020 FACES to see what moments they cherished most this year. Here’s what they had to say!
We followed up with women featured as 2020 FACES to see what moments they cherished most this year. Here’s what they had to say!
Reward yourself this holiday season by grabbing the remote and cozying up on the couch. Here is StyleBlueprint’s official 2020 binge-watch list!
Whether you’re making this for yourself or for Santa, this is the one cookie recipe to make this season. Plus, keep reading for two more yummy cookie recipes.
Thanksgiving is behind us and 2020 is nearing its end. Make the most of the final days of the year by attending these Nashville events. Image: Gaylord Opryland Resort
We’ve rounded up three cast-iron skillet dessert recipes to show you the power of this amazing piece of cookware. Enjoy! Image: For the Love of the South
Spend less time in the kitchen and more time with loved ones this holiday season. From cocktails to charcuterie boards, Amos Gott shows us how to pull together a holiday party in two hours or less.
Looking to spend less time in the kitchen this Thanksgiving? Here are 11 Louisville restaurants offering Thanksgiving takeout dinners! Image: Martin’s Bar-B-Que Joint
From holiday celebrations to marathons and state fairs, the South is home to a handful of festivities you just can’t miss. Here’s a list of exciting Southern events happening this month.
As we begin our transition to the holiday season, we’ve rounded up our favorite Nashville events happening this November. Take a look! Image: Cheekwood Estate & Gardens
From beef to chicken to a vegan option, here are three cozy chili recipes from food bloggers, each one guaranteed to warm you up this Halloween.
As the woman behind Shades of Pinck, Megan Pinckney gives lifestyle and beauty advice. As our newest FACE of the South, she also offers up her best piece of advice for life.
Her style is elegant yet subtle, using thoughtfully placed antiques to warm up a room. Meet Rivers Spencer, the New Orleans-based interior designer who is our latest interior designer crush.
Nicole (aka Nikki) Barré is a bride’s biggest supporter, opening a judgment-free bridal boutique where women can be themselves and find the dress of their dreams. We’re pleased to introduce our newest FACE of Memphis!
Among the South’s popular outdoor hotspots are some lesser-known getaways. Here are eight hidden hikes and waterfalls to explore! Image: Michael Hicks via Flickr CC
From puppy cams to close-up views of space, these 11 livestreams provide the perfect virtual escape.
Brit McDaniel has always been drawn to functional artwork that can be used in everyday life, and as the founder of Paper & Clay, she does just that. Meet our newest FACE of Memphis!
Interior designer Tara Engelberg brought new life to this Oxford, MS, cottage through both vintage and modern elements. Take a look, and prepare to be wowed!
A Beautiful You Medical Spa works to “make good things happen for other people” by providing aesthetic services that complement and enhance patients’ inner beauty. Step inside this luxurious spa and see for yourself!
Explore the natural wonders of Tennessee with a scenic bike ride. We compiled 100 miles’ worth of the best bike trails the state has to offer.
The dentist doesn’t have to be a place we dread. For one Koch Aesthetic Dentistry patient, Dr. Paul Koch and his team provided hope through a full smile makeover. Read her inspiring story!
From dark undereye circles to “half-and-half” fingernails, here are three subtle hints your body may be giving you that are worth your attention.
It’s difficult to prepare for life’s unexpected events — especially emergencies. We talked to Emily Dafferner of Reliant Investment Management to learn the basics of emergency funds.
This historic Buckhead home designed by Heather Dewberry pays homage to the owners’ childhood days while still making it functional for their modern lifestyle.
Meet five innovative Black women who own incredible small businesses in Nashville. Learn more about what they do, find out how their businesses have changed in light of recent events, and learn how you can support their work.
Dreaming of a tropical oasis? As it turns out, you can create one in your very own backyard! Here are some stunning backyard projects to get you inspired. Image: Reed Brown
Spacious, elegant and perfect for relaxing after a long day, this College Grove home is a dream come true. See for yourself and learn how you can make it yours.
Cowboy the Dog had a very challenging start to his life — and now he’s teaching thousands of people some valuable lessons of hope and perseverance. Grab the Kleenex …
College is a time for learning and growth, and for this year’s seniors, it’s also offering a wealth of life lessons. Here, three college seniors share their experiences with us as the pandemic cut their final semester short.
What better way to say “I love and appreciate you” than with a delicious meal? Here are 10 Louisville restaurants offering Mother’s Day brunch to go. Image: Facebook/Walker’s Exchange
Whether you want some background tunes or are in need of a little pick-me-up, this is the playlist for you. Enjoy!
From delicious casseroles to fresh seafood and spring salads, here are nine Nashville businesses offering premade meals to go. Image: Facebook/Sperry’s Mercantile
From classic favorites like margaritas and mojitos, many restaurants now offer to-go cocktails. Here are 10 places to get curbside cocktails in Louisville. Image: Facebook/Seviche
If time at home has you spending more time with your significant other, keep things exciting and fun with these three at-home date night ideas.
From what composting is to how to get started as well as its many benefits, here’s everything you need to know about recycling your everyday yard and food waste.
If you’re looking for a day off from kitchen duty, many Louisville restaurants now offer delicious family meals to-go. Image: Avistoria Photography
Four new moms share their experiences of what it’s like to have a baby during this pandemic as well as some adorable photos of their Nashville babies.
From sugar-white-sand beaches to endless fishing, Gulf Shores and Orange Beach on the coast of Alabama have plenty of family-friendly fun. Take a virtual vacation to this stunning Southern destination.
In honor of National Pasta Day, here are three pasta recipes from food bloggers … and they all can be made in 30 minutes or less!
Many Nashville fitness studios now offer virtual classes. From Pilates to HIIT, here are some workouts led by local instructors that you can do at home.
Country singer Dolly Parton recently announced a new video series called “Goodnight with Dolly,” where she reads aloud from children’s books every Thursday. Here’s what you need to know and how to tune in.
From Saturday evening shows at the Grand Ole Opry to intimate performances from an artist’s living room, here are eight places you can watch virtual concerts while you’re social distancing. Image: Facebook
Although times are tough right now, there are ways to manage our fears. We talked to two mental health experts to get advice on how to manage anxiety during the current health crisis.
Put some positivity on your social media timeline! From inspiring quotes to adorable animals, here are 12 positive Instagram accounts to follow. Image: Good News Movement
From Netflix’s “Cheer” to HBO’s “Westworld,” here’s a list of binge-worthy TV shows that SB team members are currently watching.
Kroger has announced immediate job openings to help those affected by the recent health crisis. Here’s how the initiative benefits stores and communities.
Going through a divorce during the current pandemic? Joshua Lindsey of Lindsey + Amonette + Nemer, PLLC, walks us through the unanswered questions many people have right now.
Looking for ways to continue your education from the comfort of your home? Here are five great resources for free online classes.
Coming together in a matter of days, the Tennessee Action of Hospitality is working to protect the livelihood and welfare of Nashville restaurant workers.
As we start to spend more time at home, it’s important to find ways to keep boredom at bay. Here are 10 binge-worthy podcasts to keep you entertained.