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Spotlight: Sarah & Mike Stashak

Visionaries Sarah and Mike Stashak talk careers, family and Mobile’s bright future.

Staying Afloat

Meg Johnson is spreading awareness and changing statistics in her corner of the world — one child at a time.

The Art of Collecting

Professional photographer and Sophiella Gallery owner Kim Kelly shares tips for starting your own art collection.

Christmas Baubles

Mobile Bay readers share the stories behind their favorite ornaments.

Restaurant Review: SOCU Southern Kitchen and Oyster Bar

Downtown Mobile's hottest new restaurant serves up Southern staples with a little extra flair.

Bay Shell Road, c. 1900

 Mobile’s second shell-paved route, Bay Shell Road, once had a reputation for being the “most famous of all Alabama driveways,” according to a 1912 article published in “Municipal Journal.”...

The Perfect Loaf

Embracing the old traditions of fermented sourdough bread brings health — and warm hearts — to one local household.

Cooking at Home with Chef Bo Hamilton

Owner of Fairhope’s Ox Kitchen spends an evening at home doing what he loves most — cooking.

Recipe: Cookie Brittle

Lucy Glenn Bingham, started making these chocolaty, crunchy cookies in the ‘90s. After baking, drizzle melted chocolate on top for extra decadence, or skip the topping and put cookies in a zip top bag for a ready-to-travel snack. Either way, this “brittle” goes quickly!

Backyard Gridiron, 1938

Boys enjoy a game of football in Spring Hill

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