As November rolls around, we’re anxiously awaiting the approach of Thanksgiving, the holiday season and time spent with our loved ones. The winding down of the year always brings about a time of reflection for us—remembering everything we’ve done or accomplished in months past; looking back on turkey disaster stories, mornings watching the Thanksgiving Day … Continued

F Is for Foodie

F is for “foodie,” a person with a particular interest in food, someone who’s always up for trying new places and has a refined but adventurous palate. And this month at West Knoxville Lifestyle, we’re all about feasting with foodies as we just scratch the surface of all the fine eats and drinks our community … Continued

Season of Style

We’ve all had that moment when our closet is full but we can’t find a thing to wear. Whether it’s too big, too small, or just plain last season, it can be difficult to find the perfect thing to put on. It’s no wonder, too. Our style is the first thing the rest of the … Continued

Celebrating Companionship

When you think of companionship, what comes to mind? Maybe it’s the parents who have always supported you, or the significant other with whom you’ve built a life, perhaps the college roommate who teaches you to think outside the box or the sibling who is always there for you in a pinch. Maybe it’s the … Continued

Dog Days

Summer is finally here. Time for backyard pool parties and family vacations. Time for kids to run after the ice cream truck when the telltale sound of its music turns onto your street to secure the perfect sweet treat to beat the heat. For the loud explosion of fireworks on the Fourth of July, the … Continued

Dear Gents,

We told you your time would come, didn’t we, guys? Since the May issue was all about the ladies, we thought it was only fair the June issue of West Knoxville Lifestyle be dedicated to the gentlemen of our community.   While we will celebrate the dads in our lives on Father’s Day, June 17, … Continued

To Strong Women

Though May is traditionally a time to celebrate mothers, at West Knoxville Lifestyle, we want to take this opportunity to recognize the strong women in our community. From activists, entrepreneurs and CEOs to philanthropists, mentors and, yes, mothers, these women are changing our community’s landscape and influencing its future. In this month’s feature article, you’ll … Continued

Meet the Maker

When you think of the word “maker,” what comes to mind?

Home Is Where the Heart Is

 The concept of home can be different for everyone. 
  For some, home is where the family is. It’s the place where weekends were—or still are—filled with baby snuggles, bedtime stories and Saturday morning cartoons. The place where the smell of bacon and pancakes fills the air on Sunday mornings, "do your homework before you go outside" is a daily mantra and unsnoozable slobbery dog…

And the Winners Are…..

This month we are extremely proud to bring you the results of our first West Knoxville Lifestyle Readers’ Choice Awards. 
The process began in October with the nomination round, when we asked our readers to nominate their favorite local businesses in 25 different categories. The top five nominees from each category then moved on to the voting round, when our…