Monday, November 15, 2010

Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree: 21st Annual West Tennessee Healthcare Gala

Saturday, November 13th, 2010—  The Jackson community was full of the holiday spirit as nearly 500 guests attended the 21st Annual West Tennessee Healthcare Gala. This year’s theme,  “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree” was a particularly merry event whereby guests were greeted by Santa upon arrival. Dinner was provided in the eloquent Carl Perkins Civic Center ballroom.

The evening produced over $100,000 in donations to the West Tennessee Healthcare Foundation. All proceeds will be given to the Ayers Children’s Medical Center and the Kirkland Cancer Center.

Friday, November 12, 2010

Fashionable and Functional: Stay Warm in Style

When it comes to choosing an outfit, you don’t have to choose fashion over function. This winter, stay warm in style with a few accessories that are sure to be favorites this season. Here are three practical, yet adorable looks for an adventure out into the cold. 

This ivory scarf is a great addition to any outfit. Throw it on over a plaid flannel shirt or a pea coat for an extra warming effect. Check out for more fashionable winter accessories! 

Zip Leather Gloves from J.CrewGloves make a great winter season accessory. Check out these from J.Crew. The zipper detail and cashmere lining make any outdoor adventure feel extra luxurious. 

Say goodbye to the toboggan, and hello to this year's newest cold weather trend--the bomber hat. The inside shearling lining is indescribably soft. Keep your ears cozy and face warm this season with one of these classic looks from or

For more fabulous styles check out the December issue of At Home Tennessee Magazine
Text by Kelly Kriegshauser

Monday, November 8, 2010

Winterize Your Skin!

Even though the cold winter weather hasn’t quite reached us yet, it is never too late to winterize your skin! It is best to start exfoliating and moisturizing before the cold hits so that your skin is prepared. Here are some great products that will do the job and leave your skin feeling extra soft this winter season!

Kiehl’s Moisturizer
I recommend this moisturizer to everyone! It is light, but heavily moisturizes your face and body. It even has SPF 15 for those of you who will be outdoors or hitting the slopes. The best thing about Kiehl’s lotion is that a little goes a long way. One bottle of Kiehl’s lotion lasts an unbelievable long time. Check out for more products that can winterize your skin. Grab a free sample of Kiehl’s lotion on the website.

Burt’s Bees Beeswax Lip Balm                                                               You can find Burt’s Bees Beeswax lip balm almost anywhere. Burt’s Bees is 100% natural, full of coconut and sunflower oils and rich vitamins your lips need for the cold weather. The beeswax seals in the moisture and keeps your lips hydrated for longer. Burt’s Bees Beeswax is only $3 on!
C.O. Bigelow Rice and Bamboo Gentle Exfoliate
The C.O. Bigalow Rice and Bamboo Exfoliate is gentle on the skin, yet the rice and bamboo do a great job of removing dead skin and pollutants from  your body. C.O. Bigalow Rice and Bamboo Exfoliate improves and tones your skin, leaving it soft and radiant! You can find this product, along with many other great products to winterize your skin on!  

Check out the December issue of At Home Tennessee Magazine for even more great products!! 
Text by Kelly Kriegshauser