The Second Annual BEST OF FRANKLIN Awards

Franklin Lifestyle is pleased to present the Second Annual BEST OF Franklin awards! The following pages will reveal the top businesses in 50 different categories as selected by you, the readers of Franklin Lifestyle. From restaurants and salons, to health care and home services, the balloting revealed the strong sentiments that Franklin has for a diverse group of prominent and…

Make this Summer a Splashing Success

Sweet summertime brings out sun, sandals and swimsuits all around town. Whether you spend the summer by the pool, river or lake - in a beach chair, in a canoe or on a paddle board, Williamson County and surrounding areas have everything for the chlorine-lover and river rat alike (and even a few activities for man's best friend, too).

Connecting to the Past and Savoring the Present

With a location right on the outskirts of the Music City, it’s no surprise that Franklin has a vibrant nightlife. But what makes Franklin unique is the undeniably old-fashioned feel that perfectly balances its modern entertainment scene.

The Best at What They Do and How They Do It

Although Nashville is recognized across the globe for superstar entertainers, it’s cultivating an ever-growing roster of well-known culinary celebrities as well. But if you’ve ever wielded a knife or handled a sizzling pan in your home kitchen, you’ve probably wondered, “how does a chef do this every day?” As part of a Chefs Roundtable Discussion, we met recently at Brentwood…

Make this Feast the Least of Your Worries

You know it’s been a ‘good day’ whenever you can enjoy a glorious autumn evening in Middle Tennessee, especially when it’s in an outdoor living space that you created. Lori Sesler of Franklin knows that feeling. The mother of two has been putting her creative talents to good use for three years as the sole proprietor of Good Day Gifts,…