Beautiful Soul in a Beautiful City

Franklin is home to many amazing things: historic attractions, an iconic downtown, a lively music scene and beautiful parks, just to name a few gems. Amid all of this wonder lives Kathy Confer, founder and owner of Naturally Beautiful Permanent Cosmetics. Why is this so special? The answer is simple: Kathy decided to take her exceptional talent as a sculptor and painter to an entirely new…

Meet Hollie Alphier

Most working wives and moms are familiar with the hectic pace that comes with raising a family, maintaining a home and going to work. But few wear it as proudly as Hollie Alphier who lives in Franklin with her husband, Tony; his son, James (6) and her daughter, Hayden (7). You could say that the West Tennessee native is at…

Meet Jaclyn Berry

Jaclyn Berry is a true Southern girl with a heart of gold. Whether it’s at home or on the job, she gives and lives selflessly. But she won’t apologize for having a good time, too! Add it up and she’s about as ‘real’ as a Real Wife can be.

Meet Rebecca Frizzell

You remember the one about the customer who was so impressed with a particular product that he bought the company? Rebecca Frizzell, this month’s Real Wife of Franklin, can share a similar story. “It was through a simple Internet search when looking for childcare for my 2-year-old son that I first became involved with Primrose Schools,” she says. “Subconsciously, I…

Meet Jennifer Smith

Jennifer Smith is a Texas transplant that has been grounded in the Franklin lifestyle for practically her entire adult life. It is here that her family and business have grown along with her adopted hometown. Here’s a close-up look at the owner of JLS Designs and the first “Real Wife” of Franklin Lifestyle.