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Posted at 12:02 PM, Aug 24, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-08 04:38:32-04

RECIPE #5414 / CHEF BENNY KAMINSKI / UNION COMMON: Chef Benny made New Orleans Style BBQ Shrimp. For a copy of the recipe, click here: Union Common is celebrating its one year anniversary by donating to four local charities August 24-27. Each night, one specified local charity will receive 20% of all dining room sales. Union Common is located at 1929 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203. For more information, visit or call (615) 329-4565.

FASHION / TIFFANY LOVE / BEAUTY BEHIND BARS: Tiffany showed ways to create different looks with the same garments. See more wardrobe transformations at the Beauty Behind Bars event Saturday, August 29th from 12pm-5pm at the Claiborne Family of Faith Center, 81 Claiborne St. Nashville, TN 37210. BEAUTY BEHIND BARS is an effort to help women and girls break away from mental incarceration and self-imprisonment of low self-esteem, doubt, depression, suicide, and dream killing. For more information, visit or call (615) 746-7779.The fashions came from First Impressions Boutique, 104 Douglas Ave. in Madison, (615)582-8123.

AUTHOR / JENA LEE NARDELLA / BLOOD: WATER MISSION: Jena talked about her efforts to build 1,000 wells in Africa by providing clean water to combat HIV/AIDS. On Monday, August 24, at 6:15pm, Salon@615 presents an evening with Jena Lee Nardella, in conversation with Jars of Clay frontman Dan Haseltine. Co-founders of Blood: Water, Nardella and Haseltine have worked for ten years to impact the HIV/AIDS and water crises in Africa. Nardella details that journey in her new book, “One Thousand Wells”. Tickets and more information can be found here: To donate to Blood:Water, visit