Coming Home: Living Downtown Alpharetta

Alpharetta might be known as the Technology City of the South, but when Mary Ann Slavik moved from a subdivision to downtown Alpharetta, she had more personal connections in mind. A 30-year resident of the city, Slavik understood the vision of what was to come in the downtown area and wanted to be a part of it.

Hello Winter!

With temperatures dipping to 35 this month and hovering around 55, your skin will be battling the bracing weather AND the sun’s damaging rays. Winter is the perfect season to ramp up your moisturizing and take the time to repair and rejuvenate your skin.

On the Nice List

What's on your holiday list this year? These are not the gifts you plan to give away, but rather the ones you actually want to receive! Tech gifts for the home? Luxury gifts to make you feel pampered? Delicious ones to fill your belly? Gifts to inspire creativity? We've got you covered! 

Become a Member of the Mayor’s Royal Court in Support of A Great Cause

The United Negro College Fund believes every young person has a right to a high-quality education. In an era when many colleges enroll 30,000, 40,000 and even 50,000 people, students at UNCF-member historically black colleges and universities choose to get an education and prepare for the future on close-knit campuses with several hundred or a few thousand students—and pay tuition that…

Happy Holidays, One and All

For the first time ever, my children will not all be under my roof for the holiday.  They are 18, 21 and 26, all independent creative humans. I love being with them, not only because I am their mother, but also because they are interesting, engaging, political, funny and… good helpers in the kitchen.  I … Continued

December 2018 Around Town

Healthier Eating Nearby Vitality Bowls specializes in açaí bowls – a thick blend of the antioxidant-rich açaí berry, topped with a variety of superfoods – and is now open in Alpharetta. The new franchise location will be the first for Jeff and Paula Sauer, who are long-time area residents.  “From the first bite I took … Continued

Missing Out on the Merry?

The holidays are a time of merriment, cheer, fun with family and friends, giving and receiving gifts and of course plenty of good food.  At least for some.

We Love Pit Bulls

The community came together for a 1-mile walk and party to support Throw Away Dogs Project, retraining rescue dogs to be police dogs. A check for $2,000 was presented to help rescue pit bulls to be K9 officers, military soldiers and support dogs.

Bright and Merry

Take one look in Diane Johnson Interiors' Johns Creek store, and it's as if every single one of your creative dreams has magically swirled into reality. The holiday magic... the intricate hues... the way Diane Johnson herself has curated some of the most beautiful gifts and items that would help any home or hostess shine... It's almost like the elves themselves…

elleB Hosts

Friends and advertising partners gathered at elleB Gifts in Alpharetta, celebrating with food from Coalition and fabulous wine from Fermented. Lucky guests took home gifts from elleB, Grey Owl Mind Body, Mattress Bliss and Ritual the Salon. Alpharetta Lifestyle believes in the strength of networking and fellowship. Join us!