Lifestyle Pub Staff’s Fitness Favorites

What makes your workout easier and your day dreamier? Here are a few of our favorite picks to make the workout smoother and the day more fun.

Happy April!

We have a busy month, and know you do, too. The warmer weather means we will be cycling, running, paddling, skating, hiking and walking more outdoors along our favorite rivers and routes. Need inspiration? Read about the Cross family of Alpharetta, where competing in triathlons is a family affair. Super mom, Sarah Cross shares her healthy recipes for a go-to…

Beautiful Faces

Tucked just off Old Alabama Road, Aesthetic Specialty Centre hosted "Love the Skin You're In" in their redesigned glamorous office. The event featured a ribbon cutting, demonstrations, delicious food and drinks from local Alpharetta spots while celebrating their accomplished doctors Dr. Marc Yune and Dr. Walker. ASC-PSD.com

Around Town

The popular Acworth Art Fest is a true celebration of whimsical and vibrant art in the springtime! Come join the celebration of the fifth year running on Saturday, April 9, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, April 10 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.. The historic Main Street in downtown Acworth is a delightful backdrop for 100 whimsical…

From Barre to Barbells

You know that feeling after a good workout, where you feel invincible and don’t even care how much you sweat? These gyms give you those feel-good endorphins, along with top-notch classes that kick your butt, and perks like themed classes, free snacks and more. Here’s the scoop on four of Alpharetta’s favorite gyms.

Austin Mueller, You’re HIRED

Alpharetta native Austin Mueller knew from a young age that he wanted to be an entrepreneur. He started small — walking his neighbors’ dogs, pruning bushes in his neighborhood and babysitting. After saving every penny earned from these odd jobs, Austin was able to purchase a lawn mower and started his first company when he was 12. Austin’s Lawns won…

Tenacity and Resourcefulness Make Hope Award Winner

Jeff Wigbels is a long time surfer, triathlete, marathon runner, golfer and skier. He never played football. Yet when he refers to one of the most important persons in his life, he calls Dr. Roy S. Herbst, his “quarterback.” It was this energetic quarterback who led the powerful offense on Jeff’s battle against stage four non-smoker lung cancer, making accurate…

Crossing the Finish Line

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Junior League Celebrates

In partnership with the Junior League of Gwinnett and North Fulton Counties, Emory Johns Creek Hospital hosted a free Ladies' Night Out. Attendees enjoyed a panel discussion about trends in women's health, free health screenings, bone density scans and casual consultations from physicians. JLGNF.org

I Love Juice, Don’t You?

There's something primal about juice. There's something supremely satisfying about capturing the essence of a plant in one single cup. And, lucky for us, spots selling fresh juice are popping up around the metro area, serving up an alternative to morning coffee or afternoon salads.