Hello, Alpharetta

At the turn of the last century, Americans started to warm to the idea of taking a vacation. While their work ethics were stronger than ever, Americans needed structure to their holidays, purpose to their play. In 1874, American Methodists founded Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly in New York. The Martha’s Vineyard Camp Meeting Association in Oak Bluffs was the…

Bridal and Gowns

Elite Pour La Vie in Alpharetta hosted the North America exclusive preview of the Berta Evening Wear collection. Elite Pour La View is a luxury boutique of couture bridal and special occasion gowns. 631 North Main Street. ElitePourLaVie.com

Dr. Lile Welcomed

Aesthetic Specialty Centre welcomed Dr. Laura Lile to the med spa practice with a special event. She specializes in wellness and anti-aging, bioidentical hormone replacement, non-invasive treatments and more. 30% off sunscreens and complimentary skin cancer screening for readers

May 2017 Around Town

Atlanta Athletic Club will host the 20th Anniversary of the Arnold Palmer Cup, named for legendary golfer Arnold Palmer, June 9 - 11, featuring the top male university/college golfers matching the United States against Europe in a Ryder Cup-style tournament. There is no charge to attend the tournament and non-members are invited to attend. The United States currently leads the…

A View from The Top

With an hour to go before my first class at The Swag’s cooking school, I grabbed one of the chilled water bottles thoughtfully set out for resort guests and walked 10 feet through an opening in the split rail fence to a Great Smoky Mountain National Park trail. Jake Osburn, the chipper sous chef serving the hearty and healthy breakfast…

Goldfish Swim School Growing Love for Water, One Toddler at a Time

Goldfish Swim School splish-splashed its way into our Alpharetta community and has local families bubbly about the water! From first-time greetings with the agua to instruction on furthering swimming skill-sets, this school has changed the mentality behind pool time. Upon its official January 2017 opening, Goldfish swim has seen bouncy babies to tiny tots to growing guppies and everyone in…

Elite Roofing & Restoration Charity Golf Tournament

Right now, there are 540 students enrolled in Forsyth County’s schools that identify as homeless. Even with such prosperity and affluent members of our community, local homeless families work day by day, struggling to make ends meet. With efforts from Elite Roofing & Restoration and Family Promise of Forsyth County, homeless children and adults will benefit from funds that will…

Wish you were here…

“It’s Good!” Lambeau Field, Green Bay, WI. Being an avid football fan, I had the pleasure of standing on the grounds of one of the most historic arenas in National Football League history—the Packers’ Lambeau Field—during a Green Bay press trip. The day was too beautiful to not capture it with the HTC 10 phone I was reviewing. Unforgettable.

Runway Fashion

You’ve decided on the dates and destination, made air and hotel reservations and loaded your bag with books and MAGAZINES. Now, time to pack. Ugh. We asked personal stylist to the stars, Robanne Schulman of Plaid Monkey Buckhead to shop for travel-friendly outfits that will turn heads. We shot Robanne and her three favorite travel picks at Ascension Air at…

Best Vacay Ever!

My most memorable vacation probably has to be to Costa Rica for my 30th birthday. Myself and seven friends went on a five-day excursion filled with deep sea fishing, white water rafting, zip lining, and partying! One of the best trips of my life.