Driver’s Notebook Proud To American Edition

 Proud to be American Edition  By Dennis Malcolm Byron   The auto industry continues to evolve, and regarding American-born vehicles, here is what 2019 will bring for two of the past year’s standouts.

The Perfect (free) Romantic Getaway: The Henderson Park Inn

 A corner of heaven, the Henderson Park Inn provides the rare chance to truly relax. This intimate bed & breakfast, with just 36 rooms, is perched on the pristine white beaches and crystal-clear water of the Gulf of Mexico, offering authentic Southern hospitality, understated elegance, privacy, and local flavor at the award-winning on-site restaurant, Beach Walk Café.

Alpharetta Artist Joins American Craft Council Show

March 2019 marks the 30th consecutive year that the American Craft Council (ACC) has presented its beloved Craft Show in Atlanta, which again will feature more than 230 fine craft artisans from across the U.S., including 30 from Georgia. As the largest juried fine craft show in the Southeast, the American Craft Show has long demonstrated how artisan craft fits…

Roman Holiday: A Hepburn-inspired getaway

Bottles of bubbly. I was cutting into the deep tangerine yolks of my made-to-order eggs during my first breakfast at The First Roma Arte in Rome when I spied the self-serve bottles of prosecco. The first thing that came to my mind is, "WWAD?" — that is, “What Would Audrey Do?”

Prenups not Presumptions

Emily Brenner believes the best time to talk about the end of a marriage is at the beginning of a marriage. 

Hello lovers!

I used to be a big fan of the engagement announcements in the Sunday New York Times. Those pages were the icing on the tiered cake after reading every word of the Sunday Styles section. The fairytale stories of often unlikely and finally requited love in “Weddings/Celebrations” were often like Hallmark movie scripts. I mean, … Continued

February 2019 Around Town

Win a beach weekend Lifestyle Publications is partnering with The Henderson Park Inn to award one lucky reader with a holiday at the beach. Head to our website to enter to win a 4-night stay at the Henderson Park Inn along with a $100 gift certificate to Beach Walk Café, and a 50 minute massage … Continued

Single and Looking?

In today’s digital world, finding “the one” can feel a bit like online shopping without the easy return policy. When it comes to matters of the heart, the tradition of matchmaking offers a more personal approach to dating, as well as plenty of additional benefits like privacy and realism. Anyone who has engaged in online dating knows that it can…

Alpharetta Laughs with and at Amy Lyle

 Amy Lyle is a mess!  But it's ok.  With a new book on shelves and making the bestseller list on Amazon, the comedienne/actor/screenwriter uses people, places and things from her familiar turf in Alpharetta as the background for her stories and writings.

Windward Association of Retired Men (WARM) Presents 2018 Founders Award to Jim Rausch

The Windward Association of Retired Men (WARM) presented its annual Founders Award to Jim Rausch “for his record of exceptional service to our organization and to the local community.”  The ceremony took place during the organization’s Holiday Dinner Celebration at the St. Ives Country Club.