Looking Back, Looking Ahead

A century before this deep-water bay on a Lake Lanier peninsula became a premier lakefront community, it was wilderness—there were few people living in this remote valley, and undeveloped land was plentiful and cheap. When the Great Depression devastated the United States economy in the 1930s, across much of the country, you could barely give land away. Rafe Banks, III,…

Here Comes The Bride

Henderson Park Inn has officially welcomed a 37th room to their collection, the Serenity Suite. The Serenity Suite serves multiple purposes at Henderson Park Inn. It functions as a bridal suite – a space for brides to prepare for their wedding and a romantic accommodation for couples on their wedding night – for on-property weddings. It will also be available…

Saluting Style, Strength and Success

John and Mindy Cristiano have been in Alpharetta since 1997 and launched Atlanta Fitness in 2009, now with six One Life Fitness locations in the metro area. “At this stage of my life and with my kids out of the house, 21 years of constantly working from bell to bell my life is pretty complete, we have been blessed in…

Happy June, friends

This page should be blank. This issue was perilously close to being unpublished, each story unfinished and photos just dangling up in the cloud. I’ve been distracted, detained and otherwise engaged most of the month, my work way down at the bottom of the list of priorities. Sorry, but it’s true. You see, I became … Continued

June 2019 Around Town

Hair Just For Men Delivering the ultimate relaxed grooming experience for men, the Boardroom Salon for Men provides exceptional haircuts, shave services for men of all hair types, accompanied with complimentary beverages.  The Benchmark Haircut is the salon’s signature service, which includes: a tailored cut, rejuvenating paraffin hand dip, energizing shampoo and conditioning, scalp and hand … Continued

Cheers at 7 Tequilas

Advertisers, friends and staff gathered at 7 Tequilas in Alpharetta to toast to our latest issue.  Lifestyle Publications believes that community comes first and networking with other local businesses is the key to success. Cheers to everyone at 7 Tequilas for the warm welcome. 10945 State Bridge Rd

Backyard, Your Way

A backyard can be a place to grill out and fight off mosquitoes, or it can serve as a veritable oasis. When it comes to creating an outdoor living experience that comfortably welcomes friends and family during the summer and year-round, think beyond the grass and consider incorporating elements that turn your humble backyard into an entertainment and relaxation station.

I want what she’s having

Gentlemen, how many of you look at your wife or girlfriend’s bathroom counter and see a mountain of mysterious skin care products? How many of you use nothing yourself, but have tried just about every one of those products when she’s not around to “test them out”? How many of you wonder if there is anything that YOU should be doing for…