Barbara’s Bash

North Fulton Community Charities (NFCC) raised over $150,000 in net proceeds to help low-income families in need at their inaugural Barbara’s Bash at the Atlanta Athletic Club on September 14. The fundraiser honored longtime Executive Director Barbara Duffy, who announced that she would retire at the end of 2019.

Cozy Up Your Home

Take a cue from the Scandinavian concept of hygge and welcome the transition of summer to autumn with a relaxing refresh Pumpkin spice, apple cinnamon and a hot cup of cocoa. Fall is all about getting warm and comfy as a chill hits the air—preparing yourself for winter, and cherishing those final moments of summer.  … Continued

Thanking Givers

Every opportunity we get, we pause to thank people in our community who make giving a priority. And during this month of Thanksgiving, we put our hands together and thank these Lifestyle Publications Givers. 

Our Generous Emerald Coast Friends

Along the Emerald Coast of Florida each spring, wine lovers with a lot of heart gather together during the last weekend in April for the Destin Charity Wine Auction. Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation (DCWAF), one of the nation’s premier fundraising organizations located in the Florida panhandle, has a mission of connecting wine enthusiasts to raise money benefiting children in…

The Point of it all

Just as the bath water in my soaking tub was losing its steam, the fire was calling for another log. Climbing out of the deep tub and into a thirsty robe, I threw a few more logs into the big stone fireplaces in the bathroom and sitting room. Every window in the Lookout offered an expansive view over moody Upper…

I’m thankful for The Bahamas

Last year, I had the pleasure of staying at The Abaco Club. The hospitality was unending and the clear warm water and blue sky embraced me. I wrote to my friends there to ask how they are coping after Hurricane Dorian and how we can help and they sent this report. Hurricane Dorian barreled through … Continued

November 2019 Around Town

Vacation Artfully in Pensacola, Florida The 6th Annual Foo Foo Festival arrives in Pensacola, Florida, October 31 – November 11.  The popular arts and culture festival, one of the largest in the Southeast, spans an impressive 12 days and features innovative artists from all genres.  This year’s Foo Foo Fest line up runs the gamut from … Continued

Lifestyle Pubs Sends Reader to the Beach

Nancy Holloway of Alpharetta was the lucky winner in Lifestyle Publications’ summer beach holiday giveaway. She and her sister Cathy escaped to the lovely Henderson Park Inn in Destin for four nights of relaxation and pampering.  Their sister Carol from Pensacola joined them for a special weekend together. The Henderson is an adult-only beachfront bed and breakfast with panoramic view of…

When Healthcare Cares About You

To learn more about the different model of health care offered at HIPnation in Alpharetta, we sat down with Brian Hill, MD, founder, president and Chief Medical Officer.

Re-engineering Thanksgiving

The joy of Thanksgiving isn’t found in the pursuit of perfection. The holiday becomes rewarding when we can find a path of renewed appreciation for this time-honored celebration that glorifies gratitude, as much as it does our collective history.