FOOD FOR THOUGHT

Atlanta fast food chain gives back.

Krystal puppets

Krystal puppets

Krystal's Angela Johnson facilitated the donation of puppet versions of some of the company's signature food items to the Center for Puppetry Arts.

Krystal’s Angela Johnson facilitated the donation of puppet versions of some of the company’s signature food items to the Center for Puppetry Arts.

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A DREAM IN GREEN

MAKING AN UNEXPECTED PILGRIMAGE WITH MY FATHER TO THE MASTERS GOLF TOURNAMENT

The writer and his dad posing in front of the clubhouse at the famed Augusta National golf course.

The writer and his dad posing in front of the clubhouse at the famed Augusta National golf course.

Dad reminded me three times before bed to set the alarm. My 85-year-old father, who reveres the sport […]

BLUE ANGELS AWARDS

The second annual, invitation-only Blue Angels Awards, sponsored by premier jeweler Tiffany & Co., were held recently in the Savannah Room at the Four Seasons, where several Atlantans were recognized for their devotion to area philanthropic efforts.

This year’s recipients were Tom and Chris Glavine, Henry and Billye Aaron, Jack Sawyer, Louise Sams, Michelle “Buttercup” Davis, and Harold and Alana Shepherd. Gifts to local charities were made […]

AN ATHENS HOTEL WITH ATTITUDE

A college-themed lodging in Georgia’s ultimate college town.

The 100-year-old brick from the Graduate Athens' origins as a metal foundry are still evident in the lobby and other public areas.

The 100-year-old brick from the Graduate Athens’ origins as a metal foundry are still evident in the lobby and other public areas.

Despite its vast charms, and the fact it’s only about an hour east of […]

CLEAN UP YOUR BEAUTY ACT

START FRESH WITH CHEMICAL-FREE PRODUCTS IN 2018

Chemical Free Beauty Products

A new year offers a blank slate, an opportunity to start over and make better choices. As you’re planning a new fitness routine and stocking the pantry with healthful food choices, take a peek inside that beauty cabinet, too. It’s the perfect time to ditch the biggest chemical offenders and detoxify your beauty essentials.

THREE CHEERS FOR SPORTS BARS

WHERE TO CATCH THE SEASON’S BIG GAMES

It’s game on at Dantanna’s, where your favorite teams are on the tube and your favorite steaks are on the menu.

It’s game on at Dantanna’s, where your favorite teams are on the tube and your favorite steaks are on the menu.

Come January and February, there are countless great sporting events you’ll want to watch on the tube. […]

HEARTS OF GOLD

DOING GOOD AND HAVING FUN AT THE ANNUAL ATLANTA HEART BALL

For more than 70 years, hundreds of Heart Balls across the country have raised funds to benefit the American Heart Association. Here in our community, the annual Atlanta Heart Ball has been a beloved tradition since 1981, as people come together to contribute to a good cause and have a good time while they’re at it. […]

SO PHARR, SO GOOD

Bienvenido to Buckhead’s delish Latin newbie.

Bar none: The liveliest spot in town for a hangover-free margarita, Cabo Cantina stocks 35 different pure-agave tequilas

Bar none: The liveliest spot in town for a hangover-free margarita, Cabo Cantina stocks 35 different pure-agave tequilas

For a non-sports enthusiast, you’d think I’d be irked by the number of blaring TVs at Cabo Cantina. I’m not in the least. That’s […]

DUCK, DUCK, DOUGHNUT

Duck Donuts, the East Coast doughnut chain with a cult following, recently opened an outpost in Buckhead.

The first location sprang up in Duck on North Carolina’s Outer Banks when Russ DiGilio saw the lack of made-to-order doughnut shops in the area. The new Roswell Road sweet spot brings the original’s beachy vibes with it, but the best holdover is the custom made treats. Choose from a […]