SPARKLING TEETH BENEFIT SICK KIDS

Pearly whites help fund Camp Braveheart

Dr. Hugh Flax of Flax Dental donates proceeds from whitening procedures to CHOA in honor of his daughter, Lindsey.

Each March through June, dentists from all over the country participate in the annual Smiles for Life initiative by donating 100 percent of the proceeds from whitening procedures to various children’s charities. Ultradent and Opalescence, which make whitening products, donate […]

CURE CHILDHOOD CANCER’S BELIEVE BALL

For the fourth year in a row, CURE Childhood Cancer’s Believe Ball hosted some 600 guests at the St. Regis hotel in Buckhead.

Those attending the black tie affair were treated to a three-course meal catered by the hotel, along with wine donated by Treasury Wine Estates. Christine and Tom Glavine co-hosted the night, held in honor of CURE’s founder, Dr. Abdel Ragab. The evening consisted of […]

BONNEAU ANSLEY III

FOUNDER AND CEO, ANSLEY ATLANTA REAL ESTATE

Wardrobe: His own

Chances are you won’t find Bonneau Ansley III’s picture in any school yearbook under “Most Likely to Succeed.” “I think I went to every school in Atlanta,” he says, looking back on an admittedly less than stellar academic career. “When I wasn’t interested in something, I didn’t focus on it.”

Luckily for Ansley, he found something […]

FOOD NEWS – JULY 2017

Diners at Le Bilboquet, the classic French bistro located in The Shops Buckhead Atlanta, will be seeing a fresh new face pouring wine these days.

Dennis Wood has joined the restaurant as sommelier, wine director and assistant general manager. Wood has overseen the wine lists at numerous area establishments, including Chops and Chops Lobster Bar.

Le Bilboquet
3035 Peachtree Road N.E.
Atlanta 30305
404.869.9944
lebilboquetatlanta.com

Echoing what many local […]

FEATURED RESTAURANTS – JULY 2017

A sampling of great eats in and around Buckhead

Copper Cove’s rogan gosht lamb dish gets a kick from green chiles, red peppers and cilantro.

10 DEGREES SOUTH

After 15 years on the scene, this Roswell Road establishment is a highly original destination where food and wine from the tip of the Southern Hemisphere are celebrated with flair. Before we could pose the server with a […]

FOUR-LEGGED HIKES

HOW TO HIT THE TRAIL WITH MAN’S BEST FRIEND

Happy dogs and their companions on a hike in forest

It’s a great time of year to hit the numerous trails in and around Atlanta. But instead of going it alone, have you considered bringing your furry friend along? Veterinarian Alissa Stephens of The Village Vets in Buckhead loves to hike with her four dogs. “I […]

MAKING A SPLASH

PASS THE POPCORN FOR BROOKHAVEN’S MOVIES BY THE POOL

Cool off this summer with a fun night out for the whole gang. As part of its annual Dive-In Movie Nights event, the city of Brookhaven will play The Secret Life of Pets on the big screen July 14 at Briarwood Park’s outdoor pool. The animated film, which tells a cute story about how pets behave while their […]

ROCKY MOUNTAIN MOMENTS

A weekend of alpine indulgence, Vail-style

Get your adrenaline pumping and take in the view while ziplining through the mountains.

As I hitched the harness up over my waist and buckled the chin strap of my helmet, I looked up at the ziplining platform and out at the Rocky Mountains surrounding me. The thought running through my mind? “No regrets!”

From the mountaintop yoga class I […]

WHERE ARE THEY NOW?

We checked in with four talented ladies from our 2014 “Bold Women of Buckhead” feature to find out what they’ve been up to since we last spoke

Becky Blalock

Becky Blalock

In January, Becky Blalock was named one of Inc. magazine’s “17 Inspirational Women to Watch in 2017.” And with good reason. Blalock, who works from her Brookhaven home, is managing partner of Advisory Capital, where […]

A SHORT DRIVE TO SOME BIG WHITEWATER

DISCOVER A DIFFERENT, MORE DRAMATIC CHATTAHOOCHEE IN COLUMBUS, GEORGIA

Drifting in a raft in the calm, swift current down the Chattahoochee River toward the churning Class III, IV and V rapids ahead, our river guide, Mookie, gives a brief history of Columbus, Georgia.

“If you look ahead you’ll see a building with a tin roof,” he begins. “That’s where Christopher Columbus first landed after sailing the Nina, the […]