FOOD NEWS – MAY 2018

Make your morning memorable at Pour. AM.

 Breakfast has arrived in Brookhaven, thanks to Pour. AM, from the folks at Pour. Kitchen + Bar. Stop in for a cup of joe from Rev Coffee Roasters, pastries from Alon’s and made-to-order breakfast burritos. Pour also hopes to serve as a community meet-up spot and place where professionals can work. pourwinebrookhaven.com 

An outpost of […]

VALUING VOLUNTEERISM

Voya employees devote time to helping others

Voya employees Carl Thompson, Christine Hurtsellers and Tania Evans (left to right) are just three of the volunteers who participate in the company’s annual Day of Service.

On May 15, Voya Investment Management in Sandy Springs and Voya Financial offices nationwide will shut their doors for the day so employees can spend time serving others. “In Atlanta, 400 […]

TREATS FOR THAT SPECIAL LADY

EDIBLE GIFTS TO GIVE FOR A TASTY MOTHER’S DAY

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How do you plan on treating the woman who gave you life on Mother’s Day? We have some delicious ideas to inspire you.

Swing by Lucy’s Market and grab a “Georgia Grown” basket with cheese straws, extra-virgin olive oil, raw honeycomb, peach jam and other goodies. lucysmarket.com 

Mae’s […]

BOARDING IN BUCKHEAD

WHILE YOU’RE AWAY, HERE’S WHERE YOUR PET CAN STAY AND PLAY

Your summer travel plans may not include the family pet, but no doubt you want your canine companion or feline friend to receive the best “pawsible” care while you’re away. Some travelers opt to leave their pets with a friend or neighbor, while others hire sitters. However, many owners— 30 million annually, according to PetMD—board their […]

SAVORING SAN DIEGO

Soaking up the sun and soulful, chill vibe on the California coast

The Torrey Pines Gliderport is the largest tandem operation in the world and offers spectacular views over La Jolla.

San Diego, my hometown. I can be a stressed mess at times, but whenever I go back for a visit, a peace comes over me the moment the plane hits the tarmac. You can […]

GO THE DISTANCE

LOCAL TRAINERS SHARE 5 PEACHTREE ROAD RACE-READY TIPS

Atlanta, GA, USA – July 4, 2014: Thousands of runners run down Peachtree Street on their way to the finish line of the Peachtree Road Race in Atlanta.

You did it! You’ve signed up to run your first AJC Peachtree Road Race, Atlanta’s, and the world’s, largest 10K run. And then the panic ensues. How are you […]

THE BUCKHEAD FOOD SCENE FROM A TO Z

We may be talking ABC’s, but the Buckhead area food scene is all grown up. Consider this comprehensive guide to eating well in our favorite neighborhoods.

King + Duke’s covered deck is a go-to spot when it’s prime patio weather.

A IS FOR ALFRESCO

The mercury is rising, and for foodies, that can only mean one thing: patio weather. Fortunately, opportunities abound to park at an […]

MAKEOVER YOUR MAKEUP

THESE RUNWAY BEAUTY TRENDS FRESHEN UP YOUR SUMMER STYLE

Portrait of a woman with a charming smile in a summer dress and earrings tassels

Makeup trends often tend to border on the extreme— just think back to the contouring craze. While over-the-top looks such as black lipstick can be fun for certain special occasions or events, on a day-to-day basis, most makeup wearers just want […]

LIVING AND LEARNING CONSERVATION

Providing student hands on study in a cloud forest

Alex Reynolds, executive director of Siempre Verde, leads students out of the classroom and into the cloud forest for hands-on learning.

Twenty-five years ago, The Lovett School in Buckhead purchased 825 acres in the cloud forest of Ecuador to create a protective preserve and research center where students could study tropical conservation. They named it Siempre […]

HELPING HANDS

Knitting blankets for Grady babies

The Lenbrook knitters and sewers include, from left, Adrianne Hill, Kay Martens, Nancy Shurford, Gloria Garrett, Ursula Teeuw and Pat Schneider.

Every Monday afternoon at Lenbrook, a Buckhead retirement community, women ranging in age from 65 to 90 gather to knit, crochet or sew baby blankets and caps for new arrivals at Grady Memorial Hospital. Over the last 20 years, […]