1 Mar, 2018

TORCH GALA

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More than 500 revelers gathered at the InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta recently for the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation’s annual Torch Gala.

Now in its 28th year, the event raised more than $550,000, which goes toward valuable research and patient support programs such as Camp Oasis, a week long summer camp for kids with inflammatory bowel disease issues. Presentations were made to this year’s honorees, Sam and Gina Shapiro, […]

1 Mar, 2018

A SUMMER CAMP PRIMER

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QUESTIONS TO ASK WHEN CHOOSING YOUR KIDS’ CAMP PROVIDER

A day at Trinity School Summer Camp includes swimming and other fun sports.

Parents put a lot of time and energy into researching child care options for their children, but that same effort doesn’t always go into where the kiddos will attend summer camp. Recommendations from friends are a big plus, but parents should do their […]

1 Mar, 2018

DESK SET

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PUT THE WORK IN WORKOUT WITH THESE FOUR MOVES TO DO ON THE JOB

Sitting: If only what many of us do for 40 hours every week could be good for us, but it’s not. “Research has linked sitting for long periods with a number of health concerns, including obesity and metabolic syndrome,” says Bill Sonnemaker, founder of Buckhead’s Catalyst Fitness. “Doing some exercise when you’re at […]

1 Mar, 2018

15 MINUTES WITH TIM AND MARIA RESUTA

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“We originally wanted to open a winery,” confesses Tim Resuta, the co-founder of Atlanta’s first craft cidery.

“We thought it would be a great chapter two for us. But we discovered that if you don’t have $25 million to get into the wine game, you’re not in the game.” So instead of grapes, Tim and his wife, Maria, focused on apples, opening UrbanTree Cidery on Howell Mill […]

1 Mar, 2018

IN AN OFFICE FAR, FAR AWAY

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More and more companies are relying on a remote workforce

Sherpa Global’s David Felfoldi

At a typical office, you get used to seeing your co-workers every day in meetings, at the copier or in the break room. But going for days without seeing your colleagues is becoming more and more commonplace. David Felfoldi, for one, rarely sees his employees: They are all remote workers.

Felfoldi, a […]

1 Mar, 2018

A VOICE EVERYONE KNOWS

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This Sandy Springs resident is heard by millions daily

In her line of work, Susan Bennett is used to being somewhat invisible. That’s the reality of most voice actors, who bring all sorts of characters to life without achieving much public adulation. Bennett is anything but obscure these days, though. She is the original—and recognizable—English voice of Siri, Apple’s automated personal assistant.

It never dawned on Bennett that […]

1 Mar, 2018

FOOD NEWS – MARCH / APRIL 2018

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 Chai Yo.

This upscale Thai restaurant from the team behind Tuk Tuk Food Loft and Nan Fine Dining is now open in Two Buckhead Plaza next to Himitsu and King + Duke. On the menu you’ll find dishes such as Asian-style tapioca dumplings and duck larb salad. 

Chai Yo
3050 Peachtree Road N.W.
Atlanta 30305
404.464.7980
chaiyoatl.com

Genuine Pizza.

Folks are lining up for a slice at this Miami-based chain’s […]

1 Mar, 2018

SOUTHERN BELLE

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KRISTY WOODSON HARVEY TALKS DESIGN AND HER NEW BOOK

On April 30, best-selling North Carolina-based author and design blogger Kristy Woodson Harvey will discuss her new novel, The Secret to Southern Charm, at a free book signing at the Huff Harrington Home store. In addition to dishing on the second novel in her Peachtree Bluff series (the first, Slightly South of Simple, was released in 2017), Harvey […]

1 Mar, 2018

GOT A MINUTE TO SPARE?

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A new gallery showcases art done off the clock

So many creative folks tell the same tale: They spend all day plying their trades, and by the time evening rolls around, they have no energy left for personal artistic pursuits. But ask about the work that gets them excited, and it’s often what they do off the clock that they find the most invigorating and rewarding.

Too often, […]

1 Mar, 2018

LIFE IS BELLA

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CHEWING THE FAT WITH BELLA CUCINA OWNER ALISA BARRY

Bella Cucina, the Italian-inspired specialty food brand, is a familiar name in Atlanta households, and it now has a new retail location at The Shops Buckhead Atlanta. Soaring industrial ceilings and concrete floors give the storefront an edgy vibe, while floral details and signs with friendly sayings keep it inviting. Several wooden tables fill the front part of […]