JOY TRIBBLE

FOUNDER, THE PLUS STRUT 5K

Wardrobe: Betsy & Adam dress and Steve Madden shoes, courtesy of Macy’s; Simon G ring and Emsarn bracelet and earrings, courtesy of Solomon Brothers Fine Jewelry.

STORY: Karina Antenucci

Atrainer friend challenged Joy Tribble, a plus-size model and Atlanta radio personality of almost 20 years, to participate in a half marathon. When the friend forgot to register them both for the […]

TIMOTHY MAURICE

FOUNDER, REAL AZUL TEQUILA

Wardrobe: Bar III suit, INC International Concepts shirt and Cole Haan shoes, courtesy of Macy’s; stud earrings, courtesy of Solomon Brothers Fine Jewelry; hat, his own.

STORY: Jill Becker

It all started with a T-shirt. The launch of Buckhead resident Timothy Maurice’s new tequila line, Real Azul, can be traced back, in a roundabout way, to his sophomore year in college, when […]

TRAE YOUNG

POINT GUARD, ATLANTA HAWKS

Wardrobe: Express suit, shirt, socks and shoes, courtesy of Express; Tissot Chrono XL watch, courtesy of Solomon Brothers Fine Jewelry.

STORY: Michael Jacobs

Trae Young wasn’t supposed to be here. When he graduated from Norman North High School and stayed in his hometown to enroll in the University of Oklahoma two years ago, “no one thought I was going to be a […]

Life’s a Picnic. Eat It Up.

YOUR GUIDE TO THE ART OF ALFRESCO DINING

INTRO: Jennifer Bradley Franklin
PHOTO: Sara Hanna

The birds are singing, the sun is shining, the temperature is climbing and the oppressive Atlanta pollen has vanished. Is there anything more blissful than the golden glow of this glorious time of year? And is there any better way to indulge in it than with a mouthwatering alfresco meal?

The styles of picnicking are […]

WHAT TO PACK IN YOUR BASKET

Not sure what to take on your outdoor feast? We put together the ultimate picnic roundup, from gear to grub.

STORY: Karina Antenucci

1. Picnic Time Bristol Picnic Basket ($126)

Just grab this cute woven wicker basket and go. It’s loaded with all of the accessories you need for a picnic for two, including plates, forks, knives and spoons, as well as salt and pepper shakers, a corkscrew and […]

THE THRILL OF THE GRILL

The barbecuer’s top accessory comes from right here in Buckhead

STORY: Rebecca Cha

Grilling and picnics go hand in hand. And perhaps no grill on the market has garnered more of a cult following than the Big Green Egg. But while hordes of Atlantans are devotees of the kamado-style grill, which refers to its ability to cook at a consistent temperature, what’s likely not as well-known is that […]

WHERE TO PARK YOUR PICNIC

SIX SWEET SPOTS FOR YOUR ALFRESCO FEAST

Chastain Park – Carson Matthews Photography

STORY: Jennifer Bradley Franklin

When the urge strikes to eat outdoors, you needn’t look far. Here are six favorite neighborhood spots, each with its own appeal.

1. CHASTAIN PARK

Spanning 268 acres, Chastain is Atlanta’s largest city park and has everything you need for a fun and fabulous outing, from jogging paths and tennis courts […]

DIY PICNIC PERFECTION

Easy recipes from three Buckhead chefs

Lemonade-Brined Fried Chicken with Buttermilk Biscuits and Whiskey Maple Syrup Drizzle

STORY: Rebecca Cha

So you want to orchestrate an unforgettable, homemade picnic but are intimidated by the process and time involved? (Pinterest makes it look so easy, right?) No worries. Here are some simple, scrumptious dishes from local chefs that are easy to shop for and make ahead, that […]

BOB AND BETTY EDGE

These arts enthusiasts are marking 50 years of marriage and philanthropy.

STORY: H.M. Cauley

This September, Bob and Betty Edge will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary, and while the traditional gift for that milestone is something gold, the Buckhead couple has received something even more precious: The Forward Arts Foundation recently renamed its grants for emerging artists “The Edge Award” in their honor.

The distinction is a nod to […]

DYNAMIC DUOS

THE ATLANTANS PROVING THAT TWO HEADS ARE BETTER THAN ONE

PHOTOS: Sara Hanna

History has seen plenty of powerful pairs: Franklin and Eleanor, Laurel and Hardy, Simon and Garfunkel, Venus and Serena, Barbie and Ken. Each was notable in his or her own right but were even better and badder together. Here are six awesome local pairings keeping up the tradition.

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