TAILORED FOR THE THOMPSONS

A BUCKHEAD FAMILY’S CUSTOM BUILD CHECKS ALL THE BOXES

Gray, silver and glass strike a winning combination in the Thompson family’s formal dining room.

STORY: Giannina Smith Bedford
PHOTOS: Sara Hanna

Mimi and Andrew Thompson, with their children Drew and Anabelle, love sharing their home with friends and often host end-of-season parties for the kids’ sports […]

IT’S LIKE A SAUNA IN HERE

TREAT YOUR BODY TO A DESIGNER DETOX AT BUCKHEAD’S NEW INFRARED SAUNA STUDIO

Infrared saunas are good because “your core heats up gradually, and you’re not breathing air,” says Perspire Sauna Studio co-owner Danielle Smith

STORY: Amelia Pavlik
Hillway Photography

Imagine private infrared saunas where you can binge on Netflix while detoxing your body. Thanks to the new Perspire Sauna Studio in Buckhead, your sauna experience is […]

SLEEPING BEAUTY

REVAMP YOUR OVERNIGHT ROUTINE FOR GREAT-LOOKING RESULTS

STORY: Jennifer Bradley Franklin

A search for the fountain of youth might lead to the bedroom. Far from being a myth, beauty sleep is real, since the quantity and quality of sleep can show up in our appearance. “Sleep is a time for overall repair and regeneration of the body,” explains Dr. Taz Bhatia, the author of Super Woman RX and […]

CREATIVITY IN BLOOM

Travis Ann Bull brings life to her elegant botanical arrangements

STORY: Amy Meadows

Travis Ann Bull knows that inspiration can strike anywhere and at any time when she’s beginning a project. For instance, when the owner of Travis Ann Botanicals visited a new client’s home to start work on a customized composition, the first thing that caught her eye was an outdoor rustic bench. “I immediately told my […]

THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE HOME

Talking real estate with the CEO of a top Atlanta luxury home seller

STORY: Daryn Kagan

Jenni Bonura is all about home. As the CEO of Buckhead based Harry Norman Realtors, she has a front row seat to some of the biggest, most luxurious houses in the city. She knows the market and what’s hot and what’s not.

Bonura moved to Atlanta in 1999 to work with Anderson Consulting […]

MOD LIFE

A FAMILY OF FIVE MAKES A MOVE TO SIMPLIFY THEIR LIFE

A crystal chandelier reflects off the Cohens’ Cantoni dining table, a regular gathering spot for gourmet family meals.

STORY: Giannina Smith Bedford
PHOTOS: Sara Hanna

Chantel and Kevin Cohen with their two pooches, Thunder and Bourbon.

Kevin and Chantel Cohen met in Los Angeles 30 years […]

DISCONNECTING TO BETTER CONNECT

The importance of logging off our devices for maintaining a healthy relationship.

“Often, our perception of ‘the problem’ is usually the problem itself.” – Lori Whatley

STORY: Juliette Cheatham
PHOTO: Sara Hanna

In her recently published book, Effects of Texting on Marital Relationships, clinical psychologist Lori Whatley, who resides and practices in Buckhead, offers research-backed commentary about how the digital age of texting has created a new […]

THE STYLE FORECAST FOR 2019

WHAT’S IN AND WHAT’S OUT WHEN IT COMES TO WOMEN’S WARDROBES THIS YEAR

Wardrobe courtesy of Tootsies Vince Ridley suede boots ($385); Claudia beaded bracelets ($90) and hoop earrings ($120); MCL woven cuff ($395); Below The Belt suede belt ($100); Eugenia Kim bolero hat with pearl studs ($305); Krewe sunglasses ($205); Veronica Beard Minna dress ($595); Sarah Stewart leather jacket ($500); Elena Ghisellini suede […]

INNER BEAUTY

SUPPLEMENTS, VITAMINS AND INFUSIONS UP THE ANTE FROM THE INSIDE OUT

Hydration Therapy
Ryan Hattaway

STORY: Jennifer Bradley Franklin

These days “you are what you eat” isn’t just a ploy to get kids to eat their veggies. It’s become a full-blown beauty movement. Proper nourishment and hydration can mean the difference between things such as plump, glowing skin and a sad, drab visage. If you’re still recovering […]

STRETCH YOUR LIMITS

WHY YOU NEED TO ADD STRETCHING SESSIONS TO YOUR WORKOUT MIX

Motion Stretch Studio offers clients 30- to 60-minute myofascial stretching sessions with licensed professionals.

STORY: Amelia Pavlik
PHOTO: Jay Boatwright

Running, spinning, yoga—these are just a few of the workouts that might be part of your weekly routine. But have you ever thought about adding a good stretch with a licensed professional to the mix? “A […]