NYC is known as the Big Apple. Florida is known best for its oranges. For Atlanta, we are known for our homegrown Georgia Peaches, so why not incorporate these items into your Georgia wedding? In lieu of the candles, matches and homemade trinkets, supporting local vendors will not only help you save on shipping [...]
Take a trip to one of the best home decor stores in Atlanta. Boxwoods Gardens and Gifts on East Andrews Drive in Buckhead is a treasure. The business is located on a quiet road in Buckhead between West Paces Ferry and Roswell Road, and they occupy two old houses. The ambiance is so inviting [...]
With the motto of, “You won’t find her at the Mall,” Duluth boutique, Uptown Girl, is a one of a kind women’s clothing and accessories shop.
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The shop, located in the suburbs of Atlanta, was opened in 1998 by Mary Ann Jarusinski, and later it was run by her [...]
Interested in photography? Learn how to shoot like a professional with Creative Edge Photography Workshops in Atlanta. The Introduction to Photography Safari gives you the hand-on creative experience you need to take extraordinary vacation shots, perfect family photos and more.
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Introduction to Photography Safaris include:
Basic principles of [...]
This weekend a new bridal show is touching down at the Atlanta Convention Center at the America’s Mart–Bridal Extravaganza of Atlanta. If you’re like many brides, planning a wedding can be overwhelming and full of making decisions in a short amount of time. This show will feature the latest trends, colors and styles for [...]
School bells are ringing again as young children everywhere are missing the summer counting down until its return. While kids worry about recess and what snack to eat first, a local non profit organization, The Role Models Foundation, is making sure they have the necessary utensils to participate in a productive school day.
Once a year, just North of Atlanta, the 19th Annual Folk Fest is held. This year the event is being held from August 17th through August 19th. Folk Fest is a huge folk art show and sale featuring self-taught art, southern folk pottery, antique folk art and more. Folk art is considered a highly [...]
Photo courtesy: Cate Bogue
My husband and I found a rare night off, and we decided to head to Floataway Café, as it is a place we have not tried before. It’s owned by wife and husband team, Anne Quatrano and Clifford Harrison. I absolutely adore two of their other restaurants, Bacchnalia and [...]
Photo courtesy: Cate Bogue
One of my favorite things to do in Atlanta is head to the Scott Antique Market on the second weekend of every month. The market consists of two gigantic warehouses that are over 366,000 square feet and filled with over 3300 booths with vendors from all [...]
Photo courtesy: the beehive
Along with a new wardrobe, the coming of fall means other expenses may begin to accumulate with school being back in session and Christmas just around the corner. However, this year the beehive helps to alleviate your wallet with their Bi-Annual Warehouse Sale extravaganza on Saturday, August 18th- Sunday, [...]