Missing Out on the Merry?

The holidays are a time of merriment, cheer, fun with family and friends, giving and receiving gifts and of course plenty of good food.  At least for some.

The Nice List

What's on your holiday list this year? These are not the gifts you plan to give away to friends and family, but rather the ones you actually want to receive! Luxury gifts to make you feel pampered? Delicious ones to fill your belly? Gifts to inspire creativity? We've got you covered! 

Happy Holidays from our homes to yours

The holidays for us are usually a chance to recharge and reflect. We are so busy all year long with events, travel and work, that for the most part we stick around Atlanta for the holidays. Gift exchanges, holiday parties, relatives and relaxing by the fireplace are always part of the holidays.   

Bright and Merry

Take one look in Diane Johnson Interiors' Johns Creek store, and it's as if every single one of your creative dreams has magically swirled into reality. The holiday magic... the intricate hues... the way Diane Johnson herself has curated some of the most beautiful gifts and items that would help any home or hostess shine... It's almost like the elves themselves…

Christmas at Reserva Conchal

Staying at lovely Reserva Conchal in the lush Guanacaste region of Costa Rica, I had a chance to use my high school Spanish. “Muchas Gracias,” I enthused, when the smiling bell hop helped me out of the airport car. “Mucho Gusto,” he replied. Wait, what happened to “De nada?” I think his reply roughly translated to, “with much pleasure…my pleasure!”…

Happy Hols Johns Creek

For the first time ever, my children will not all be under my roof for the holiday.  They are 18, 21 and 26, all independent creative humans. I love being with them, not only because I am their mother, but also because they are interesting, engaging, political, funny and… good helpers in the kitchen.  I … Continued

December 2018 Around Town

Gwinnett Medical Center Celebrates 30 Gwinnett Medical Center’s (GMC) Glancy Rehabilitation Center recently celebrated its 30 year anniversary of offering inpatient and outpatient therapy and transitional fitness to the community. Glancy Rehabilitation was founded so patients could receive care closer to home. As part of the anniversary celebration, leadership unveiled the Hall of Resilience at Glancy Rehabilitation.  … Continued

Three Brilliant Winter Holiday Markets in Belgium

Close your eyes and think of Christmas. Images of winter and snow and twinkling lights, carols and gifts, gingerbread houses, tall decorated trees, and special delicious delights pop into one’s mind. Open your eyes and behold the magical Christmas Markets of Belgium: Brussels, Bruges, and Ghent! These three Belgian cities are world renowned for beautiful old-world holiday festivities that last…

Polo Forever

The dynamic fundraisers behind Polo in the Pines have raised nearly a half million dollars for cancer research. This year, CHOA's pediatric brain cancer research benefitted. What a glorious day of polo, food, friendship and hope. Perimeter North Lifestyle is a proud sponsor.

Become a Member of the Mayor’s Royal Court in Support of A Great Cause

The United Negro College Fund believes every young person has a right to a high-quality education. In an era when many colleges enroll 30,000, 40,000 and even 50,000 people, students at UNCF-member historically black colleges and universities choose to get an education and prepare for the future on close-knit campuses with several hundred or a few thousand students—and pay tuition that…