Incredible Women

 Article Valerie Shepherd  The Smile Maker  Jill Golsen, Supermom and CEO of Golsen Family Dentistry

Park City with my first friend

 Article and Photography Sue G. Collins  My sister Julie runs marathons, is raising twin 9-year olds and works full time teaching. She makes me feel important, funny and layered. She is smart and sassy and my pick for a quick autumn trip to Park City, Utah. We would need to stay busy, booking fishing, hiking, biking and outdoor adventures that…

It’s change that keeps me young at heart

 Article Debra Boice  I walked into Park Place at Newtown School heard singing, and it changed my life.   As a result of an automobile accident, I left the mortgage business and surrendered to the fact I would not be able to sit or heal from my injuries until I could take a leap of faith to follow a new path.…

Stop and Smell the Roses

 Article Sue Haggerty  In the planning stages since 2017, Johns Creek Beautification wanted to develop and hold an annual fundraiser that would be new to Johns Creek, while showcasing private gardens and outdoor spaces of several city residents. Proceeds from this tour would be specifically earmarked for the purchase of public art as well as landscape enhancements and maintenance throughout…

Working Beautifully

 Article Sue G. Collins | Photography Karyn Slovin  Whitney Tyler believes in girl power, but not in being too “girly.” Her gorgeous salon, Lash and Brow Loft on Medlock Bridge Road radiates a soft, feminine ambiance, but when it comes to styling brows and lashes, it’s all business.   “I wanted my clients to feel gorgeous when they walked in and…

Cheryl Johnson + her mom

 Article Sue G. Collins  Apple Watch with Milanese Mesh Band  Watch band at Target, $23

Hello JC

When it come to girlfriends, I’m the luckiest. I hit the jackpot. My first and oldest girlfriend is Nancy P. We share a birthday and met when I was 3. Our mothers were friends, probably because they both had a boat load of kids and husbands who worked too much. I enrolled in a small … Continued

May 2018 Around Town

Super Science Students Fulton Science Academy’s Middle School Math Team won First Place in the 2018 Georgia MATHCOUNTS Competition. Two FSA students, Richard Yu and Athiwat Ackaramongkolrotn, and the school’s Department Head and Math Team Coach, Sema Duzyol, head to Nationals in Washington DC, FSA’s third consecutive year. FSA was also honored to have 7th … Continued

Flowers

Full of beautiful colors and bright blooms, spring is a flower lover's dream come true. 

April 2018 Lifestyle Letter

I probably had kale stuck between my teeth during the entirety of the 20th annual Georgia Organics conference, but nobody seemed to care (or find it off-putting). Farmers, journeymen, health and wellness professionals, chefs, public health workers and farm-to-school administrators from Georgia and the Carolinas gathered in Augusta to celebrate all things agricultural. And, boy do those folks know how…