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! 

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…

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…

Winter in Telluride

How hard could it be? I was joining Telluride Outside for a scenic snowmobile ride along groomed trails between the Wilson and Dolores mountain ranges to historic Dunton Hot Springs for a soak in ancient waters followed by a gourmet lunch. Well, two hours driving the snow machine, the roar of the engine masking my heavy breathing, left me exhilarated…

Lettuce Eat Healthy

Even as the farmers markets close for the season, North Fulton residents seeking healthier, tastier, locally-grown produce can still get lucky in the lettuce department. Thanks to hydroponics and the dedication of two people who are passionate about sustainable growing, this vital ingredient for salads, sandwiches and more can be had all year and even delivered to your door, or…

How Caregivers Give

When we think of hospitals, we may not picture a happy team of employees working together to plan a community event or training for a fundraising 5k. With nearly 1,000 employees, Emory Johns Creek Hospital is not only a place for healing, within the four walls are friends who care deeply for their surrounding community. In this season of giving,…

Collaborate for Sweet Success

While a grass roots idea plants the seed, it is through the power of partnerships we discover our true potential.  

Wine Two Ways

Whether you need some new bottles to stock your wine cooler, or you are ready to start a serious collection, making a wine purchase can come with its own blend of anxiety. Finding balance between price and taste is a key concern. With a plethora of wines that offer a good value and plenty that make spending more worth it,…

5 Secrets to Fab Food Photography

Food porn. It's all over social media. There's that spectacular piece of towering chocolate cake or the glistening lobster tail that makes you want to lick the butter off your iPhone screen. How do people who don't take photos for a living get these unbelievably delicious-looking shots? Local photographer, Aubry Canales, shares their secrets!

Watch for It

Nestled in the center of Peachtree Corners’ Forum shopping center is Carnegie Jewelers, a paradise for anyone who demands the finer things in life including diamond necklaces, cufflinks, rings, stunning watches, and more. Owner Kourosh Baghaei is obviously passionate in what he does; his extensive selection, posh accommodations, association with the American Gem Society, and Gemological Institute of America degree prove that.…