Goldfish Swimmers

Goldfish Swim School made quite a splash in January, opening its doors to hundreds of little swimmers and their families. The day was a tremendous success allowing families to come and swim and experience Goldfish Swim School.

Annual Chamber Gala

The Johns Creek Chamber Annual Gala gave members and guests a chance to celebrate their community. The event took place at Atlanta Athletic Club with delicious food, wonderful live music, and lots of dancing! Join them for a meeting or their next event at

Hello, Johns Creek

When we moved last year, a scrawny orange tabby held court on the front porch while we got settled. The kids insisted we feed him. I checked with our new neighbors, the former resident of the house and the online neighborhood community to see if anyone was hunting for the friendly house cat. No takers. When my husband scooped up…

Kids Warm to Yoga

Many kids today spend most of their time bouncing from one activity to the next, juggling multiple pieces of technology, and finishing the hours of homework they seem to get every night. The thought of adding one more thing to their schedule seems like it would be the thing that pushes them over the top. However, when that extra activity…

CentreSpring MD + Peds Grand Opening

CentreSpringMD + Pediatrics has a full team of board-certified providers who are conventionally-trained, but diagnose and treat patients by pulling from conventional, integrative, holistic and functional medicine to create the best customized treatment plans possible. The Johns Creek location is a full-service pediatric and adult facility.

April 2017 Around Town

The Swag, a 14-room rustic mountain hideaway in North Carolina, kicks off its 36th season on April 21st with a roster of programs that feature some of America’s foremost experts on Great Smoky Mountains wildlife and nature. Hikes, workshops and presentations are designed to celebrate the area’s stunning features through a variety of programs. This year’s “event leaders” include nationally…

Pretty Pets

We know your pet is the prettiest, but aren't these guys cute, too? We met some precious pooches at the Newtown Dog Park in Alpharetta and wanted you to meet them, too. Share your favorite photos of your family furever friend on our Facebook page or send the editor a photo and tell us why your pet needs our love!

Making Dogs Her Life

"I think you missed your calling,” a career counselor told Melissa Hampton Perlman in 2009. She laughs remembering her initial reaction: “I have a calling? How can you tell over the phone?” That conversation revealed Melissa could turn her hobby—taking care of friends’ and neighbors’ pets and homes while they were away—into a business. “I had never thought about it…

Kids Come First

Fried food, sugary drinks, and limited options...navigating the kid’s menu while adhering to healthy nutrition can be challenging. We tapped into the brains of two Northside Hospital outpatient dietitians and here they share their tips on how to make healthy choices while dining out with kids.

Dear Papa Jim,

We love your magazines! We heard this issue was all about kids and pets. Since we are your biggest fans (and your favorite grand daughters), we wanted to say how much we love you!