Happy holidays, friends!

You know how we feel about shopping locally. Our advertisers are local. Our favorite shops and haunts are local. We bring you stories every month about local businesses that make living in Buckhead and Brookhaven convenient and fun. So, during December when shopping lists seems to be at the top of our list, we hope you will carefully consider where…

December 2015 Around Town

Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities (ARMHC) and a committee of committed volunteers hosted the 18th Historic Brookhaven Candlelight Tour of Homes. More than $60,000 was raised at the event for the Charity to support their mission to nurture the health and wellbeing of children and families. The 2015 Tour was presented by Beacham & Company Realtors and The Skogstad-Sodemann Team.…

BuckHaven Gift Guide

This isn't just another Gift Guide. We chose gifts for men that are playful but functional. For women, we went for luxurious texture, adding gifts that feel oh-so-good. For the kiddos, forget plastic landfill toys and surprise them with super cool experiences that make them feel like rock stars (literally)! The adorable Ellenberg family of Buckhead kindly helped out with…

What Hanukkah Means To Me

Like most Jewish kids, Hanukkah was my favorite holiday—for the obvious reasons—presents and fun celebrations without long synagogue services to attend! Now, as an adult and a parent, it is for the exact same reasons that I have come to dread Hanukkah to some extent.

A Giving 

This holiday season, have you considered giving a gift that truly gives back? Tribute giving—giving a gift in honor or tribute of a loved one, friend or colleague—is growing in popularity and offers both the giver and the receiver an added bonus: a better world. Below are just a few local organizations that offer tribute giving opportunities right here in…

Historic Brookhaven Candlelight Tour of Homes

A fashion show and luncheon, pool-side, at one of the gorgeous homes on the October tour benefitting Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities, gave us the chance to celebrate the success of tour organizers and supporters. BuckHaven Lifestyle was the proud media sponsor. Fashions by Tootsie's. ARMHC.org

Baker Lanier Celebrates

Baker Lanier Salon and Day Spa celebrated 10 years of making Buckhead's beauties more beautiful from their adorable Hardman Ct. salon. The party featured food from Gabe's of Villa Rica and live music. BakerLanier.com

Complimentary Shopping Help 
To The Rescue

Do you need help finding that perfect holiday outfit or gift? Local Simon malls provide two-hour complimentary personal shoppers to assist you year round, and you may be finding yourself particularly in need of their services during this busy month. Whether you accompany the shopper or they hold items at various stores for you to look at independently, you will…

Meet Pattie Lanier

The unique aesthetics and peaceful environment found at Baker Lanier Salon and Day Spa offer a glimpse into the creators behind it. At the helm and heart, Pattie Lanier has poured herself into building a business with her partner, and together they’ve cultivated a respite for guests to attain beauty and style in a culture of excellence.

New Mazda CX-3 Has Drivers Looking Forward to 2016

It has been a great 2015 in the automobile world and luckily for motorists, cars like the 2016 Mazda 2016 CX-3 will maintain the momentum regarding the advancement of technology, power, style, gas mileage and practicality to name a few. Simply put, it’s a win.