Virginia is for Living Well

Looking out over 180 acres of vineyards framed by rolling foothills of the Southwest Mountains in the Virginia Piedmont, Luca Paschina stands where Thomas Jefferson likely surveyed the property while designing the historic landmark mansion for his friend Gov. James Barbour in 1814. Paschina is the accomplished winemaker and general manager at Barboursville Vineyards, but first and foremost, he is…

Happy new year, friends

  What does wellness mean to you? Salads, sit-ups, CBD and sleep? Meditation and meat-free meals? While my fellow magazine editors splash out their trends for 2020 in their January issues, may I jump on the media bandwagon and toss out an idea?   I am going to try to push for more balance in … Continued

January 2020 Around Town

The Younique Foundation   The Younique Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit founded in 2015 offering support resources for adult women survivors of child sexual abuse.  The Haven Retreat is a 4-day retreat for survivors and free of charge. The mission is a message of hope and healing for survivors while leading a global mission to … Continued

Artisan Beauté Opens

Dr. Diane Alexander hosted a grand opening celebration for her new upscale spa in Buckhead, Artisan Beauté. The event was held at both the spa and the neighboring Iberian Pig where guests could mingle, enjoy signature cocktails and light bites while touring the new space and meet Dr.Alexander. 

Heeling Diabetes, Inc. Presents the Secret Garden Gala in Wonderland

Heeling Diabetes, Inc. hosted its second annual charity gala, the Secret Garden Gala in Wonderland. Despite the chilly weather, guests arrived at the Atlanta City Hall Atrium, in their finest black-tie attire, for an evening of diabetes awareness and philanthropy.

Captain Planet Foundation’s Annual Benefit Gala

The Captain Planet Foundation held its annual Benefit Gala Nov. 16 at Flourish Atlanta., raising $750,000. Musician Chuck Leavell, author Richard Louv, and Dole Packaged Foods president Brad Bartlett received awards. Special musical performances by Leavell, Julian Lennon and Collective Soul, and special guests included media mogul Ted Turner.

Range Boutique: Rock the Runway

Range Boutique hosted a fabulous night celebrating fashion, fun and four-legged pals. Over 400 guests mingled with friends while Style Rangers strutted their stuff with adoptable dogs from Angels Among Us. Plus: complimentary cocktails, small plates, a silent auction, and live music from Beyond the Yellow Brick Road.

Hambidge Center Art Auction Masquerade Bash

The Hambidge Center Art Auction celebrated a Masquerade Bash recognizing visual arts supporters Ruth West and Bob Wells as Honorary Chairmen. Paintings, pottery, photography, sculpture and more than 200 artists as well as performers and installation artists were admired by guests, most wearing or carrying masks.

Serene Scene

Buckhead realtor, Robin Fink loves this bathroom for its elegance and simplicity. The thoughtful master bath renovation in her recent listing in historic Inman Park features Thibaut designer wallpaper, custom Avalon cabinets with footed kick space and Carerra Marble Countertops with high-end Delta plumbing fixtures.  The shower included a slide bar shower head in addition to the wall-mounted showerhead. The white penny tile and…

KarmaFarm Southern Caviar  

This is a Wilder family favorite side salad, or fresh appetizer with chips, an easy, healthy way to add a nutritious and delicious item to a lunch or dinner menu.  

Forty Years of Home

Since 1979, the Charity has served more than 50,000 families seeking medical care for their children in Atlanta. In celebration, Gov. Brian Kemp proclaimed March 11, 2019, as Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities Day in Georgia.