July 31, 2011 Featured Food

What are y’all doing Wed., Aug. 3 from 5 to 8 p.m.? The correct answer is Happy Hour at Pie Shop! Buckhead’s newest sweet spot is offering a sampling of their pies post-work on Wednesday. It’s $20 for an unlimited sampling of their pies until your tummy can take no more. Plus y’all get to… Read more »

July 29, 2011 Art

Looking for a unique, colorful gift for your next birthday or event you are hosting?  These handmade decorative candles by Atlanta-based etsy shop, When it Rains, are just too cute to pass up!  Handmade soy candles are poured into recycled jars and cans and then adorned with ribbon, twine, and colorful papers.  I love the… Read more »

July 28, 2011 Food

Dozens of people crowded outside the new Five Spot Yogurt in Snellville for its opening earlier this summer. Although the fire inspector hadn’t yet checked out the sprinkler system and thus customers weren’t allowed in, there was a steady traffic of employees bringing free frozen yogurt out to customers. Within the shop was owner David… Read more »

July 27, 2011 Art

It’s craft time again!  Today I want to share with you three super easy ways to dress up a blank greeting card.  Many of us have these blank cards laying around, in the office desk or craft cabinet, that we meant to fill in and send but just never got around to.  Well, summer is… Read more »

July 25, 2011 Featured

Upon arrival, the dogs are a spectacle. Some are asleep in sunny spots on the sidewalk. Others are cooling off in a fountain. They beg for table scraps from patrons of patio restaurants. They cross the streets just as people do, as if they’ve learned to decipher the crosswalk signals. Journalists estimate that Santiago has… Read more »

July 23, 2011 Featured News

Zoo Atlanta welcomed a new addition on July 21: a 6-foot-tall baby giraffe! She’s about the cutest thing to grace the South this summer! When she was born, this baby girl was already between 100 to 150 pounds and will grow to be about 600 pounds like her mama! Born to proud parents Mona and… Read more »