My Journey: Ann Finley

My Journey: Ann Finley

For professional counselor Ann Finley, metal sculpting was just a fun hobby. But when she realized she could make a successful business from it, she left her day job as associate director of the University Center at Emory University behind to pursue her passion. What made you want to turn… Read more...
Best Self Atlanta Magazine Visits City of Refuge

Best Self Atlanta Magazine Visits City of Refuge

Each month, Best Self Atlanta urges our readers to give back to the community. Whether through donations, volunteerism or attending charity-related events, giving back is a huge part of being your “best self.” Although we, as a company, give back throughout the year as much as possible, we decided to… Read more...
Best Bites: March 2012

Best Bites: March 2012

Take advantage of broccoli season (which traditionally runs from October through April) by adding this highly nutritious vegetable to any dish. In this salad, broccoli adds a bit of color and a whole lot of flavor that offsets the bland pasta and tart tomato. This fun dish is great for… Read more...
Best Fun: March 2012

Best Fun: March 2012

On a chilly Saturday morning, I spent a few hours at Pine Street Market’s whole hog class with about 20 other bacon lovers learning how to make bacon (and everything else). You may have heard of Pine Street Market as a stand at a farmer’s market or a supplier of… Read more...
Best Bulletin: March 2012

Best Bulletin: March 2012

AJC Peachtree Road Race The Atlanta Track Club, organizer of the AJC Peachtree Road Race, will open registration for the 2012 event on March 15 through an online lottery. Regardless of the day or time one enters, all individuals and groups who enter the lottery will have an equal chance… Read more...
The Amazing Race contestants Amani and Marcus Pollard

The Amazing Race contestants Amani and Marcus Pollard

Teamwork is at the heart of any great relationship, and never is teamwork more important than when a couple is going through stressful times. Having that person to lean on and offer support can not only help get you through the tough times, but also celebrate the joyful ones. Amani… Read more...
Finding Love, Coping with Divorce and Dating in Atlanta

Finding Love, Coping with Divorce and Dating in Atlanta

No matter how different human beings are, there’s one universal need that ties us all together: love. Some are looking for love, some are growing and maintaining existing love, while others are healing from love lost and learning to love themselves. We’ve spoken to inspiring Atlantans about their love journeys… Read more...
Improving Your Heart Health

Improving Your Heart Health

Do you want to make more time to exercise? Do you want to cut out the excess sugar and sodium in your diet? Do you wish you had more energy throughout the day? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you are on the right path to… Read more...
Best Bulletin: February 2012

Best Bulletin: February 2012

Pet Healthy Option The omega-3 fatty acids found in fish oil are shown to have positive benefits for both people and pets who suffer from arthritis, heart disease, allergies and cancers. OmegaQD is a concentrated fish oil and antioxidant powder that can help your pet maintain healthy skin and coat,… Read more...
Care and style for the eyes

Care and style for the eyes

Jessica Shops Pick of the Month Eye Candy: Dress up the windows to your soul! A unique way to amp up your eye color (even if you have perfect vision) is with colored contacts. FreshLookContacts.com offers a range of gorgeous colors and a free trial pair certificate (exam may be… Read more...