AMPUCAMP

AMPUCAMP

Before he had turned 5, Brennan Johnston had already had more than his share of disappointment and heartache in his young life. Only months before, what started out as a simple broken leg turned into tragedy when the brave 4-year-old had to face an amputation below the knee. Then, while… Read more...
Nutritious Nosh

Nutritious Nosh

One of the biggest misconceptions about healthy eating is that nutritious food is bland and boring. That couldn’t be further from the truth! Wholesome, healthful fare can be quite bold and delicious, given the right recipe with ingredients that blend together seamlessly to create a perfectly balanced—and flavorful—dish. Here, some… Read more...
My Best Self: AnneMarie Edwards

My Best Self: AnneMarie Edwards

AnneMarie Edwards, a bellydance instructor with Daza Dance Ballroom Academy in Atlanta, says she is passionate about sharing the expression of graceful, feminine strength through dance. She has trained in ballet, Latin and ballroom dance with local and international instructors who are renowned champions in their fields. She has been… Read more...
Take It as a Complement

Take It as a Complement

It was a case of art imitating life. Still desperately wanting a baby after a series of failed infertility treatments, the character Charlotte York on HBO’s Sex and the City bumped into a friend during lunch one day. Believing that the friend was unable to get pregnant, Charlotte was shocked… Read more...
Robin Meade

Robin Meade

When HLN’s Robin Meade, then a newscaster in Chicago, began having panic attacks, she assumed it was a problem with her heart or lungs. The sunny, perky, successful 30-year-old career woman had no reason to suspect a lack of self-confidence was at the root of the frightening physical episodes. Since… Read more...
Moving Forward

Moving Forward

Karen Hughes, president of ImageAssets and founder of Style YOUniversity and StyleCAMP, got more than she bargained for when she announced her Sofie Made Me Do It! Makeover contest a couple of months ago. StyleCAMP is an interactive workshop designed to help women understand and learn the basics of style.… Read more...
SCAN Foundation

SCAN Foundation

On Saturday, May 29, Perimeter Place will host one of the many walk/run events that tend to crop up in Atlanta this time of year. Like the other events, there will be hundreds of participants who have gathered together to raise awareness and funds for a good cause. There will… Read more...
Atlanta Community Food Bank

Atlanta Community Food Bank

During the holiday season, it’s not uncommon for us to think about—and reach out to—others who are in need, especially those who don’t have enough to eat. Of course, when the new year rolls around, many of us turn our attention to other issues in our lives and unintentionally put… Read more...
Age of Enlightenment

Age of Enlightenment

You can’t turn on your TV these days without seeing at least one commercial for a product that promises to turn back the clock by erasing your fine lines and restoring your youthful appearance. In fact, the concept of anti-aging, or reducing the outward signs of growing older, has spawned… Read more...
JaQuitta Williams

JaQuitta Williams

JaQuitta Williams, 38, has been a TV news anchor and reporter for nearly 20 years. Last year, she decided to make a transition in her career, leaving her job at WSB TV to pursue a career in acting and singing. JaQuitta's change in direction began in July 2007, when she… Read more...