Life Enrichment
Best Fun: August 2011

Best Fun: August 2011

The rope bridge under my feet sways and creaks as I step across it and even the reassuring smiles from my zip line guides, Sean and Morgan, aren’t making me feel any better.  My grip on the rope tightens, a sweat breaks out on my brow and my heart thumps… Read more...
Kate’s Club

Kate’s Club

When Kate Atwood started Kate’s Club in 2003, a special program that helps children cope with the loss of a parent or sibling, she never anticipated how far it would go and how many lives she would touch. The idea was inspired from a personal loss Atwood experienced, when, at… Read more...
Keep your pets feeling their best

Keep your pets feeling their best

Jessica Shops Pick of the Month Fur-Friendly DealsGive your pets the love they deserve and yourself the perks of being a smart, stylish animal owner with some of my favorite finds for pet products and services this season.  Reward your pet or give a gift with Taj Mahound’s “Treat of… Read more...
Best Bulletin: August 2011

Best Bulletin: August 2011

Oprah & O You! Event Comes to Atlanta Join Oprah and a distinguished panel of experts at the 2011 O You! Event on October 15 at the Georgia World Congress Center. Special speakers like Gayle King, Suze Orman, Dr. Oz and Nate Berkus will be on hand for a memorable… Read more...
My Best Journey: Sabir Muhammad

My Best Journey: Sabir Muhammad

When world-champion swimmer Sabir Muhammad set out to write an autobiographical account of his fear-turned-fascination with water titled Born to Swim, he had one thought in mind: to help kids. “I want to share my passion for swimming with parents and kids and describe the benefits every person realizes when… Read more...
Carolyn Evans Helps to Ignite The Spark

Carolyn Evans Helps to Ignite The Spark

When you think of solid, long-lasting relationships, one of the key elements is a healthy sex life. When former therapist and singer, Carolyn Evans found this element in her marriage taking a downward turn, she knew she had to do something to change that. On her husband’s fortieth birthday she… Read more...
Emory Winship Cancer Institute

Emory Winship Cancer Institute

At the peak of summer, families across the country are preparing for beach trips, sunny outings and excursions in the great outdoors. While protecting the skin against harmful UV rays may not make the top of the packing list, it’s certainly something to take into consideration. Skin cancer is the… Read more...
Alzheimer’s Association, Georgia Chapter

Alzheimer’s Association, Georgia Chapter

In Georgia, there are approximately 200,000 people with Alzheimer’s and the population of caregivers more than doubles that number.  Alzheimer’s disease is a form of dementia that gradually deteriorates the function of the brain. Although there is no cure for Alzheimer’s, there are ongoing efforts to help people who have… Read more...
Summertime Getaways Around Atlanta

Summertime Getaways Around Atlanta

Jessica Shops Pick of the Month Shop ‘til You Drop Boutique shopping is the perfect way to get outdoors while cooling off with some retail therapy!  So, head out to your favorite neighborhood and make a day of shopping and dining on a dime. Little 5 Points: My favorite stops… Read more...
Over 40 and Fabulous!

Over 40 and Fabulous!

Whether they’re donating their time to charity, helping out friends and family or just enjoying time with loved ones, these 40 amazing Atlantans are tireless in their efforts to improve themselves, others and the world around them. We received numerous nominations from friends, admirers, co-workers and family members who were… Read more...