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The Imagine If… Program, a Roswell-based social-emotional educational program, focuses on empowering youth by enhancing their emotional intelligence. Sponsored by the United Intentions Foundation, the course’s 20 units and lessons use discovery-based learning to tackle higher-level goal setting, bullying, character building, and enhancing everyday leadership skills. It is currently being … Continue reading

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Get ahead of sports injuries with the help of the new Sports Motion Analysis technology offered at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta locations. Using video footage taken during in person visits or via cellphone, physical therapists can offer customized exercise plans for young athletes, … Continue reading

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Girls, get dressed for a good cause! The local sustainable clothing and activewear company, GirlStrong Nation Athletic Apparel LLC, features female empowerment messages to inspire women of all ages. Created by fashionistas Lisa K. Crossley and Ayse Sukola, the line’s T-shirts, tanks, hoodies, hats, and leggings are branded with slogans such as, “You can … Continue reading

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Honest and open communication between parents and children is a crucial part of a healthy relationship, but finding the right words to develop rapport can be far from easy. National Teacher Hall of Fame member and 2011Over 40 & Fabulous! cover winner, Kim Bearden, has released an … Continue reading

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Decluttering your home and offi ce as part of spring cleaning? Why not clear out your makeup bag too? As part of the TrendBossTM pop-up class series, join celebrity makeup artist Scoobie West on March 7. The talented beauty pro will share tips … Continue reading

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Looking for a hiking buddy? Connect over trails and brews during REI Co-Op’s Hike and Hops – Stone Mountain Park and German Beer Tasting event on March 9. Explore the scenic outdoor hot spot during a guided 5- to 6-mile trek before heading … Continue reading

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An out-of-the-box option for networking events or date night, Bad Axe Throwing boasts a memorable experience that easily chops down typical outing ideas. Reserve your spot ahead of time and upon arrival, your party will be greeted with a dedicated coach and throwing lane. After each member … Continue reading

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There’s a lot of buzz around the new shingles vaccine, Shingrix, which has led to a nationwide shortage, but what exactly is shingles? According to Leslie C. Gray, MD, if you’ve ever had chicken pox, you are at risk for … Continue reading

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For fresh food in a flash, turn to the new fast-casual restaurant, KarmaFarm. Founded by Atlanta couple McCall and Scott Wilder, the farm-to-table eatery serves local, organic and sustainable proteins, sides, and salads like Southern black-eyed pea caviar with jalapeño. Plus, for every meal purchased, an entrée is donated to children in need. … Continue reading

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Grocery store giant, Whole Foods Market®, recently opened two affordable Whole Foods Market 365® stores in Buckhead and Decatur. Visitors can expect Global Animal Partnership 5-Step Animal Welfare Rated meat, sustainably caught, responsibly farmed seafood, a large selection of produce and more. Details: 3535 Northside Pkwy., Atlanta; 1555 Church St., Decatur; WholeFoodsMarket.com/365 … Continue reading

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