Author Archives: Flannery Winchester

The scoop on what’s new around Atlanta  Become a Citizen Farmer  If you drive past Farmer D’s store on Briarcliff Road, you’ll see raised beds full of thriving veggies out front. Walk into any Whole Food in Atlanta and you’ll … Continue reading

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Best Self Atlanta’s editor Flannery Keck talks about the newly opened Chow Bing in Buckhead, which offers a healthier Chinese food option to Atlantans. I used to really love Chinese food. Nearly every week during college, my friends and I … Continue reading

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Dr. Mark Beaty from Beaty Facial Plastic Surgery answers a reader’s question about how to get rid of those stubborn saddlebags.  Q: I am in pretty good shape and work out, but I can’t get rid of my hips, otherwise … Continue reading

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All aboard! On July 13 and July 27, enjoy the scenery of Lake Lanier while tasting delicious wines, The Lake Lanier Wine Cruise Series sets sail from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., giving you plenty of time to sample each … Continue reading

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Street food has come a long way from the signature New York City food cart hod dog. Come experience the variety of incredibly sophisticated cuisine at the Atlanta Street Food Festival on July 12. On this Saturday in Piedmont Park, … Continue reading

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Fur Bus Founder Trey Humphreys is here to give you his best advice about how to throw a great summer party.    Q: How does music contribute to a successful party?  A: Music is the backbone of any party. There … Continue reading

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Citizens of Cobb County, being active and healthy this summer may benefit more than just your health! Cobb2020 is holding a social media contest that allows you to show off your favorite fitness routine. Do you love to hike, mountain … Continue reading

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Guest blogger Diana Hofsommer, development director for Camp Horizon, details how being a summer camp counselor can positively impact the life of a child.  If you could positively change the life of one child in only one week, would you? … Continue reading

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We’re not perfect. That’s a scary thought to some, but let it comfort you—we’re not perfect because we don’t have to be. This goes for every area of life, but one of the areas it can be the most freeing … Continue reading

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With spring almost here, and summer not far behind, the idea of fresh seasonal veggies and fruit is enticing to foodies throughout Georgia. EAT GA, the brainchild of Taste of Atlanta and the Georgia Restaurant Association, will offer Georgians just … Continue reading

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