Happy June, Guys!

Last month, we celebrated my beautiful niece’s engagement in Asheville with family and her incoming in-laws. My husband and his brother (the father of the bride) were shushed a few times by other members of the family who could see the trajectory of the night. They were two wound up New Jersey bulls in a china shop. Luckily my niece…

Best Of Awards Party

Congratulations to the readers choice award winners who partied at the Square One Apartments in Sandy Springs last month. Fabulous food by Talk of the Town, swag by RC Engravables. Look for the BEST OF logo where you do business and congratulate them. Photography by Fredrik Brauer.

Dunwoody Scouts

Dunwoody's Pack 494 Cub Scouts hosted their annual Blue & Gold Banquet at the Mill Glen Swim & Tennis Clubhouse. More than 40 families were in attendance to celebrate the American Treasures theme, highlighting the charitable efforts of the Pack with dancing, games and a cake competition.

Nature Celebrated

More than 400 guests attended the Dunwoody Nature Center's Monarchs & Margaritas, with music by Wesley Cook, tapas by Alon's, margaritas and mojitos. The evening was sponsored by Oldcastle and SCUF Gaming and raised more than $100,000 for the Center and scholarships for Title I school field trips. DunwoodyNature.org

Cars & ‘Q 2017

The 8th annual Cars & 'Q charity car show celebrated a sold-out crowd on April 29th! Thanks to the incredible support of our community, the event raised a whopping $324,918 for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation!

June 2017 Around Town

Don’t miss your chance to see some of Andy Warhol’s most iconic works of art, on view this summer only at the High Museum of Art. Featuring more than 200 works, including his famous screenprint portfolios Marilyn Monroe (1967), Campbell’s Soup I (1968), Electric Chair (1971), and Mao (1972), the exhibition takes you on a journey through the late 20th…

25 Years of Nature

For 25 years, the Dunwoody Nature Center has been a feather in Dunwoody’s cap. Built by volunteers in the mid-1970s, the Nature Center has since grown to feature several camps, education programs, and events on which the Dunwoody community thrives. The Dunwoody Nature Center plans to celebrate its Silver Jubilee with 25 small, custom celebrations, due to last the entirety…

Love the skin you’re in

Imagine a lakeside setting. A building overlooks tranquill water, and a patient arrives for a session at an aesthetics center. The patient emerges from the car, enters the well-appointed lobby and checks in with the professional staff. Imagine the patient waiting to be called back, sitting by large windows perusing a magazine, or texting with a friend about how excited…

For Pops

Keep Dad busy by having him craft his favorite type of beer with his own hands thanks to John Palmer’s highly anticipated fourth edition of his How to Brew: Everything You Need to Know to Brew Great Beer Every Time series. Breaking down everything concisely from what ingredients to use, to equipment, water treatment, recipes, techniques and style perfection, this…

Happy Father’s Day, Mr. Mayor

This is Rusty Paul's fourth Father's Day as Sandy Springs Mayor. He and his wife, Jan, are parents of five adult children and attend Holy Innocents Episcopal Church. We caught up with Mayor Paul and asked him a few questions about his family, his father and his city.

Honey of a Restaurant

It’s rare to find a truly delicious menu that crosses traditional Southern fare with modern touches, but Tupelo Honey has achieved it. Though located in the busy Gateway shopping center in Sandy Springs, Tupelo Honey exudes a welcoming warmth that echoes its Southern roots. A hanging wall of screen doors greets you when you enter, as does a beautiful stained…

Stephanie P. Graham: Khaleesi of Volunteering

Stephanie P. Graham is a mother, Solicitor of Sandy Springs, a Leadership Sandy Springs Ambassador and a candidate to become the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Woman of the Year. Graham began volunteering with Habitat for Humanity at the age of 14, through New York City’s Summer Youth Employment Program. Her mother was also an avid volunteer, and still mentors…

The All-New 2017 Land Rover Discovery

To showcase the durability and versatility of their new, completely remodeled 2017 Discovery, Land Rover confidently invited auto journalists worldwide to drive their highly-anticipated SUV on some of the most challenging surfaces Mother Nature could craft. Taking on Utah's various landscapes—from the rugged terrain of Canyon Point to the Coral Pink Sand Dunes alongside dune buggies—the fifth-generation Discovery successfully confirmed…

Happy Father’s Day

That's little Brooks in the wagon. Brooks is now a big brother to Larson. Dean and Ingrid live in Mill Glen with the boys and their neighbor is Lifestyle Publications' photographer Nicole Stephens who took this lovely shot. We're so pleased that Nicole introduced us to the Hudson family and that they agreed to share thoughts on why they chose…