March 2016

 

Time-Saving Slow Cooking

SlowCooking

On those busy days when you don’t have much time, a slow cooker can be the solution to getting a hot, wholesome meal on the table. Simply add all the ingredients in the morning, turn on the device, and you [...]

 

How A Dog’s Story Can Teach Your Children About Life

DogsStory

One common method parents use to teach children responsibility is pet ownership, where kids help feed, clean and generally look after pets.   As important as instilling a sense of responsibility is for children, there are many more lessons our [...]

 

Could You Be Ruining Your Children’s Dental Health?

RuiningDentalHealth

As hard as parents try to set the right examples, teach the right lessons and reinforce the right habits to their children, we all manage to, at some point, mess up along the way. While some things in life are [...]

 

Three Easy Steps to Creating the Outdoor Space of Your Dreams

ThreeEasySteps

There’s no better time than now to make the most out of your outdoor living space before the cool months arrive. Creating an outdoor haven is easier to achieve than you think thanks to a few expert tips. These simple [...]

 

Nation’s Top Artisans Under One Roof

TopArtisans

Thousands of fine craft lovers and collectors come far and wide to enjoy the breathtaking presentations at the annual American Craft Show in Atlanta. With over 225 of the country’s best contemporary craft makers under one roof, show-goers enjoy one-of-a-kind [...]

 

St. Patrick’s Day in 1916 Atlanta

St. Patrick's Day Greetings

St. Patrick’s Day in old Atlanta was a lot quieter than it is in modern times. After all, prohibition was already estab-lished in Georgia 100 years ago. How much celebrating can you do without that ubiquitous “green beer?” As one [...]

 

Atlanta’s Antiques in Blockbuster Films

BlockbusterFilms

Out with the old Hollywood, and in with the new Atlanta as the prime spot for the film industry. Since 2008, Atlanta has played backdrop to more than 140 films and TV shows (and counting), according to the Georgia De-partment [...]

 

New DeKalb Animal Shelter will be near PDK Airport

AnimalShelter

DeKalb County plans to build a greatly needed animal shelter in Chamblee on a 5-acre site adjacent to DeKalb Peachtree Airport.   Community activists have pushed for better animal services in DeKalb since 2011, when a citizen task force issued [...]