September 2016

 

MARTA Goes for Sustainability

MARTASustainability

Saying one is “going green” by riding MARTA is a step towards better sustainability, considering of the en-vironment by conserving resources to support a longtime ecological balance. MARTA provides not only rapid public transit, but also is a leading organization [...]

 

Dessert Ideas That Will Cool Your Sweet Tooth Without Giving You Sugar Shock

DesertIdeas

When long-hot summers drag on, with feels-like temperatures rocketing over 100 degrees, you may feel the need to seriously chill. One way to take the edge off: fresh and frosty desserts. And if there are options for healthier versions of [...]

 

A Variety of Volunteers: Atlanta Pet Partners

VarietyVolunteers

Volunteering allows people to give back and enrich others’ lives. But why stop there? Volunteering doesn’t have to just be for people, four legged friends can often provide the most empathetic and encouraging visits.   Atlanta Pet Partners believes in [...]

 

Protect Gardens From Invasive Pests

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Nothing tastes better than fresh-picked fruits and vegetables. Unfortunately, invasive pests threaten to de-vour the crops in our gardens and farms, and the flowers, trees and plants in our landscapes. They are a real threat, costing our nation approximately $120 [...]

 

4 Tips For Helping Your Child Disconnect From the Electronic World

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Ever since Nintendo made the Pokemon Go video-game app available, young people have been exploring their communities with their eyes firmly fixed on their smartphones rather than on the wonders of the world.   If endless hours spent capturing imaginary [...]

 

Flying Tigers at Atlanta Warbird Weekend

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It’s important our children know that warbirds refer to vintage military aircraft, not angry birds equipped for battle. The famous WWII fighters with the shark-faced nose art will be on display at Peachtree DeKalb Airport dur-ing Atlanta Warbird Weekend September [...]