Explore. Dream. Discover.

Dive into the pages of any good adventure book—or into the screen of a movie at the local theater—and you’ll quickly be immersed in captivating stories. You’ll be pulled into worlds of wizards fighting dark magic, pirates trying to seize control of ghost ships, a quest for revenge on a whale, a 1,100-mile hike for self-discovery and healing, the visit…

Orangetheory Fitness – West Village Has Fabulous Grand Opening

Orangetheory is now open for business. Check out the new location in the West Village. Their trainers are phenomenal and the facility is state of the art. Congratulations to the sister duo, Kim and Julie, on their third location!

July 2017 Around Town

Load up the lawn chairs, picnic blankets, friends, family, neighbors, flip-flops and all the red, white and blue you can find and head to Marietta Square for a day of fun! Parade: The festivities begin with a 1.5-mile parade starting at 10 a.m. on Roswell Street Baptist. The parade will travel west on Roswell Street, north on East Park Square…

Starry Night

Stargazing is an activity that can range from romantic for couples, to curiously fantastic for families. Whether as a family or as a couple, the best part about looking to the skies is the wonders of the universe are closer than you think. Turn off the lights in your home and step out to the backyard; the stars are putting…

Outdoor Eating

Create opportunities to spend more time with friends and family. Summer isn't official without a festive backyard barbecue, and we've got you covered on the outdoor favorites.

The Smyrna Team

It is a quiet, sunny morning at Paces & Vine restaurant when Eddie Hudson reveals the secret behind the success of The Smyrna Team. Seated inside, at a section of tables draped in white cloth, he glances at his group of Keller Williams professionals, then leans in and says, “Once it stops being fun, we're out!"

Winner of Best Engagement Story

Hand in hand, we soared over the beach as the helicopter banked left. I gazed down and squinted to read the words I saw lightly etched into the sand. 
With blurry eyes and a quivering lip, the words fumbled from my mouth. “Does ... does that say my name?”

Recognizing and Treating ADHD

"Often parents get frustrated with children because they think their child is not listening or they are being lazy. Most children really want to please their parents and most children really want to do well."

We All Scream for Ice Cream

Why it's popular: CheeseCaked has taken milkshakes to a whole new level of heaven on earth with their decadent cheesecakes combined with their handcrafted, over the top, extreme milkshakes.

Summer Bucket List

As the temperature rises so does the desire to get out of the house and have fun. Do you want to plan the perfect date or perhaps get your children out of the house? Will favorite family members be coming for a visit? Check out our summer bucket list of must-do activities in the Vinings and Marietta area.

Summer Adventure Fashion

Turn heads in this breezy dress ($54) that's simple enough for a local ball game and snazzy enough for a simple date night or brunch with the girls. The dress is patterned in a slim, colorful stripe which is one of the season's biggest trends as well as the knot detail and small cutouts on the side. Dress this look…