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A BBQ Bonanza at Smokey Bones

Smokey Bones Bar & Fire Grill Smoked Wings

You know how sometimes you leave a restaurant so full and licking your lips, yet you find yourself wondering if you can “find room” for just a little more? That’s how I felt when I left Smokey Bones Bar & Fire Grill last time I visited them at a VIP media tasting in August. They had just opened their doors at the Mall of Georgia in July, and ever since that first tasting, I have been hoping for another moment to indulge in all the tasty BBQ goodness Smokey Bones serves up.

Well, I finally got my moment! Continue Reading…

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Feel Like Road Royalty in the 2016 Mazda CX-9

2016 Mazda CX-9

Finding an SUV that can handle my hectic lifestyle can be a challenge. From errands to events and everything in between, it can get pretty crazy at times. Besides, I have 3 teens that are VERY active. Needless to say my family demands a vehicle with loads of amenities and plenty of get-up-and-go… and, it MUST have plenty of style. Well, the ‘style’ part is mostly for me. 😉 Now, I’m not knocking those with simple point A-to-B needs, but I demand a different feel when I’m making my rounds. And, I think I’ve finally found my match. Continue Reading…

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Sustainable Style with JORD Wood Watches

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If you know me you know that I absolutely looove an arm party! I mean, I can get pretty giddy for gorgeous accessories. There’s just something about adding the perfect piece to your look that brings your style together. But, not every accessory is worthy. Accessories should enhance your style, not overpower your look. The key to pairing fab accessories with great style is to make it look effortless. You’ll create a look that’s not only unique but also timeless. Unique and timeless are two things that I definitely subscribe to when it comes to my own personal style. 🙂 Continue Reading…

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Face & Body® Launches Inaugural Southeast Expo in Atlanta

Face & Body Conference/Expo Southeast 2016

If you take a look at my bathroom vanity, you’d understand just how much of a beauty snob I really am. 🙂 I absolutely swoon over spa and skincare stuff… obsessively! So when I heard that Face & Body® was hosting it’s inaugural Southeast Conference/Expo here in Atlanta, I was super excited!!! Face & Body® has been bringing the beauty for more than 20 years in cities like San Jose and Chicago, so it’s great that they recognized Atlanta as the fabulous beauty hub it is.  Continue Reading…

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BurgerFi Is Grilling Up Gameday Faves and Winning My Heart

BurgerFi Alpharetta

Are you ready for some football burgers!

Many of us fashion fanatics know September to be the mother of all months–fashion month. But seemingly for the guys, September is better known as the kickoff to another season of football! It’s that time of year to break out the gameday gear, invite a few friends over to cheer your fave team to victory, and indulge in some football-fueled fixins. Continue Reading…

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An Online Shopping App is Changing the Game

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Some might call my love for online shopping an addiction. I call it an adventure! I’m sure many of you can agree that online shopping is one of the best things in life. You can lounge on the sofa, with a glass of wine (of course), and peruse the Internet for fab finds. Talk about paradise!

Well, what if I were to tell you that paradise just got even more fabulous? Enter Octer, a new website and mobile app that makes finding your favorite brands a breeze. Continue Reading…

happenings

Le Dîner en Blanc Returns!

Diner en Blanc ATL

For its third consecutive year, Le Dîner en Blanc is gracing Atlanta on September 10 with its all-white enchantment. The past two years have been so much fun, and I can’t wait to attend again this year with another 2,000 or so other cultural enthusiasts in the city! Continue Reading…