Treat Yo’ Self

Treat Yo’ Self

Let’s come right out and say what’s been said a million times before: 2020 sucked. In almost every way possible. As the cherry on top of its pile of suckitude, it even took (Canadian) national treasure Alex Trebek from us. That’s cold, 2020. Like we weren’t hurting...

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Road Trip: Blue Ridge, GA

Road Trip: Blue Ridge, GA

“The mountains are calling and I must go” - John Muir There’s something about escaping to the mountains that’s good for the soul. The pace is slower, the scenery is beautiful and there’s always something new to discover — We can’t think of a better place to get away...

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5 Within 50: Summer Camps

5 Within 50: Summer Camps

Hey Mom & Dad! Don’t forget to do your homework and keep our dear friend COVID in mind. Camp schedules and restrictions are continually evolving. Check out their websites for updated information.  Allegre Farm CampDaculaalegrefarm.com Does your child think the...

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Day Trip: Experience Avalon

Day Trip: Experience Avalon

Welcome to Avalon-- a shopper’s haven, a foodie’s playground and the perfect place to get a jumpstart on your 2021 resolutions.  Photo Credit: Avalon Established in 2014 Avalon, located right off Exit 10 on Georgia 400, is an 86-acre mixed-use development with...

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Hidden Gwinnett: Old Grayson Post Office

Hidden Gwinnett: Old Grayson Post Office

Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these custard lovers from the swift purchasing of their frozen custard. In the age of electronic everything, do people even go to the post office anymore? They do in Grayson, Georgia; not in search of snail mail,...

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Never Have I Ever: Glass Blowing

Never Have I Ever: Glass Blowing

Calvary Glass Blowing Studio 385 Born St. NW, Lawrenceville, GA 30046 www.cavalryglass.com It’s a new year, and if you’ve been looking forward to the hope and change of 2021, we’d suggest making a change within yourself. Start small by learning something NEW! Learning...

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These Are a Few of Our Favorite Things

These Are a Few of Our Favorite Things

‘Tis the season for gift giving! We asked a few in-the-know locals about their favorite local places to shop for holiday gifts. From hostess gifts to spouses, children to co-workers, we’ve got the scoop on all the hot places around the county that will make you...

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Road Trip: Highlands, NC

Road Trip: Highlands, NC

At the place Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina all meet, surrounded by Nantahala National Forest within the famed Blue Ridge Mountains, adventure awaits. The appropriately-named mountain town of Highlands, North Carolina sits 4,118 feet above sea level and...

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We DiG: Boutiques

We DiG: Boutiques

1- Native Cotton 5910 Suwanee Dam Rd Sugar Hill, Georgia 30518 (678) 938-3081 https://www.facebook.com/Native-Cotton-Boutique-1644284702568518/ https://www.instagram.com/nativecotton/?hl=en A little bit country (or a little bit rock-n-roll depending how you look at...

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Day Trip: Canton Street

Day Trip: Canton Street

Roswell has become a popular destination for those who want to get outside of the perimeter, but still surround themselves with culture, events, good eats and great schools. This suburb has a lot to offer residents and visitors of every age especially along the ever...

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Hidden Gwinnett

Hidden Gwinnett

NV Bath and Body Bar From an abandoned alleyway in the DTL (downtown Lawrenceville) to an adorable boutique filled with local and natural indulgences, NV Bath and Body Bar is a true hidden gem. Don’t blink as you make your way around the square in DTL or you might...

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5 Within 50: Pandemic-Safe Family Activities

5 Within 50: Pandemic-Safe Family Activities

Honestly, it’s probably more fun than waiting in line to sit on a random guy’s lap anyway. Margaritaville’s Lakeside Lights Spectacular 7000 Lanier Islands Parkway | Buford The erstwhile Lake Lanier Islands Magical Night of Lights has gotten a Margaritaville-style...

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Lisa’s List: Coming Soon to Gwinnett

Lisa’s List: Coming Soon to Gwinnett

Even with the uncertainty and challenges going on all around us, Gwinnett’s pipeline for entertainment and economic development is booming. Three new attractions, all near the Mall of Georgia, will bring a fresh new mix of sports and entertainment to Gwinnett. A new...

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Day Trip: The Atlanta BeltLine

What began as a thesis became one of the City of Atlanta’s most beloved landmarks, spawning redevelopment and connecting in-town neighborhoods – truly living up to its slogan, “Where Atlanta Comes Together.” Though relatively new on the Atlanta scene in its current...

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