By Vera Stewart | Photography by Amy J. Owen | Food styling by Emily Yates How many times has the following happened to you? You’re relaxing at home or busy with errands when you find out last minute that you’re having company over to watch the game or the golf tournament. While I have a…Read More
By Connie Cottingham One Thursday Lola Gazda pulled out her phone to show me a photo of tall screen she is painting with four flowers. One of the four panels is a tall purple iris. “I don’t know the variety, but I have many purple iris in my front yard and they are beautiful when…Read More
40 concerts. 4 Days. 100% Virtual. If you have been longing the return of concerts, then Porch*Fest is the event for you. The 2nd annual event, held October 15-18, features 40 live concerts spanning four days. All concerts will be streamed via Facebook Live. Proceeds from the event benefit Historic Athens, the non-profit dedicated to…Read More
By Johnathan McGinty | Photos by Evermore Photo Co. and JenWolf/Shutterstock Athens eyes return of football with optimism, apprehension At first glance, you might not expect Little King’s Shuffle Club to be an ideal spot for a Georgia football fan to enjoy a few cold beverages during a fun-filled fall weekend in…Read More
By Griffin Nelson | Photos by Evermore Photo Co. As much as I love eating out and supporting local restaurants, I also love cooking at home. I’ve tried a few meal-kit delivery services over the years for several reasons: First off, it’s super easy. No muss, no fuss. Just pick out what I want to…Read More
By Griffin Nelson | Photos by Evermore Photo Co. It has often been said that “Necessity is the mother of invention.” That saying certainly rings true for Baylee Marsh. As a struggling college student, Marsh was able to convert her love of baking into a successful business. “I honestly started this business by accident,” Marsh…Read More
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