Larger than Life

 Article Grace Huseth  If nature sparks imagination, Atlanta Botanical Gardens is a premier spot for playing pretend. Look long enough at a flower, and it becomes a fairy, a bush becomes a bear. This summer, the garden takes plants to a new level of whimsy in its exhibition "Imaginary Worlds."  

Something All Men Will Experience

 Article and Photography  With brawn on the brain, men often forget that the quintessential male hormone testosterone adds much more to well-being than just building muscle mass. Gigi Black, a nurse practitioner at Integrative Wellness Atlanta, believes that fitness begins at the cellular level and starts when a body’s hormones are at correct levels. “Andropause, or low testosterone, is something…

Midtown’s Mule

 Article Grace Huseth | Photography Nicole Stephens Photography  Tacos and Tequilas Mexican Grill, just across the street from Ponce City Market, serves a new twist on the spicy Moscow mule with the help of neighbor 18.21 Bitters. Tacos and Tequila’s own recipe swaps vodka for tequila, adds an extra kick of heat with jalapeño lime cilantro syrup from 18.21 Bitters,…

Love for Lake Claire

 Article Grace Huseth  "You don't have to tear something down to make it look new," Meghan says. "It can make it feel like you and feel fresh without rewriting something. Take the history of what something is and bring it into today."  Interior designer Meghan Riley Parham loves her neighborhood of Lake Claire, but the ranch home next door was…

Dear Gents,

We told you your time would come, didn’t we, guys? Since the May issue was all about the ladies, we thought it was only fair the June issue of Midtown Lifestyle be dedicated to the gents of our community.  While we will celebrate the dads in our lives on Father’s Day, June 17, you don’t … Continued

June 2018 Around Town

TAP Appoints Matt Weinstein as the New Executive Chef Concentrics Restaurants, a favorite Atlanta-based restaurant operating group boasting dynamic concepts across the country, is pleased to announce the appointment of chef Matt Weinstein as executive chef of TAP, located in the heart of Midtown. Matt, one of Atlanta’s top culinary talents, offers intuitive modern cuisine inspired … Continued

Tootsie’s Celebration

Tootsie’s celebrated 25 years in Atlanta and it’s new location at The Exchange. Guests enjoyed Champagne and live music surrounded by beautiful spring fashions.

Icon Midtown Grand Opening

Local artist Amy Rader and Brewer were on hand with award-winning interior designer Michael Habachy at the grand opening of Icon. Guests were poolside and lounging on the spectacular 39th floor complete with rooftop deck, billiards and media room.  

Change Makers Breakfast

The Georgia Center for Child Advocacy hosted its Change Makers Breakfast April 19 to raise awareness and funds to help prevent child sexual and physical abuse in Georgia. Keynote speaker was Kevin McNeil, former DeKalb special victims detective. Atlanta Police Sgt. Ernest Britton was named Child Advocate of the Year.

Dude Food

Whether You’re Cooking for One or Cooking for Many, These Easy Dishes are Sure to Impress Anyone Gathered at Your Kitchen Table Article Nicolette Martin FRIED CHICKEN SANDWICH WITH JALAPEÑO SLAW   INGREDIENTS (SANDWICH) 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon ground paprika 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder Cayenne pepper, to taste Boneless, skinless chicken breasts Vegetable … Continued