How did I not know about Twain’s Billiards & Tap? I love billiards. And Tap. And Mark Twain. It’s the trifecta. Shane mentioned this weekend’s concert in the “This Weekend” round-up in the AJC, so I had to check out their site.
I adore books. The paper version. It’s an addiction. I buy them on the cheap, but the fact remains: I buy them. And not just for me. I pick up books for my kids, my husband, and anyone else on my list.
The downside to buying books for kids is that they outgrow them. Since I love books, I tend … [more]
Thanks go to Kathryn for passing along this lead:
You can get free tickets to the Sunday, July 19, 8:00 p.m. performance of “The Elephant Man” at the Earl Smith Strand Theatre in Marietta. The play is being performed by current Pebblebrook High students & recent grads, and as it’s a magnet school for the performing arts, I suspect you’ll … [more]
Going green isn’t easy. In fact, it can be downright tiring to try & live an eco-friendly life. There’s a lot of research involved. And sometimes, especially when it comes to decorating, you just want to buy what’s cute and matches your style & be done with it.
I can’t afford to live the luxe life with any regularity. If I could, would I be writing this blog? I don’t think so. I do, however, want to sample it from time to time. Massages, endless cocktails, shopping sprees….aaah.
I just had a Christmas in July party. Well, it was more of an all-holiday party—we broke out some Christmas & Halloween decorations & cookie cutters, played some Christmas music, & had a fourth-of-July colored dessert.
I think The Melting Pot was inspired by my festive shin-dig; Christmas in July gift just hit my inbox. From July 16-24, every guest … [more]
You’ve heard about it (and heard about it…and heard about it), but now you can experience it: Per Parents Connect Local, the long-planned Sprayground at Riverside Park in Roswell opens on July 18. No sign of the event on Roswell’s website, but I suspect it’ll get there soon. There should be a free festival, too, starting at 9:30 … [more]
Coffee, meet Beer. Beer, meet coffee. Craving one or both? Go to Octane Coffee Bar & Lounge. A few specials to get you out the door:
Thursday nights are $2 draft nights.
Wednesday nights often equal free beer tasting from 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Check Octane’s calendar for dates. Here’s what I saw for July & August:
- July 15: Magic
Every third Thursday of the month until October, Alive After Five takes place in historic Roswell from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. Stop by to eat, shop and hear live music.
Here’s the lineup for this month’s event on July 16:
- Megan Linville at Heart of Roswell Park
- Marty Nicelet Band in Plum Tree Village
- Men in Blues at Sweet