The Best 
of the Best!

The Votes are In! And the winner is…As award season is ramping up, we at South Fulton Lifestyle say why should the Hollywood types have all of the fun? South Fulton is one of the nation’s best kept secrets and our beloved readers know it! Thousands of you voted and chose your favorite local hot spots from restaurants to doctors.

South Fulton Lifestyle Presents 2nd Annual Upscale Crab Boil

SFL hosted its 2nd Annual Crab Boil with great food by Chef DeJoie, beautiful decor by Marli Paige Florals, music by Unknown Lyric, and bartending by On the Rocx. Photography by Art by Benetez

Fayette County Lifestyle Launch Party

South Fulton Lifestyle Publisher Michelle Willis launched our sister publication and the launch party was held at Due South in Peachtree City. Photography by Gobi Photography

October 2016 Around Town

Susan L. Taylor, Editor-in-Chief Emerita at Essence Magazine and Marian Wright Edelman, Founder and President of the Children's Defense Fund, are among the 2016 class of honorees for the Interdenominational Theological Center’s (ITC) second annual “Global Transformers Gala,” (GTG) that will be held on Friday, October 21, 7 p.m. at the Georgia International Convention Center in College Park, Georgia. The…

Unknown Lyric and the Classical Fusion Movement

Kevin Grayson and Jeremiah Turner team up to bring beautiful music as Unknown Lyric, a duo that plays what they describe as “Classical Fusion” on the violin and acoustic guitar. Unknown Lyric has produced 4 albums (all available on iTunes) along with a Christmas album and they performed at the St. Lucia Jazz Festival. They won on several occasions at…

Five Ways to Fuel Your Retirement

Imagine this. You are on the airport runway awaiting takeoff to the Caribbean for a relaxing week full of fun and sun. Your happy thoughts are suddenly interrupted by a message from the Captain, “Ladies and gentlemen, we had a problem with the fuel truck and were not able to completely fill our plane’s tanks, but we anticipate that we…

Learning is in Our Nature

Looking for the best school for your children can be a bit of a headache. When looking for a good school, what is your criteria? Great learning environment, excellent educators, and a regular classroom environment? Or is it indoor/outdoor classrooms, recess every day, learning gardening or hiking trails? If you said, "YES!" to any of these, Chattahoochee Hills Charter School…

Kathy Hood and the vision that became Woman University

Kathy is a wife, mother, grandmother, a servant, an Ambassador of Christ, the South Fulton Chamber Marketing Manager, a very active member of Word of Faith Light of Joy, a gift coach, Founder and CEO of two companies and then some. She impressively wears all those hats well. Her typical day shows you how well she wears those hats. Kathy…

Sisters in Strength and Survival

In 2007, after a mammogram, ultrasound and biopsy, I was diagnosed with breast cancer, specifically Ductal Carcinoma In Situ (DCIS). I was devastated. I decided to conduct some research and found that the type of breast cancer I was diagnosed with was considered "low grade," and was in the very early stages. The survival rate was very high. Although I…

Best of South Fulton -Restaurants

The votes have been counted! You have rallied your customers, patients, fans and clients and now the results are in. The 40+ categories have been settled. Don't forget to use the hashtag #BestOfSouthFulton or #BOSF when you go to social media to thank everyone who voted! Now let's see who will be crowned the "Best of the Best" at South…

Best of South Fulton 2016

Woodward Academy is the largest independent school in the continental U.S. Students develop a deep respect for difference ​as they collaborate with peers from more than 20 counties and a broad array of religious and ethnic backgrounds.Woodward offers prolific opportunities to try and triumph​, including 25 AP courses, a Transition Program for students with mild learning differences, and a range…

Something Beautiful

What's your book club reading, South Fulton? Or maybe you're an author with something to offer that we just shouldn't miss. Feel free to email us with some great photos at emitchell@lifestylepubs.com. As we kiss the final days of summer heat goodbye, you can find 10 eight year old girls on Cascade Road on the southwest side of Atlanta, GA,…