Our popular “Where’s Audra” giveaway is back as Audra travels with a few members of her family for the next two weeks. The lucky winner of the $50 NFA Burger Giftcard is Judy Hughes! Judy correctly guessed Audra’s location of Madrid, Spain from the Instagram and Facebook photos last week.
by Peggy Smith for The Aha! Connection
My family of four stopped by Super Chix this weekend to grab some food to go. I ordered the Southwest Salad which had really tasty fried tenders on the top with slices of avocado and a yummy ranch. It wasn’t a lot of food but it was enough to fill me up. … Read More »
Who doesn’t love a care package from home….especially at Valentines?!
I send care packages for my two boys and Patty’s two girls from time to time and was perusing Amazon for ideas and thought I’d share my newfound knowledge and ideas. If you are going to do this, act soon since Valentine’s Day is less than a week away.… Read More »
Back around the time I first started The Aha! Connection, I received an email from Laura Schilling inviting me to lunch at Panera in Dunwoody. I didn’t know her, but she sounded nice and wanted to get to know me because she thought our newsletter was great for the community. … Read More »
I met Karen many years ago at Foodie Patty’s 40th birthday celebration at Houston’s. Needless to say, we’ve been friends for quite awhile now. However, when I get together with Karen in my AHA! mode, we typically only chat about all things real estate. When I sat down with her last week, I had to twist her arm a little to let me share a more personal side of her career story.… Read More »
Last week I had the pleasure of stopping by the Woodhouse Day Spa for a tour with Khyshan Perlman (Franchise Owner) and Ashley Croft (General Manager). A wonderful whiff of magical spa scents welcomed me when I walked in the door. The combination of all the varieties of specialty products create an aroma that you just want to bask in…for hours!… Read More »
In celebration of its 30th anniversary, and as a commitment to the greater Atlanta community, The Davis Academy is launching a new community initiative called Nurture. After three decades of developing extraordinary educational experiences for its students, the school is thrilled to offer special programming and resources that will engage, connect, and support families with young children throughout greater Atlanta. … Read More »
Peggy and I set lofty goals to get out and meet with many of our clients in 2022! As the year is winding down we have a few more on the calendar and, although scheduling has sometimes been difficult, once we sit down for a client interview it turns into so much fun. … Read More »
Peggy and I sat down with Linda Rickles over coffee and tea at the Dunwoody Village Starbucks last week. Peggy and I have very little experience with interior design and agree this was one of the most interesting client interviews we’ve done!
Let me tell you about Linda Rickles:
Linda was born and raised in Massachusetts and is a Boston University graduate and took continuing education courses at Harvard. … Read More »
Recently Karen Cannon invited Peggy and me to see a section of The Branches neighborhood that we didn’t even know existed. There’s a row of beautiful new homes built by Hudgins Property Group on land acquired in 2017 with Karen’s help from Colonial Pipeline. I had no idea there was vacant land anywhere in Dunwoody, particularly in the ever-so-popular Branches neighborhood. … Read More »