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A Rundown of the Trucks in Alpharetta’s Food Truck Alley

What better way to get a taste of the best food Atlanta has to offer than to visit Alpharetta’s Food Truck Alley? Held on Old Roswell Street in Alpharetta every Thursday from April 14 to October 20, Alpharetta’s Food Truck Alley festival hosts a rotating line of food trucks with unique menus for you to […]

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A Quick Guide to Milton Georgia

Finding a quiet, family-friendly town with an easy commute to the city can be challenging. You want a location with growth opportunities, good schools and appropriate activities for everyone. If Georgia is your destination, the city of Milton Georgia has everything you’re looking for. A Growing City Incorporated in 2006 and voted as having the […]

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6 Unique Alpharetta Attractions to Explore

The area around The Manor is full of popular destinations and hidden gems offering activities catering to all tastes. You don’t have to travel far from home to enjoy some of the unique Alpharetta attractions in the area. Six Unique Alpharetta Attractions to Explore Sis & Moon’s This haven for local artists draws customers with […]

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Don’t Miss These Area Events

Summer fun is right around the corner this week with these special area events in Milton and Alpharetta. With a mix of family activities, charity events and eclectic crafts, Georgia has something for everyone. Experience the community like never before at these local attractions. radKIDS Self Defense Course, August 3-4 Kids ages five to 12 are […]

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Enjoy these Seven Activities in Atlanta this Summer

Looking for fun family activities in Atlanta this summer? Gather up the kids, hop in the car and check out these local attractions. Take a Civil Bikes History Tour Civil Bikes combines the benefits of biking with historical tours of Atlanta. Sign up for one of the tours to immerse yourself in Atlanta’s history, or […]

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Things to do to Enjoy the Summer Sunshine

Get Up, Get Out and enjoy the summer sunshine! Don’t let air conditioning drive you to spend summer days indoors. Try these fun ways to get out and enjoy the Atlanta area before this brief season of freedom is gone. Dine Outdoors Moving meals outside makes them more fun and gives you an excuse to […]

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Five Georgia Summer Destinations to Visit this Summer

When summer temperatures in Atlanta start climbing, it’s time to round up the family and head to one of the local swimming holes. Pack a picnic for a day-long outing or plan an extended trip at one of these beautiful summer destinations in the state of Georgia. Farmer’s Lake This “lake” is actually a concrete-lined […]

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Create a Beautiful Butterfly Garden in Your Backyard

The warmth of spring and summer brings out droves of beautiful butterflies. Drawing these eye-catching insects to your yard not only makes it more attractive but also allows plants to benefit from the presence of friendly pollinators. Make these delicate guests feel at home by planting the perfect butterfly garden. Start Natural Gardening for butterflies […]

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Five Sumptuous Ways to Savor Strawberry Season

For the first time in almost 50 years, a strawberry moon hung in the sky on the day of the summer solstice. Summer also happens to be strawberry season, making this unique celestial phenomenon an appropriate way to kick off weeks of enjoying ripe berries in as many ways as possible. Here are a few […]

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Amazing Alpharetta Parks near The Manor

At The Manor Golf & Country Club you’re not far from some of the best parks in Georgia. The Alpharetta area is home to recreational parks that provide fun for the whole family. Check out these local favorites when you’re in the area to enjoy a relaxing, rejuvenating experience. Big Creek Greenway This two-part trail […]

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