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See Javacia Lead

Written by Darlene Robinson Millender, Photo by Beau Gustafson Last May, I quit my job. I was a mid-level manager who wanted to spend more waking hours with my young twins. I also wanted to try my hand at freelance writing. Things were going along swimmingly at first. However, after summer vacation ended and the… Read More

Upscale Nashville

Upscale Nashville Pair the Hermitage Hotel with Nashville’s Wine Auction By Jan Walsh I recently enjoyed a lovely weekend in Nashville, without the country music. I paired a stay at The Hermitage Hotel with a weekend of wine at the Nashville Wine Auction’s inaugural Pairings event, held at Noah Liff Opera. This was my first… Read More

Georgia Wonder

By Joe O’ Donnell It doesn’t seem possible to pack all of these amenities inside one community. But Reynolds Plantation, a 12,000-acre golf and lakefront community, off of Interstate 20 about halfway between Atlanta and Augusta, pulls it off. From the recently renovated Ritz Carlton Lodge, to the thriving residential community serving over 3700 property… Read More