Tide-mark Press stocks a slew of decorative paper products and gifts that encompass a range of tastes and interests. Books line the e-shelves and range from topics on art and landscape to food and wine, such as Yogurt ($19.95), a treatise on adding enzymes to milk. Calendars keep time travelers in check and feature themes such as Mark Twain ($13.95) and Yoga ($13.95). Themed greeting cards and note cards give people a reason to lean against mailboxes brandishing letter openers. Holiday cards, such as Oscar Fabres' retro designs from the collection of the New York Historical Society, remind Tide-mark's shoppers that it's never too late to send season's greetings.
Raw Food Central's store carries all the essential snacks, ingredients, and products to maintain a raw-food lifestyle. Customers can opt between two flavors of smoothies—banana almond or banana blueberry ($10 each)—for a blended healthy snack and a not-from-concentrate brain freeze. Flax crackers ($10) or kale chips ($10) make for a body-pleasing snack with tooth-pleasing crunch, ideal for in-between meals of giant, tree-sized broccoli. Raw Food Central advocates diets of vegan cuisine and vegetable juices to enhance health, with helpful, knowledgeable staffers and delicious demonstrations to help raw foodies stay on the straight, narrow, and uncooked.
Family-owned Sadie Green's has adorned limbs with innovative and antique jewelry for more than 30 years. Bring some character to your cuff with the sea glass and silver bracelet, a custom bracelet whose sea-glass shape and color varies per piece ($10). Finery fans can catch sylvan breezes with their lobes by wearing the sterling-silver leaf earrings ($38), or let ears twinkle under police flashlights the in Victorian-style Swarovski Austrian crystal post earrings ($20). Meanwhile, hammered Alpaca metal necklaces in a variety of shapes hang from necks in graceful geometrics ($18+), and colorful pashminas ($8+) and trade beads in glass ($3) or novelty and charm varieties ($2) allow vogue vixens the chance to commemorate landmark car tune-ups with chromatic splashes and charm bracelets. All jewelry purchased comes guaranteed for life.
The newly opened, spacious Lightning Fitness is dedicated to helping clients meet their fitness goals. Certified personal trainers are on hand at the 7,100-square-foot private fitness center, teaching small-group classes and answering questions as members work out with the cardio and strength-training machines and free weights.
The bakers at Atlanta Bread Company rise early to begin the day by combining yeast, flour, and water to lay the foundation for 18 different types of bread. Sandwiches, soups, and salads occupy the menu; offerings from the breakfast section are served all day to rouse late-slumbering appetites and give late-rising roosters a false sense of accomplishment. Atlanta Bread Company’s team of caterers pack vans full of hearty fare to feed hungry crowds at soirees, saving party hosts the hassle of deciding which guests get to nosh on the dining room centerpieces.
Sav-Mor is a family owned supermarket which first opened its doors in 1947. At that time, our nation was recovering from World War II and consumers knew the value of a dollar. Today’s economic challenges leave many families looking for ways to get the most for their money. At Sav-Mor, we have found what was good then is sti