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Handmade in GA
Hand Made in the Heart of GA

BY CHRISTIE DEL AMO JOHNSON  There are plenty of virtuous reasons to buy locally made stuff—you’re investing in Middle Georgia, possibly helping the e…

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Rooms from the Heart

BY CHRISTIE DEL AMO JOHNSON Photos by Mickey Shanks of Shanks Photography At the Hall house in Macon, 5-year-old Cofer’s room has become the place to …

INDOOR play space
Creating the Indoor Play Center

BY CHRISTINE BRUN  During colder days, it becomes increasingly vital for children to have an indoor play space that allows them to get rid of pent-up …

Patio
Take it Outside

BY KATHERINE WALDEN How to plan a wonderful outdoor room It’s time to take the action outside! Spring is here. Yards are in bloom. Gardeners are busy …

Welcome
Welcome

BY SHARON NAYLOR    DEC 2014 Ideas for setting the tone for a tranquil and magical holiday dinner for family and friends. When you host family and fri…

porch
Porch Perfect

BY SHARON NAYLOR If you’re lucky enough to have a front porch—whether it is a small section next to your door or a grand wraparound style—your n…

Holiday Debt
How to Manage Your Holiday Debt

BY ANDREA WOROCH   What to Do Now? Before the holidays there was endless advice about setting a budget and sticking to a shopping list. Those who igno…

DIY
High End Décor on a Low DIY Budget

BY ANDREA WOROCH From thrift store purchases to home improvement store shopping, here are some great tips for saving money.  Keep photos on your digit…