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  • Trimming the Tree & Other Traditions

    Trimming the Tree and other Traditions, Atlanta-Style Growing up in Atlanta, I have so many Christmas memories and traditions that our family enjoyed, and later my husband and I tweaked as our own. One of the first I remember is The Pink Pig, which coincided with the Lighting of the Rich’s Department Store tree on Thanksgiving night. The Pigs, first Priscilla, then later Percival as well, seemed roomy enough at the time, were, in fact, very diminutive trains which rode along the ceiling of the t...

  • Family Fun in Marietta

     My family and I have spent this past year putting down roots in Marietta.  While for us, our enjoyment of this community is mostly about the people we do life with here, the town itself has so much to offer. Here are some of our favorite things to do as a family in Marietta....