Get a Delicious Thanksgiving Pie at The Pie Shop in Buckhead

Get a Delicious Thanksgiving Pie at The Pie Shop in Buckhead

Let's face it. Not all of us have the time needed to make a homemade pie for Thanksgiving. Luckily, since you live in Atlanta, you can get a pie that's every bit as good as homemade at The Pie Shop in Buckhead. All you have to do is swing by after you've wrapped up your early holiday shopping in Atlanta and make a selection. In addition to the … [Read more...]

The Crown Molding in Our Apartments Adds Charm to Each Home

The Crown Molding in Our Apartments Adds Charm to Each Home

If you are looking for beautiful Atlanta apartments for rent, then you are in the right community. Every unit features a spacious floor plan, charming interior and all the bells and whistles. Here is an idea of what you can expect when you rent one of our apartments. Our comfortable interiors bring you an elegant but cozy vibe, with a beautiful crown … [Read more...]

Enjoy the Beauty of the Winter Wonderland at Fernbank Museum

Enjoy the Beauty of the Winter Wonderland at Fernbank Museum

Just because it's wintertime and the days are shorter, there's no reason you should spend all of your time tucked away inside your Mount Vernon Flats apartment. There are plenty of wintertime Atlanta holiday attractions you will want to take advantage of, including the Winter Wonderland exhibit at Fernbank Museum. Fernbank Museum is putting on the … [Read more...]

Utilize These 5 Strategies When Shopping on Black Friday

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Black Friday shopping doesn't have to be a horrible experience. If you are dreading the day consider these five strategies for this year's holiday shopping in Atlanta so that you're not left frazzled. Midnight-Madness: So many stores are turning Black Friday into the whole darn weekend. So you don't need to start shopping on Friday. Many places are … [Read more...]

Check Out These 5 New Italian Restaurants

Check Out These 5 New Italian Restaurants

Here at Mount Vernon Flats, we want you to celebrate your life. Break up the weekday blues with something purely pleasurable, like going out to dinner. Satisfy a craving for exceptional pizza or over-the-top, delicious pasta by trying one of these new Italian restaurants recommended by Zagat: Bar Amalfi transports diners to the Italian coast with its … [Read more...]

3 Great Restaurants in Roswell

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Roswell has such a wide variety of great restaurants it's often hard to decide where to go next. These are three that we here at Mount Vernon Flats definitely think need to be put on your "must try" list. Bistro VG located at 700 W. Crossville Road, offers authentic French cuisine in a modern romantic setting making it the perfect place for that … [Read more...]

Finding the best Wings in Atlanta

Finding the best Wings in Atlanta

Sometimes we all can get a craving for something, whether it is pickles and ice cream, or cheesy nachos. Usually cravings are easily satisfied by a quick trip to the supermarket. Unfortunately, when the craving for chicken wings happens, you either want the best, or nothing at all. Here is a list of places where you can find the best wings in … [Read more...]

Check Out Light Up Dunwoody for the Holiday Season

Check Out Light Up Dunwoody for the Holiday Season

It won't be long before everyone gears up for the coming Christmas holiday season. At this favorite time of year merchants everywhere put on their best show to offer us their wares. Among the Dunwoody holiday events is the Light up Dunwoody Christmas Village's annual community event which falls on Sunday, November 23, 2014. Everyone in the greater … [Read more...]

How to Exercise in Cooler Weather

Workout in Colder Weather

After a hot steamy summer this cooler fall weather feels wonderful. If you prefer to be active outdoors instead of heading to the gym, here are great tips on how to exercise in cooler weather. Give your body time to adjust. This is especially true if you have asthma or other lung concerns. Tone your workouts down just a bit until your body has gotten … [Read more...]

How to Host a Thanksgiving Dinner in Your Apartment

How to Host a Thanksgiving Dinner in Your Apartment

Although there is much that can be done to make more efficient use of the storage space in your apartment, there can be no denial of the fact that it can be a bit short on space compared to a house. Still, it is a problem that can be overcome, so long as you are willing to plan ahead of time. Here is how to host a Thanksgiving dinner in your … [Read more...]