3 Great Restaurants in Roswell

Source: Bistro VG via Facebook

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...]

3 Ways to Make the Most of the Natural Light in Your Apartment

Make the Most of the Natural Light in Your Apartment

The light inside your apartment makes more of a difference than you realize, even if you think you know that natural light is essential. Not only can it make your space feel bigger, it will also make it feel fresher and a bit newer. That’s a boost even for the newest apartments on the market. Use this guide to help you make the most of the natural … [Read more...]

Check Out What’s Going at The Atlanta World Kite Festival

Atlanta World Kite Festival and Expo

Perhaps you're looking for unique Atlanta fall events that your whole family will enjoy. If so, the 3rd annual Atlanta World Kite Festival & Expo is the perfect event to bond and create long lasting memories with your family. This event will take place on Saturday, October 25th. It will be held at Piedmont Park starting at 1:00 p.m. and ending … [Read more...]

3 Smart Tips for People Who Move a Lot

Tips for people who move alot

Anyone who has moved knows it’s a time-consuming, stressful process. There are those who move more frequently than others—and for them, it’s important to create a system that takes some of the chaos out of it. If you're someone who finds themselves moving on a regular basis—take note of these three essential apartment moving tips. Although it … [Read more...]

Fall shopping in Atlanta at Perimeter Mall

Mount Vernon Flats at The Perimeter

Fall brings a changing season, new fashions and is a great time to shop. If you’ve received the latest copies of your favorite fashion magazines, it's definitely time to start planning a trip to Atlanta shopping malls. One of the best is the Perimeter—and here are a few reasons why. The Stores. The Perimeter Mall has stores that appeal to everyone … [Read more...]

Celebrate Oktoberfest in Stone Mountain on October 11

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There is nothing like one of the Stone Mountain fall festivals to kick off the season. The town of Stone Mountain, known for its massive granite dome, knows how to celebrate. Between citywide yard sales and ghost tours, you can find some great events in town. October brings their beloved Oktoberfest—a way for people to pay homage to music, dancing, … [Read more...]