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Atlanta Botanical Garden Shines Bright This Year

Lights are arguably the most iconic part of the holidays – decking the halls, the trees, and the whole city. Atlanta Botanical Garden is no different, hosting one of the biggest light shows of the year, the Gar...

Spotlight on Local Black Lesbian Chef Chantel Mines

Chef Chantel Mines worked as a Sous Chef with the eclectic Tarks Grill in Maryland, placed second in the 2016 Mason Dixon Master Chef competition, and eventually found her way to Atlanta as the Executive Chef a...

Avoiding the Dreadful Food Poisoning Illness

Here’s all you need to know about food poisoning as we approach the most food friendly season of the year! Holiday parties, catered meals, leftovers and potlucks can cause concern about food safety and the fear...

The Gift of a Fitness Safe Place

For a little over three years, a Womxn’s Barbell Club has been providing a safe comfortable space for women, non-binary and Trans women to learn strength training techniques. This holiday season, they’re gettin...

World AIDS Day Remembrance

On Dec. 1, we remember the almost 39 million people we have lost to AIDS and turn our thoughts onto those still living with HIV – an estimated 37,000 in Atlanta alone. This year’s 31st annual World AIDS Day pro...

Once Upon a Time in Mecca – The ’90s

Here’s the second installment of “Greatest Hits” from the Gay ’90s of landmarks in our LGBTQ long march to freedom here. The greatest advance in the ’90s is the arrival of protease inhibitors in 1996, making...

Women in the Workplace

In the year 2019, women are still drastically marginalized in society – this especially includes the workplace. There is a lack of transparency, accountability, and addressing the larger problem at hand. There ...

Ask the Doc: Common Cold? Home Remedies That Help!

The common cold is the most common infectious disease in the world, and its side effects come with dozens, if not hundreds, of home remedies to keep you out of the doctor’s office. But many people ask, do they ...