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November 5, 2009

Articles in this newsletter:
The Fashion Swap Craze hits Metro Atlanta
This Week At Bistro in a Box
Eyeworks of Decatur Accepts Flexible Spending Dollars
Feast November News
Georgia Lions Lighthouse Open House
Special Offer from the Holiday Inn Decatur
Kiwanis Club of Decatur Donation to Oakhurst Elementary
Give The Gift of Health This Holiday Season!
Decatur Christmas Tree
Expect a Miracle - Experience True Health!
Moxie Chicks -- Complimentary Sneak Preview
TerraCotta Properties - Proud Sponsor of the 2009 Decatur Tour of Homes
New Skuut Balance Bikes Teach Kids 2-5 How To Ride.

The Fashion Swap Craze hits Metro Atlanta
Atlanta Fashion Swap is pleased to present the Fashion Swap Party craze to Atlanta's fashionistas. We aim to increase awareness of sustainable fashion while helping fashionistas to indulge with a clean conscience. It's our little way of helping Atlanta's fashionistas reduce their carbon footprint.

We host Fashion Shop Parties throughout the Metro Atlanta area. Fashion Swap parties are a great way to refresh your wardrobe and a great way to recycle things you don’t want anymore and have a lot of fun doing it. Attendees can swap clothes, accessories, cosmetics, perfume, shoes and more.

This Week At Bistro in a Box
This week's special is our homemade chili. Perfect for this chilly rainy weather. Last week's homemade veggie burgers were a huge hit so be sure to stop by and see what all the fuss was about. We also have a holiday menu available for all of your holiday parties.

Come and visit us and enjoy the same delectable cuisine catered at events around the metro area . . . but for lunch! Menu items are reasonably priced and cooked to order, so they are always fresh! Enjoy savory basil crusted chicken sandwiches, flavorful grilled mushroom wraps, hearty burgers, and a variety of fresh-made sides and salads.

Eyeworks of Decatur Accepts Flexible Spending Dollars
It’s time to spend all those remaining flexible spending dollars and new glasses are a great way to use them. Remember, if you don’t USE YOUR FLEXIBLE SPENDING, YOU LOSE IT!

Eyeworks of Decatur offers its clients personal service and a top notch eye care experience. We pride ourselves in our warm, friendly surroundings and expertise.

Eyeworks of Decatur is a cutting-edge optical shop and eyecare center in popular Downtown Decatur. This trend setting optique offers fine eyewear from well known top designers as well frames from the most celebrated, up-and-coming eyewear trendsetters.

Feast November News
We present our new Fall menu! Come by and check out all of our new items prepared by our chef, Larry Searson who has also planned an awesome Thanksgiving buffet menu for our annual Thanksgiving Brunch. We will be open on the 26 from 11-3. Make your reservations early!

The holidays are fast approaching. We will be open for lunch beginning Dec. 7-31 as well as dinner 7 nights a week at 5:00. Book your holiday events now! We also have several weekly specials: Tues. $10 for 4 tastes of any wine by the glass; Wed. $5 selected Martini's & $4 Sangria; Thurs. Live Jazz with The Mike Zimmerman Trio.

Georgia Lions Lighthouse Open House
Coffee and Bagels - a Georgia Lions Lighthouse Open House

We help the uninsured receive vision and hearing services.

See the Lighthouse, hear about what we do in your community, and enjoy breakfast with friends! Feel free to come and go as you please. Coffee and bagels will be provided. Please RSVP online at Directions to the Lighthouse will show after you RSVP.

Thursday, November 5th.
7:30 - 9:30 am
Georgia Lions Lighthouse Foundation
1775 Clairmont Rd
Decatur, GA 30033

Special Offer from the Holiday Inn Decatur
Take advantage of our special “stimulus rate.” For the months of November and December (excluding New Year’s Eve), the Holiday Inn Decatur Conference center is offering a rate of $20.09 plus tax for DBA members. This rate is based upon availability and may be booked for a maximum of three consecutive nights. Advanced reservations and advanced payment are required. Visit, enter code 'DBA' for group rate.

Discounted meeting rooms are available Monday-Friday for November and December at special rates starting at $50.00. For more information contact 678-244-9315. Click below

Kiwanis Club of Decatur Donation to Oakhurst Elementary
Kiwanis Club of Decatur, which has partnered with Oakhurst Elementary, donated $3500 for the purchase of a Smart Board. The check was presented at the school's Community Circle on Friday, October 23, 2009. Mr. Rob Younge's first grade classroom will be the recipient and was very excited about the contribution. Kiwanis Club of Decatur meets the first and third Wednesday of every month at Parker's on Ponce at 11:30 to 12:30pm. Please contact Sharman.

Give The Gift of Health This Holiday Season!
Looking for the perfect gift for that hard to buy for person? Gift certificates are always welcome and appreciated! A nice relaxing session of Facial Rejuvenation is tops on everyone's list - men and women.

Acupuncture is also a perfect gift for someone who has been thinking of trying this ancient healing art, but hasn't taken the first step.

I also carry a line of body butter, salt scrubs, shaving cream, and skin tonics for men and women from the Dead Sea that are fabulous. Stop in and say hi, walk the labyrinth and enjoy our beautiful garden!

See You Soon!

Decatur Christmas Tree
This holiday season Little Shop of Stories and other businesses are bringing the Decatur Christmas tree back! The 15ft tree will be located above Little Shop on the corner of Ponce de Leon and E. Court Square. We’ll also have a Lighting of the Tree event with carols and snacks on Thurs., Dec. 3, at 7 pm as part of Terrific Thursdays. Previous tree lightings brought hundreds of people to downtown. The cost of the tree and installation is over $2,000 and we are asking for donations of $100-$200 from local businesses to help cover this cost. For more information in participating, contact Krista Gilliam at 404-373-6300.

Expect a Miracle - Experience True Health!
Lotus of Life Chiropractic offers a unique, progressive chiropractic experience in a relaxed,comfortable setting. The Bio-Geometric Integration approach is utilized with gentle adjusting suitable for each individual's needs. Tensional patterns develop in your body due to interference and a lack of integration of your life experiences - whether those experiences were physical, chemical, emotional or spiritual. Experience Chiropractic with Lotus of Life!

Classes Free
Call today to reserve your spot: 404-377-7743
Nov 7, 2pm - Achieving Wellness
Nov 21, 2pm & Wed Nov 11 - BGI HandsOn Playshop
Nov 18, 7:15pm - Understanding Food Labels

Moxie Chicks -- Complimentary Sneak Preview
You are a bold and beautiful woman, whether you realize it or not, and you deserve to be living the life you want—have the work, the fun, the money, and the partner you want.

Moxie Chicks is a women’s coaching group that’s designed to make your life fantastic: know what you want, and have the power to go out and get it!

Our next Moxie Chicks course starts in January. Want a taste of Moxie now? Enjoy a Moxie sneak preview, snacks and sass! Reserve your spot for either Tuesday, Nov. 17 from 6 to 8 pm or Thursday, Nov. 19 from 11 am to 1 pm in Decatur by calling or emailing Elizabeth Malone, 404-378-8274 or

TerraCotta Properties - Proud Sponsor of the 2009 Decatur Tour of Homes
TerraCotta Properties invites you to stop by 716 Clairemont Avenue, the home of Eric and Natalie Gregory. The Gregory's home will be open from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. December 4th and 5th. Come by and see the work we have done and pick up a treat or two as you pass through!

For more information about TerraCotta, please visit our website at or call 404-377-0906

New Skuut Balance Bikes Teach Kids 2-5 How To Ride.
The Skuut is a remarkably simple two-wheeled wooden bike for children ages 2-5. No pedals. No training wheels. Children kick off the ground, pushing the bike forward. Because pedaling is eliminated, it‘s the perfect first step for kids to learn balance and steering. Yet it’s so exciting because they discover the amazing new feeling of gliding on their own. When they master balance, transitioning to a traditional two-wheel bike is easy.

Walk it, ride it, skuut it, glide it--and feel like a big kid! The training bike that fun and works.

The Skuut is now available at Twist 'n' Scoot Motorscooters, 431 W. Ponce de Leon Ave, Decatur 404.377.3333

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