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Goodbye April, Hello May

With the ending of April comes about not only the beginning of May but also a new beginning for Greensboro Lifestyle. Laurie Gengenbach has decided to step away and pursue other opportunities leaving the door open for us, Mirabella Knight and Wesley Leblanc, to step in. We thank Laurie for all of her work making Greensboro Lifestyle what … Continued

GRAWL: Women’s Arm Wrestling for a Cause

It all started with a simple thought co-founder Rachel Scott had. She began recruiting others who shared the same philanthropic spirit she has for helping women of all ages. Amongst those she recruited were co-founders Amanda Lehmert and Meagan Albert. GRAWL—the Greensboro Arm Wrestling League—was born. There was “never any consideration for this to be a for-profit enterprise,” Amanda says, but instead…

May 2019 Around Town

2019 Kentucky Derby Classic Bringing together more than 400 guests from across Greensboro and the surrounding communities, Make-A-Wish Central and Western North Carolina hosts its sixth annual Kentucky Derby Classic on Sunday, May 4. This signature event is held at High Caliber Stables and celebrates the Power of a Wish. The event raises money through Bourbon Bar & Tasting Stations … Continued

Coffee + Tea = A Perfect Match

Open since 2014, Vida Pour Tea is more than just a teahouse. And owner Sarah Chapman is more than just a tea sommelier. This UNCG alum is known for her sense of what people need to fulfill their cups. She uses a question-and-answer process to help customers find the right teas for whatever ails them. Starting dialogues with customers helps…

Goodwill Inspires Hope, Sparks Joy

At Triad Goodwill’s Outlet Store, shoppers rummage for products to purchase by the pound. Some gather bin-loads of shoes in bulk for charity. Others pick and choose carefully, waiting around for the next delivery of goods, hoping it will bring that one-of-a-kind treasure. The Outlet, just next door to Goodwill’s retail shop on S. Eugene Street, is a haven for crafty recyclers…

Modern Medicine for Animal Care the Natural Way

In her veterinary practice, Dr. Janine Oliver says, she marries modern medicine to what she feels is the best of alternative medicine.

Going Green

Do you hear that? It’s the sound of nature springing to life after a long winter’s nap. Birds are chirping, flowers are blooming and children are playing outside as the weather gets warmer and the days grow longer. This month at Greensboro Lifestyle, we bring you our Eco issue in honor of Earth Day on April … Continued

April 2019 Around Town

Greensboro Arm Wrestling League  GRAWL is an all-volunteer fundraising organization that aims to help the community through progressive theatrical events. The organization has raised more than $30,000 since its inception in 2016. Lady arm wrestlers entertain the crowds while raising money for causes and nonprofits that serve women and girls. In 2019, partners include Guilford … Continued

Getting (Osteo)Stronger

Walk into OsteoStrong Greensboro, and you might think you’re in an upscale gym or spa. The decor is bright and minimalist; the equipment sleek and modern, with padded seats and electronic displays.