Category: Editor’s Page

Inspiration & Spring

At the end of my term as president of the Junior League of Augusta my executive board gave me this “signed” movie poster. By Karin Calloway “Sure, I care about the job, of course. But mostly, I just want to be inspired.” -Dorothy Boyd in Jerry Maguire  Anyone who knows me very well knows that I’m a bit over-the-top in my love for the movie Jerry Maguire, a 1996 film written and directed by Cameron Crowe. If you’re unfamiliar with the movie, it’s about a guy, played by Tom Cruise, who works in sports management. He has a late-night epiphany...

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Editor’s Page

By Karin Calloway   This is the first issue since the New Year, and I’m happy to tell you that there’s a whole lot of “new” in this issue of Augusta Family Magazine. You may have already clued into that fact when you picked up this issue of the magazine. While I promised some tweaking of the design of the magazine in my December/January column, once we got started we just couldn’t stop! This new work of art you hold in your hands (or are enjoying digitally) has been completely overhauled by Creative Director Shirley Bass.  We’re also welcoming a...

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By Karin Calloway   I have a baby book for both of my children that highlights milestones—their first steps, first words and so much more. They’re young adults now, but the milestones haven’t stopped. The photo above depicts a milestone for our daughter, CC, as she was presented as a debutante during the 51st Augusta Symphony Guild Cotillion last November. Yes, our artsy tomboy is also a debutante. It was a special night for the families of the 27 young ladies who were presented and also a wonderful fundraiser for Symphony Orchestra Augusta. Our son, Tripp, has a big milestone...

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