Browsing the "Atlanta" Tag

Meet Haylene Green the Garden Queen

February 18th, 2014 | by Becky Striepe

Haylene Green the Garden Queen is an Atlanta transplant who has cultivated an urban food forest in Atlanta's West End. Her story is magical


Tea for Good: The Learning Tea

January 4th, 2012 | by Becky Striepe

Katrell Christie owns Dr. Bombay's Underwater Tea Party, a tea shop in Atlanta, Georgia. The decor is eclectic, the tea and coffee are delicious, and thanks to her project The Learning Tea, you get so much more than just a hot drink with every cup that you buy there!


Urban Gardening Gift Ideas

December 13th, 2011 | by Becky Striepe

I am all about growing your own food and supporting local business, so when a friend shared some awesome gift ideas from Farmer D's, I knew I had to pass them along to you guys. Farmer D Organics is a local business here in the Atlanta area. Of course, I know that a lot of you guys aren't from Atlanta, but I think this list of gardening gifts represents some cool gift ideas for the gardener in your life. Is there a local gardening center in your area? I bet that they carry a lot of these urban gardening gifts, too!


Vegan Food Porn: Raw Strawberry Cheesecake

September 11th, 2011 | by Becky Striepe

A couple of weekends ago, The Dulce Vegan had their grand opening! There were all sorts of fun vegan treats to try, like sweet potato and black bean croquettes and gluten free raspberry vanilla cupcakes. The samples were delicious, but when I saw this bad boy in the cooler, I knew I had to splurge


Community Garden Tour: Edgewood Community Garden

July 28th, 2011 | by Becky Striepe

It seems like every neighborhood in Atlanta has a community garden these days, and since my running partner and I have been marathon training, I've been seeing more and more of them during our long, winding, weekend runs. I thought it might be fun to grab the camera and share some community garden goodness with you guys!


Peach Salsa: A Georgia-Inspired Recipe

July 16th, 2011 | by Peter J Levine

I just got back from a visit to Atlanta, Georgia where I got to a visit to some outrageous farmer's markets. All of that fresh, local fruit inspired this recipe for a peach salsa that will go great with just about anything.



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