This October will mark one year of living in Atlanta, and my husband and I are still finding new reasons every day to love this city. Some of the things that have stood out the most that set Atlanta apart from any other city we've lived in are it's community gardens, urban farms, and over flowing farmers markets.Read More
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Filtering by Category: Growing Food
It’s roughly this time every year when the issue of food waste starts to make itself very clear to me. This is mostly because everything I grow at home likes to produce at the same time and I end up with an overwhelming amount of fresh homegrown veggies.Read More
Talking about change can seem a bit cheesy. It has absolutely been overdone and glossed over with every cliché. The conversation of dealing with new people, environments, and experiences gets old.Read More
I have wanted to be able to pick fresh lemons from my own lemon tree for longer than I can remember. Since I first discovered how easy it is to grow citrus in a container, I have asked for a lemon tree. My lemon tree love isn't without just causeRead More
For those of you who have followed us since the beginning, you might remember a very lovely lady named Lauren who helped us get off the ground as our first illustrious intern. She left Atlanta to participate in FoodCorps in New Jersey and wrote the following piece that we think beautifully sums up the dual beauty and struggle of our food system and collective movement toward community and individual resilience:Read More