The Top 10 Things I Ate (and Drank) in 2015

Between attending the Atlanta Food & Wine Festival, taking a spontaneous trip to Vietnam, and trying a bunch of new restaurants, 2015 was an epic food year for me (hence I had to hire a personal trainer in December). I really stuffed my face good, so it’s hard to pick just a few of the […]

Coming This Weekend – Three Epic Events for Atlanta Foodies

This weekend will be an epic one for Atlanta foodies, with three major events taking place. Taste of Atlanta First off, there’s the annual Taste of Atlanta where attendees can taste dishes from dozens of area restaurants, and also learn cooking tips and tricks from some of our city’s best chefs and restaurateurs. For only […]

AJC Decatur Book Festival – A Foodie’s Paradise

Labor Day Weekend’s AJC Decatur Book Festival showcased hundreds of authors selling and presenting their books in one of Atlanta’s funkiest neighborhoods. As one of the largest book festivals in the country, the annual event features a wide variety of genres and has something for just about anyone who likes to read. But I was […]

Summer ICE Is Too Cool!!!

June in Atlanta is filled with fun events, and Summer ICE is no exception. Combining food, beverages, crafts and beauty products all under one roof, it’s basically a magical vortex in which everything I love collides. In fact, I’m not even sure I should be allowed in such a place. My wallet agrees. Summer ICE […]

Top 10 Things to Love about the Atlanta Food & Wine Festival

The annual Atlanta Food & Wine Festival (AF&WF), which took place at the end of May, has something for everyone. The massive festival drew together close to 10,000 attendees and more than 250 food and beverage experts for four days of eating, drinking, mingling and learning in picturesque Midtown Atlanta. Depending on which festival events […]

Atlanta Food & Wine Festival – South Carolina Comes to Georgia!

Alongside the class I took, one of the best parts of the Atlanta Food & Wine Festival for me was the “Culinary Road Trip through South Carolina” event on Saturday night, put on by the Discover South Carolina tourism group. Since I’m originally from up north, I thought Georgians were nice, but the folks from […]

Atlanta Food & Wine Festival By the Numbers

As our Memorial Day festivities wind down, it’s time to turn our attention to the next big event – the Atlanta Food & Wine Festival taking place this weekend! I am attending for the first time this year and could not be more thrilled. Why, you ask? Well, the numbers don’t lie… Launched in 2011, […]

Vday Crafting with ICE Atlanta

Last weekend in preparation for Valentine’s Day, I attended one of the most entertaining events I have been to in a long time – a crafting workshop with Atlanta’s Indie Craft Experience (ICE). Yes, this is the same organization that puts on those massive craft markets. And now, lucky for us, they do workshops too. […]