Taste of Atlanta Top 5

There’s lots to love about Taste of Atlanta. Here are the Top 5 things I enjoyed most about last weekend’s event. 1. Getting to meet the infamous Chef Ford Fry and hear him talk about his new restaurant in Alpharetta’s Avalon development, called The El Felix. If the food is anywhere near as good as […]

A3C Hip Hop Festival – Concerts, Conference, Connections

Everyone knows that all of my favorite songs are about butts. So for me, getting to see both Juvenile and Mystikal perform was worth the price of admission to A3C a couple of weeks ago. Not to mention having front-row access to 2 Chainz. (See photos and videos below.) What is A3C? The A3C Hip […]

Buckhead Spring Arts & Crafts Festival

I had a wonderful selfie date at the Buckhead Spring Arts & Crafts Festival over the weekend. First of all, I love any festival that takes place in Chastain Park, as they are peaceful, shaded and lack the hordes of people that crowd some of the other festivals in town. In Chastain, you can actually […]

Gettin’ My Craft On…

Sooo…as expected, this year’s Summer ICE (Indie Craft Experience) was amazing. Here’s why: I have never seen so many awesome handcrafted items in one place before. This is not your grandma’s craft fair! Somehow this place makes crafts seem cutting-edge, and I can’t get enough of it. Between this event and the ICE event last […]

Battle of the Spring Fests!

Over the course of about a month, I managed to get myself to five (count them five!) Atlanta festivals. Some were bad, some were great, at one of them people just showed up and ate. (Rhyming sequence over.) As any ATLien knows, if you don’t like a good fest you have no business living here. […]

Atlanta Greek Festival – It’s No Longer Greek to Me

I must admit my general lack of patience had me more than a little irritated when I finally arrived at the Atlanta Greek Festival. After parking in an office park a mile and a half from the cathedral where the festival took place (the only place to park legally for free), then waiting in line […]