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9 Things you shouldn’t leave Mercier Orchards in Blue Ridge without trying

Come fall, everyone wants to head north to pick apples. I visited Mercier Orchards in December and it was hopping. Here are nine things you shouldn’t leave Mercier...

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Chinese New Year: Foods to Eat for Good Luck

Chinese New Year: Customs, Foods and Good Fortune! Chinese New Year begins January 28 this year. This is an important holiday to the Chinese. In fact, it is as Christmas...

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Do I need a passport for my cruise?

Do I need a Passport while on my Cruise? Technically, no. But here’s why you should get a passport for your cruise. Technically, the answer is no, if your cruise...

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What’s Atlanta’s Nikolai’s Roof restaurant like?

It is one of Atlanta’s oldest restaurants, opening in 1976. So, what is it like to dine at Nikolai’s Roof, located inside the Atlanta Hilton? Is it as...

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101 Free things to do in metro Atlanta guide book

Article by Melissa Tran Atlanta – One great city and 101+ free things to do. When you live in a big city like this, finding something to do can surprisingly be...

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Twelve Eighty at the High Museum

Twelve Eighty: Inspired Dining at the Woodruff Arts Center The restaurant formerly known as Table 1280 is now called Twelve Eighty. Located at the Woodruff Arts Center,...

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History of Atlanta’s Fox Theatre

The glitz and glam of the Fox Theatre is a draw that attracts both visitors and locals. But did you know the Fox Theatre was nearly demolished? The Fox Theatre was...

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Korean Food Tour of Atlanta with Chef Todd Dae Kulper

When a chef asks you if you want to have him personally take your on a tour of some of his favorite spots, you don’t think twice, you just say yes. That’s...

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Arriba! Arriba! Bean to Bar Cacao Chocolate in Ecuador

As Colombia is known for coffee, and Chile for it’s fine wine, Ecuador is the king of fine chocolate, known as Cacao. What’s incredible about the industry is that...

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Veteran’s Memorial Walk: A Tribute to Veteran’s Past and Present

A new Memorial Park is open that commemorates all veterans. One of the things I love about my blog (besides all the amazing food I eat) are the incredible people I meet...

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Seoul of the South: Your Guide to Korean Eats in Duluth, GA

While you may think a trip to Buford Highway is the only way to experience ethnic eats in Atlanta, a trip to Gwinnett’s Korean neighborhood of Duluth, will...

CACAO – Atlanta’s Premier Upscale Chocolate Company

Let’s talk chocolate, shall we? Cacao, Specifically. But not just any chocolate – no offense to the Hershey’s, Nestle’s and Mars of the world...