Tag Archives: local

Building Community

This past Saturday, my husband and a neighbor brewed the beer for our yearly neighborhood block party.  Brew from two neighbors, BBQ from another, and raffles from local businesses – it’s definitely a local affair.  We invited anyone from the … Continue reading

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Save the Local Produce!

While browsing the internet, I stumbled across an article about local British plums rotting on the tree because stores are stocking cheaper foreign fruits instead.  Apparently grocery stores in the UK are stocking their shelves with plums from Spain and … Continue reading

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Local Envy

We have recently discovered that we love Asheville, NC, and apparently we’re not alone: For the last two years, the Asheville Grown movement has been remaking the face of this sleepy mountain city.  You can’t turn the corner downtown without … Continue reading

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