January 2016

 

Hybrids, Heirlooms And GMOs Explained

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If the terms “hybrid,” “heirloom” and “GMO” have you stumped, you’re not alone. When it comes to buying seeds and plants, there’s a lot of confusion, even among seasoned gardeners. Here are a few facts that may help.   Hybrids [...]

 

Why A Little Chocolate Can Be Good For Weight Management

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Here’s something that is sure to be sweet music to the ears of every chocolate lover: A little dose of the world’s most popular food type and flavor can actually support an individual’s weight-loss goals.   The reasons a bit [...]

 

New Years in Old Atlanta, 1916

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New Years celebrations in old Atlanta were more of a “community event” way back in 1915. Much like in modern days, however, it was also a time for overindulgence in parties and food as well as a time to anticipate [...]

 

Celebrating MLK Day in 2016

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Local celebrations and activities abound for the national holiday in January honoring Martin Luther King, Jr. Arguably Atlanta’s best known historical figure, his birthday has become a time to honor his legacy as a Civil Rights leader as well as [...]