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Downton Abbey

By Britt Argo
Put on your white gloves, long beaded necklaces, or your dapper tweed suits. Pour some tea, indulge in a biscuit, and celebrate this enchanting affair.

Souper Jenny Lands in Roswell

By Joe Duffy
I asked Ms. Levison how many soups were in her portfolio. Yowza, she told me about 200. Jenny, I got your number, and I need to make all 200 mine.

My Weird Profession

Could it be yours, too? By Di Chapman I have a weird profession. It’s never been weird to me, mind you, but for over 40 years, whenever I give my so-called “title,” the response is blank stares and “Say what?” Even after I explain it, I must give examples of it. Apparently, I’m one of

We’re Gonna Party Like It’s 1945

By Ethan Craig As I think back to some of the stories I have written over the past year, I recall sharing my travels to Germany in 2016 when I experienced Oktoberfest first-hand. Stop by Tap & Six sometime, and I’ll tell you a few of the crazy stories. For anyone taking notes, you may

Maximizing Fall Bloom in Garden Roses

By Geri Laufer
By this time of year, many roses have become overgrown and bushy. Prune through mid-September to prepare for a brilliant bloom cycle this fall.

So much to partake at Savory Gourmet

In August, Joe champions The Savory Gourmet Market in Alpharetta. Suppliers include Georgia’s own Patak’s for bacon, Citterio, Di Lusso, Mastro (among many others) for the Italian sandwich meats… and sit down for this one… Read on)

Good Mews is Good News!

Di Chapman is a dyed-in-the-wool furry critter lover. So, when she says she loves four-legged critters and is a pushover pet parent, believe her!

How did they come up with that name?

Most brewers think of every beer as a work of art, and they aren’t going to settle for just any name. Ethan Craig at Tap & Six lists a few of his favorite crazy names.

Figs!

By Geri Laufer
Figs do well in metro-Atlanta landscapes and don’t need pollinating wasps like California figs do. Yummy figs can be eaten fresh, stuffed with chocolate or walnuts and blue cheese, dried, preserved, or used for baking and making ice cream.

Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw

By Britt Argo
This movie does stand alone, it gives us a whole new villain. So if you jump in and only see this one, you’ll still enjoy it. But go ahead, indulge again or for the first time in “Furious 7″ and “The Fate of the Furious” to understand just why these two characters hate each other so much.