Goodbye, Gulf Shores!

Hello, Other Road Trips:

Asian Supermarket

We’ve been dying for an excuse to run into this market (opened in early Feb.). Finally, we needed a new batch of jasmine tea. This location was quick and easy. And, we were beyond thrilled with the assortment. The market might be a touch on the small side. But, the […]

BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir

BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir

Hidden In The ‘Burbs

Everyone Is Welcome

Turkish limestone, Italian marble, and Indian pink sandstone become one huge work of art.

Beauty, peace, and tranquility lies […]

Banner Butter — Small Batch Cultured Butter

Banner Butter (Sea Salt)

Banner Butter (Unsalted)

Great butter on homemade bread makes the world a brighter place to be.

Find Banner Butter available at one of these locations:

Star Provisions

H&F Bread Co.


Sweet Grass Dairy

Sweet Grass Dairy Green Hill Soft-Ripened Cow Cheese

…And, The Thomasville Tomme (Aged 60 days)

Both were lovely. But, if needed, we’ll go out of our way to find the Green Hill.

Divine… cheese love… period.

March 23rd, 2016 | Category: Atlanta, Atlanta Food, Atlanta Food Finds, Cheese, In & Around Atlanta, Off The Beaten Path, Review, Shops, Snacks, Specialty Shops | One comment

White Oak Pastures — Eggs

White Oak Pastures

Fresh… fresh… fresh…

These were carried home from the White Oak Pastures shop in Bluffton, GA in our road trip cooler.

White Oak Pastures Pasture Raised Brown Eggs

But, White Oak Pastures eggs […]

White Oak Pastures

White Oak Pastures

Could the day have been more beautiful? We don’t think so.

There’s a little market inside. Eggs from pasture raised chicken, grass fed beef, grass fed lamb, and pasture raised poultry are just some of the offerings. Or, if you […]

River Street Sweets

River Street Sweets (Cashew Turtle, Classic Turtle, & Dark Chocolate Covered Praline)

Presentation: 3, Taste: 7

These were sloppily thrown into a box with close to zero thought that these chocolates might be a gift. So, if we were in the mood to […]

Aladdin’s Mediterranean Grill

Aladdin’s Schwarma Platter

Chicken & Beef

Aladdin’s Kabob Sampler

Lamb, Beef, & Chicken

The lamb was beautifully tender, delicious, and properly cooked.


January 29th, 2016 | Category: All-Time Favorites, Atlanta, Atlanta Food, Cocktails & Beverages, Food, food atlanta, In & Around Atlanta, Restaurants, Review, Snacks, Specialty Shops, Tea | Leave a comment

VN Tofu

VN Tofu’s Special Combination Banh Mi (about $3)

The Special

Lined up and ready to go, it just doesn’t get any quicker than this. You can grab this and be on the road in just a couple minutes (That is, if you can […]