Here’s the Dish: Bulldega Urban Market

Here’s the Dish: Bulldega Urban Market

Bulldega, a clever Bull City twist on the term bodega, is a newly-opened local grocery store in the heart of Durham. At Bulldega Urban Market, groceries are a family affair. In fact the name of the store Bulldega was the brain child of one of the owners, who imaginatively combined bodega (local grocery store) with […]

French Broad Chocolate Lounge and Chocolate + Milk

French Broad Chocolate Lounge and Chocolate + Milk

The French Broad Chocolate Lounge is tucked in next to the Asheville Art Museum and the Thomas Wolfe Memorial Angel in downtown Asheville, NC. This amazing old building with its unique architecture is painted cornflower blue and brown to match their signature candy boxes. They serve up many tasty treats and delicious drinks in the […]

Asheville: Discovery, Inside and Out?

Asheville: Discovery, Inside and Out?

Normally, I find many things to love about every place I visit. Why? Because of an appreciation of the history, architecture, culture, restaurants, people, and so forth. Some places have much more to offer than others, depending on their size, the people you meet, and places you see. Recently, I traveled to the western part […]