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by (RSS) Uncategorized | August 11th, 2010 12:07am CST | 18 Comments

I’m so proud of Memphis and all we’re doing to become a more sustainable city.  But an event last week had me wondering if we’re  really ready to become that city. A friend of mine was recently pulled over and given a ticket for three Class C Misdemeanor charges. No big deal, right? This happens every […]

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by (RSS) Uncategorized | March 24th, 2010 12:21pm CST | 3 Comments

OK, I admit it, I watch TV. And I admit that I watch a little more than I’d like to admit. So when someone tells me about a new TV show, I shrink away, not wanting to get hooked into any more TV. BUT when I read about Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution, I immediately set […]

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by (RSS) Uncategorized | March 12th, 2010 1:45pm CST | 10 Comments

I have a great job. I work with locally owned restaurants helping them reduce their carbon footprint. So, I eat out a lot and I get to blame my job for the few extra pounds I’ve been carrying around since I started Project Green Fork eighteen months ago. I love restaurants—especially the types that are […]

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by (RSS) Uncategorized | January 11th, 2010 9:51pm CST | 7 Comments

A friend of mine recently posted on her facebook page that she wished wine were sold in grocery stores in Memphis. She had no idea the can of worms she opened. She received a gambit of responses from her facebook friends, some strongly agreeing with her, some adamantly disagreeing with her, each for a variety […]

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by (RSS) Uncategorized | December 27th, 2009 10:16pm CST | 2 Comments

It’s Friday, trash pick-up day on my street and I’m watching. I’m trying to be optimistic. I’m thinking that maybe today is the day. Will they? Will this be the week that our across the street neighbors (family of five), changes their ways? Nope, it happens again. Same as last week and the week before […]

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by (RSS) Uncategorized | December 4th, 2009 11:46pm CST | 5 Comments

Memphis …  one hot city. And I don’t just mean the heat. Memphis has long been known for it’s incredible restaurants and talented chefs. If you live here, you know these local jewels and will likely agree how food-fortunate Memphians are. I’m proud to call Memphis my home. I’m proud of the local talent in […]

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