I've made it a personal mission to try all of the yogurt and ice cream places that open Gainesville. There have been several open in the past year or so. Think I've tried all but one or two. Yogurtology opened sometime this summer. Yogurtology is one of those trendy self-service yogurt places. Even though it … Continue reading Review: Yogurtology
We first went to Cafe C with a Groupon for Sunday Brunch. The food was great. They had live music and a funky cool environment. So when Cafe C was featured on Living Social we eagerly bought the deals. This time the deal was for lunch. Cafe C is open 11 am - 3 pm … Continue reading Review: Cafe C
Updated 7/24/2015 -- Closed Pazza Bistro may be one of my favorite places in Gainesville. It is a very simple concept: fresh food at a good price. I like that the sauces and many of the pastas are made in house. They serve pasta, pizza, flatbread and salads. Every entrée comes with either a salad … Continue reading Review: Pazza Bistro
Location: Butterfly Rainforest, Florida Museum of Natural History, Gainesville, Fl
This year I decided to try community sponsored agriculture (CSA). I like the idea of supporting the local economy. I have been shopping at the Alachua County Farmer's Market on Saturday mornings since we moved here. After doing research I decided to try the CSA program through Graham Farms. Graham Farms is a family operation … Continue reading Review: Graham Farms CSA
I took these on one of our weekly hikes in Gainesville's nature parks. Cofrin Nature Park is a former horse farm that has been converted to a wild space refuge for both city dwellers and animals. All of today's shot are looking up, you can see more pictures from Cofrin Nature Park here. Check out … Continue reading Sky Watch Friday: Cofrin Nature Park
After the Extreme Makeover Build in Gainesville, Florida I begin hearing rumors about the show that trouble me. After doing some investigation I have been able to confirm one of the rumors. It seems that some recipients of the homes have lost their home because they cannot afford the mortgage, increased taxes and/or increased utilities … Continue reading Is Extreme Makeover Home Edition Too Extreme?