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[15 Jan 2009 | No Comment | 935 views]
Eat Pie at the Table of Brotherhood

I love pie. I love social events. I love community building. I love Clarksville. I love MLK, Jr. I love Equality.
If you love any of these things, you should come out to the first annual Sweet Home Dream Pie Social this Saturday, Jan. 17 from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
The Sweet Home Baptist Church is hosting the event in honor of Martin Luther King , Jr. Day. The organizers hope to embody King Jr.’s dream by “gathering around the community table to serve a piece of the pie, an age-old …

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[14 Jan 2009 | 2 Comments | 1,101 views]
Chili Cookoff at the OK Corral

Texans love their meat. They are religious about BBQ. And if you think you make a better Texas Chili, they’ll challenge you to a cook off.
I’m Canadian. I don’t know much about meat and am terrified to cook it. What if I handle it wrong and make myself (or worse, others) sick? I grew up on healthy quasi-hippie plant and grain-based food as a child — homemade yogurt sprinkled with wheat germ, chocolate chip banana bread, and of course mom’s famous apple pie.
If you hear about a pie bake off, …

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Profiles »

[12 Jan 2009 | 11 Comments | 2,431 views]
Cheese, Glorious Cheese!

I met Billie Dixon at the Whole Foods cheese plate area in 2005. I was showing off the Whole Foods Market new flagship store to my mom, Fredda, and Jane and it was a rainy Friday afternoon. We decided to grab a bottle of wine and brought it to the cheese section to open. Billie was working and he provided us with wonderful customer service and a delicious cheese plate. This was the kind of experience you expect in a five star restaurant — never in a grocery store!
I stopped …

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[12 Jan 2009 | No Comment | 963 views]
Tasty Touring on Facebook

I hope you’ll join the Tasty Touring group on Facebook to receive invitations for future events.
If you aren’t a member of Facebook, I can send an invitation to you via e-mail if you share your address with me. I can be reached on gmail and my user name is tastytouring.
Tour on!

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Tours »

[11 Jan 2009 | 6 Comments | 1,481 views]

Thanks to everyone who made it out to the first ever Food Touring event. It was great to meet some of my online buddies IRL (Mando of Taco Journalism and Morgan Fairchild’s much younger twin, Jen B.).
Some of us met at around 10 a.m. at Flip Happy Crepes to avoid the rush. By 11:15 a.m., the line for these delectable wraps was pretty long.
About 30 of us were on the self-guided tour and we headed out to La-Dee-Dah on S. 1st at around 12:30 p.m. La-Dee-Dah is now going to …

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