Review: Woodstock Wine Crawl – Discovering Your Backyard

Woodstock Wine Crawl Check-in

Downtown Woodstock has been growing by leaps and bounds over the past five to ten years. The food and beverage choices have vastly improved over this time with upwards of ten restaurants. The Woodstock Wine Crawl, organized by Atlanta Wine Tours and sponsored by Theory Salon, was an excellent opportunity to finally try some of the restaurants… Continue Reading



Review: Varuni Napoli – Krog Street Market

There is no shortage of pizza places in Atlanta, but not many of them are as authentic Naples as Varuni Napoli. This Tuesday, May 23, 2017, the second location of Luca Varuni’s eponymous pizza joint will open in Krog Street Market.   (Note: I did attend this event at no cost in exchange for writing… Continue Reading


Native Son – Marietta’s New Theatre In The Square

Native Son

  I was recently invited to attend the play Native Son at Marietta’s New Theatre in the Square. I grew up in Marietta and Theatre in the Square was a fantastic local live entertainment venue I was able to visit through high school and college. The theatre has grown since those days. The brick walkway… Continue Reading


Review: Piastra Restaurant Patron Tequila Tasting

On Wednesday, May 3rd, two days before Cinco de Mayo, I attended a Patrón Tequila tasting dinner at Piastra Restaurant in the Marietta Square. It was fun, educational, and at times raucous. The food was excellent, the drinks refreshing, and the conversation informative.   (Note: I did attend this event at no cost in exchange for… Continue Reading