2021 Gwinnett Burger Week, Re-Branded!

2021 Gwinnett Burger Week, Re-Branded!

Food is the heart and the soul of any visit or trip, and one of the many reasons food and drink are the mainstays of many of our destination marketing initiatives. In March 2020, we were preparing to kick off the 3rd annual Burger and Brews Week, with the week...

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Road Trip: Huntsville, Alabama

Road Trip: Huntsville, Alabama

“I’d really like to see a large concentration of antebellum homes, the oldest continuously operating hardware store in the state and some spaceships, but without ever leaving town,” said no one ever. BUT, if someone DID actually utter that phrase, then said person...

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Day Trip: Tellus Science Museum

Day Trip: Tellus Science Museum

100 Tellus DriveCartersville GA, 30120TellusMuseum.orgYou know how sometimes it takes having out-of-town guests to visit the local attractions? The Tellus Science Museum is kind of a version of this for our family. Located immediately off I-75, we pass Tellus every...

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5 Within 50: Science Centers

5 Within 50: Science Centers

Science Enthusiast/Geeks rejoice! Everyone wants to be as cool as you now and get in on the fun. From the youngest little friends that crave delving into their own experiment of gooey substance, to the adult that thirst to explore with a cocktail in hand, we’ve got...

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In Season: Molecular Gastro-What?

In Season: Molecular Gastro-What?

In pop culture, molecular gastronomy is the merging of scientific tools and techniques with culinary arts – experimenting in the kitchen with tools such as centrifuges, liquid nitrogen, microscopes, or lasers in the preparation of food items. Next time you want to WOW...

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The Science of Food

The Science of Food

When you think of world-renowned cooks, we imagine that The Swedish Chef ("Bork, bork, bork!") comes to mind long before Dr. Bunsen Honeydew and Beaker (“Meep!”). But the process of cooking and baking is nothing if not applied science. Molecular gastronomy, the...

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Taste Test: Creamistry

Taste Test: Creamistry

3333 Buford Dr VB02, Buford, GA 30519creamistry.com(678) 765-8070With science ALL over the pages of this issue, why not incorporate a little chemistry into satisfying a sweet tooth? “Fancy” ice cream has become a craze, so it only makes sense that making ice cream...

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So You Say…You Can’t Sleep

So You Say…You Can’t Sleep

Anyone who has ever spent a night tossing and turning knows that being hangry is nothing compared to sleep deprivation crankiness (slangry?). Science has shown that sleep is vital to mental and physical health, as well as quality of life. If you find yourself spending...

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We DiG: Farmer’s Markets

We DiG: Farmer’s Markets

Spring is in the air and with the warmer weather comes one of our favorite excuses to get outside…The Farmers Markets in many of our cities. Although most have limited dates until May, March and April are perfect for exploring the shortened versions and whet your...

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Small Business Spotlight: Black Mermaid’s Bath & Body

Small Business Spotlight: Black Mermaid’s Bath & Body

From kitchen chemist to award-winning entrepreneur, Denise Zannu combined her passion for natural skincare with her knowledge of herbs and aromatherapy to launch Black Mermaid’s Bath and Body - a small business with a mission to help people have healthy, beautiful...

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