Required Ingredients:1/2 cup fresh lime juice1/2 Tbsp lime zest 2 minced garlic cloves 1 Tbsp balsamic vinegar1/4 tsp cumin1/4 tsp salt 1/4 tsp black pepper1 pound skirt steak2 tsp cooking oil1 thinly sliced red bell pepper1 thinly sliced green bell pepper1 thinly sliced onion1 jalapeno pepper, chopped (optional)6 medium size tortillassalsa and sour cream or yogurt to serve Lime Marinaded Steak And Pepper Fajitas:Image Credit:GrillingFools.com In a small bowl, whisk together the lime ju... More >>
Native American Influence This culture held the preparation of food in high regard and sees special significance in each ingredient used. Hunting and foraging were the basis of the Native American food supply for centuries, making the process of preparation and cooking very specific to creating edible dishes out of game, berries, roots, grasses, and other vegetation. Corn was probably one of the first crops to be cultivated and became one of the most frequently used and most versatile... More >>
Broad Street is Downtown’s own miniature New York, littered with flavors from all over. With the bustling drone of local businesses and Georgia State attendees, and even recently shot by the cast of the Vampire Diaries for a New York setting, is it any wonder that in the heart of this broad street experience is the quaint and legendary Anatolia Café. Anatolia Hookah and Lounge Atlanta Outside View From the outside, The Anatolia Café looks like one of y... More >>
If you are looking for ethnic recipes,we have compiled a extensive list of recipes for you to enjoy.1. Peppered Beef Stew - Crockpot2. Sopas Portuguese Style - Crockpot3. Layered Ratatouille - Crockpot4. German Beer And Mustard Pulled Pork - Crockpot5. Cornbread Topped Chili - Crockpot6. Chipotle Spiced Shredded Pork - Crockpot7. Kale Garbanzo Italian Seasoned Soup - Crock... More >>
If you’re looking for high quality children’s programming, you’ve come to the right place. Not every town has a puppet theater, which is another good reason to check out the Center for Puppetry Arts. They put on thoughtful productions and construct interesting and charming puppet stages. The shows are generally around an hour, which seems just the right length for small children. The shows are followed by a short presentation by the puppeteers who discuss the different kind of p... More >>
We have an unlimited supply of information at our fingertips, whether at the library, bookstore, or the internet. It's easy to find research on diet plans. The hard part comes as we sift through all the pros and cons of the diet. THE PROSWeight Loss - The reason a majority of people begin dieting is to lose weight. Low carb diets focus on eliminating the bad carbs which include white bread, potatoes, pastries, soda, and candy. These foods have either added sugars, st... More >>
Some of the best Atlanta restaurants are tiny places hidden deep in strip malls and underneath condos. These neighborhood gems are carefully guarded by the locals as hidden culinary treasure. Today, we're going to expose 10 of these and put them on display for you. These restaurants come from all over the city. Try them the next time you're in the area. Yummy Brunch at the Cafe Jonah1.Las Palmeras:368 5th St NE, AtlantaHidden in the middle of a residential street is Las Palmeras, one of the hid... More >>
On May 16, 2012, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport had their grand opening for the Maynard H. Jackson Jr. International Terminal. The new terminal, Concourse F, took four years to construct, and it was built to enhance Atlanta’s airport capacity and international travel. Atlanta’s new innovation has more to offer than its 1.2 million square feet. There are many new restaurants and eateries available as well. The new international terminal provides a multicultural eating experi... More >>
Atlanta has a very large Hispanic population, and they've brought in their cuisine to all corners of the city. Most are near the Perimeter, but even in downtown Atlanta there are a few locations that are worth checking out. The next time you're cruising down the connector, swing by and check one one of these Mexican restaurants in Downtown. Alma Cocina Alma Cocina specializes in modern Mexican and Latin American cuisine, putting new spins on old favorites. There's a lot of fine-dining panache... More >>
If you are looking for fun-filled family vacation with kids, Atlanta is a great city to spend time with kids. It offers excitement and fun filled activities like any other city along with history, parks, and aquarium and out door activities for kids. We curated the best Atlanta daily deals for kids to help you save money at the same time offer your kid’s best entertainment and fun filled summer vacation. Here is the list of metro ... More >>
It's time to celebrate dads again! Father's Day is rapidly approaching and the deals and activities are starting to flow like beer. Here's ten places you can take your father to show him a wonderful time in the city. 1. Father's Day Run If your dad loves to run and loves the Braves, the Atlanta Track Club has a deal for you. They're holding a 4 mile run followed by a Braves game against the Orioles at Turner field. You can even participate in a pre-game parade for taking part in the race! Reg... More >>
Going out in Atlanta can get expensive. There are plenty of places to go out in town, but it can get expensive. If you are looking for a great place to get cheap drinks, we have some great suggestions in the Atlanta metro area. 1. Highland Inn Ballroom Lounge With ballroom in the name, you wouldn’t think this would be the best place for cheap drinks, but surprisingly, the Highland Inn Ballroom Lounge is known for cheap cover and cheap drinks. Open Thursday-Saturday, there is something goi... More >>
If you try to look up Buck Shoals State Park in the state park registry at gastateparks.org, you won’t find it. It’s only sort-of a state park. It was purchased by the GA state in 2000 in order to protect the land and river from development. That was before the economic downturn, and lack of funding has kept the 582-acre property from being fully developed into a state park. Maybe some day. In the meantime, at least this land in North Georgia has been set aside and is still available for spec... More >>
One of the most well-known attractions in the city of Atlanta is the Georgia Aquarium. The largest Aquarium in the world it offer larger than experiences and will make for a great family day trip.
The best piece of advice for any Atlantian before going to visit the Aquarium is to check with your employer! The Georgia Aquarium has partnerships with many schools and... More >>
I am lukewarm on Six Flags Over Georgia. My first trip was in October during the Fright Fest. I was highly disappointed that after spending all the money to get our family inside the park, all of the Halloween related attractions cost extra money! Seriously? These folks need to visit Cedar Point to learn how to deliver spooky fun. Cedar Point had fortune tellers, zombies (not too gross!) roaming the park, graveyards, and several haunted houses for all age ranges, all for FREE. Six Flags charges e... More >>
We all know that the best part of April isn’t the lovely new spring weather…it’s the TAX RETURNS. If you are looking for a great family trip with plenty of options to make the most of your income tax returns, check out the Tanger Outlets in Loctus Grove.
Tanger’s has a long standing tradition of providing the best outlet shopping experiences and Locust Grove is no different. It’s the best spending and only short drive outside the Atlant... More >>
Have you ever been watching your favorite chef on TV and saw something that you really wanted to make at home, but in your awe, forgot to get the recipe and preparation directions? Are you a big fan of great Atlanta chefs and clueless as to where to get some of their best recipes? Well we are here to save the day with our list of popular cookbooks by top Atlanta chefs. Check them out below! Virginia Willis: “Bon Appétit, Y'all! Recipes and Stories from Three Generations of Southern Coo... More >>
During the hot summer months nothing compares to a refreshing drink to cool off with. Whether you are a tequila enthusiast or prefer an ice cold beer these recipes for the five smoothest cocktails for summer 2012 are sure to be a fast staple this year. The Mojito When prepared with fresh ingredients, this cocktail will have amazing flavors and should never taste synthetic. Making simple syrup from scratch is not only easy, but it also is one of the most important ingredients of the... More >>
The luxury of a vacation is something that is not only welcomed, but commonplace for the warmer months of the year. However, what do you do when you want the feeling of taking an excursion to a far away place without the hassle of actual travel? Well, you get creative and find romantic getaways that are right in your own backyard, in this case Atlanta. Château élan Wine Yard beautiful view. Perhaps one of the city’s most romantic spots, Château élan is a place that you can find a ... More >>
We all know our horror stories at restaurants: terrible food, that screaming child, and what about that score from the health department?!But have we ever considered what it's like to be on the other side of the apron? For your reading pleasure, these are the tales of one Atlanta Server who just "Snaps to the Beat." I normally have 7 tables a time; I've had as many as fifteen in an hour, but you wouldn't know that, would you? When a customer comes in to eat, they are my number one priority... More >>
Whether you have lived in Atlanta for six months or six years, you know that it is the mecca for great southern food. From fried chicken to candied yams, down-homed cooking lives in the city of Atlanta. Today we are giving you “must have” foods while dining in the ATL. 1.The Beautiful 2260 Cascade Road, SW Atlanta, GA 30311 For a home cooked meal that only your mother can make, The Beautiful is specializing in great food served up with a lot of love. Operating on the principle that co... More >>
Cooking shows are becoming more and more popular. They used to be found only on PBS. Now have entire networks dedicated to food, cooking, and the trials of being a chef. There's so much variety now that it's hard to choose. Here are 5 popular shows worth watching.
Cooking shows are becoming more and more popular. They used to be found only on PBS. Now have entire networks dedicated to food, cooking, and the trials of being a chef. There's so much variety now that it's... More >>
With the recent move of Coca Cola, many have claimed that the attraction Underground Atlanta has undergone an identity crisis. Is it a teen hangout? An artist refuge? A family spot? Or is it an adult playground? For those who are still trying to determine exactly what Underground Atlanta has become, here’s a quick guide to all things to see and do in the Underground.
Although Underground Atlanta began as a railroad community, it has become far more to the people of Atlanta... More >>
When you're wanting to take your buds out and show them a good time in the Atlanta, it can be hard to figure out where to go. The number of restaurants in downtown Atlanta alone is astounding, let alone the entire metro area. You don't want to show your friends a bad time, so allow me to recommend three good places in downtown Atlanta, one for brunch when you're in a hurry, one for an excellent bar scene and alcohol selection, and one for the b... More >>
In Atlanta, there are no shortages of places where you can get your brunch on. Here's a selection of Atlanta restaurants offering amazing ester brunches and prix fixe brunch options. Easter is coming Sunday, April 8, and if you don’t have planned out yet, you might want to take a look at following options in Atlanta. Atlanta Brunch Image credited to yoohoojuju Easter Sunday at Cabernet Steakhouse Join Cabernet Steakhouse Sunday April 8th from 10-3 ... More >>
Who doesn’t love a good french fry? Despite the name, they are quintessentially American. Whether it is served with a burger or a steak, we all can’t help but love good french fries. Atlanta is known for the good fries, here are some of our favorite places in the metro area to get good french fries. French Fries with burger. 1. The VarsityKnown as the World’s Largest Drive-in restaurant, the Varsity has been serving Atlanta customers since 1928. With over 80 ... More >>
From cheap eats to fine dining atmospheres, Atlanta offers it’s old world charm and innovative new chefs on the rise to stardom. Whether you consider yourself a top diner among the elite or willing to take on the challenges restaurants bring to the plate, this city is the “it” when it comes to an appetite. These restaurants reached their starlight status for their food and ambiance. To the classic 50’s diner or the elite dining experience, these top Atlanta res... More >>
As the spring weather is bringing smiles to those who loves outdoor activities in atlanta.it is time to take fresh look at the weekend activities one can do around atlanta.Here is the round up weekend activities for adults as well as kids.Also, the deals and coupons that you can make use of while enjoying the activities in and around Atlanta metro area. 1.See Atlanta From the Sky - Air balloon rides and helicopter ridesWhether floating in a hot air balloon or free falling from an airplane, visit... More >>
Kids birthday parties are easy, whether it is a movie, or Chuck E. Cheese, there are plenty of options. When kids become teenager, however, it does become a bit more difficult. Face paint and clowns are no longer in order, so what do you do for a teenagers birthday party? If you are in Atlanta, we have you covered with these great restaurants for a birthday party. 1. Dave & BustersDave & Busters started in Arkansas when two businesses next door to each other realized that they could be m... More >>
The Atlanta Botanical Garden is a delightful respite from city traffic and our homogenous suburban vistas. Tucked into the northern region of Piedmont Park, the Atlanta Botanical Garden has enchanting surprises around every corner.•Take advantage of the new parking garage The Atlanta Botanical Garden Kid's Garden. •The garden cafe serves good food with some healthy options•Check their website first to see if there are any special events that day or what flowe... More >>
The kitchen is a popular place in any home, frequented throughout the day as your family looks for a little snack to tide them over or to take part in a delicious meal that you’ve prepared. All that traffic in the kitchen, combined with the frequent kitchen gifts that are given throughout the year to an active cook can really add up to a cluttered kitchen. A cluttered kitchen keeps food from being cooked quickly enough, increases how long it takes to clean, and makes the kitchen appear hect... More >>
The Atlanta airport boasts dozens of restaurants—from national chains to local favorites. Whether you are running to make a flight and need a quick snack to get you to your next destination, or if you are entertaining clients at the airport, here are a few of our favorite restaurants in the Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson airport. Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson airport view. 1. Atlanta Bread CompanyOpen 24 hours, the Atlanta Bread Company is an Atlanta original. With tasty so... More >>
St. Patrick's Day is like Christmas in Atlanta, we’ve compiled some of the deals floating around Atlanta this St. Patrick’s Day. Wake up early and dress in green festive garb and get ready to drink green bear and shots. Here’s where in Atlanta to find drink specials, Irish food and live music. Admission to St. Patrick's Day 2012 Cloverfest atMasquerade 3/17 4Tickets to Feeling Lucky Fest? At Tavern 99 Saturday, March 17th Two or Three Day Pass to St. Patty'sDay Pub Cr... More >>
Some of the most entertaining and educational shows on T.V. are centered around food and the reality of it’s many aspects in our daily lives. There heeds some level of controversy, ill mannered chefs, as well as pure gluttony. The top ten food T.V. shows to follow in 2012, offer educational value, complete shock (“did he just eat that?”), and an inside look how we Americans eat today. 1.) Man Vs. FoodThe fearless host, Adam Richman, scours the ends of the nat... More >>
The trucks offer mobility, quick service, and cheap eats, while the restaurant model requires a longer sit time, not to mention 18% gratuity to the servers, who may not deliver great customer service. The great debate among the business is indeed if the food trucks are disrupting the restaurant model. It is best to delve in deeper one both sides of the spectrum. Yumbii taco truck at centennialplace Atlanta Jason Riedy. Benefits For Food Trucks And Their Cu... More >>
Over the last few years, Atlanta has joined cities like Chicago and New York in becoming a true cocktail town. Great drinks are available all over the metro area. Recently exotic liqueurs, obscure bitters and small-patch spirits are taking over, replacing the customary Captain Morgan and Grey Goose. Many of the bottles in the local bar will not even be recognizable to the Captain and Coke folks. In fact, a great mixologist puts as much effort into sourcing ingredients as a top chef would.A good c... More >>
She is known as America’s sweetheart, who reigns in creating a homemade meal in 30 minutes or less. Rachael Ray began her culinary adventure at a gourmet food specialty shop, where she hosted a local broadcast that centered around the ever popular phrase “30 minute meals.“Her out spoken nature and contagious laughter has been her backbone to her followers and fast road to stardom. While her daytime show is on five days a week, finding Rachael Ray’s top ten reci... More >>
The CNN Center in midtown Atlanta encompasses the Omni Hotel, a large ground-floor retail and food court, and the corporate offices of the Central News Network, CNN. It’s also connected to Philips Arena, which makes it a handy shortcut when you’re trying to get out of the weather and get to a concert.• 55-minute tour • $11-15 • Reservations recommended, but not required • Handicap-accessible... More >>
Here is extensive collection of upcoming Atlanta deals and coupons. We gather daily deals from number of sources and present it to you at one place and you'll find it on the Atlanta's Daily Deals and coupon section. Atlanta Restaurant Deals and Restaurant Coupons. Genki Noodles & Sushi is offering $25 for Three-Course Japanese Prix Fixe Dinner for Two or $7 for $14 Worth of Lunch. This deals isValid at multiple locations. If you like sushi rolls, spicy tuna roll, and Japanese barbecue bow... More >>
People in the south are known for their love of cheese. Cheese cooked, melted, fried, and transformed by an assortment of other ingredients make for a wonderful, appetizing meal or accompaniment. If you are in the mood to try an assortment of cheeses and accompaniments while you are in Atlanta, make sure you check out these top five Atlanta restaurants offering pretty cheese plates. Cheese plate By quinn.anya. 1.Murphy'sMurphy’s Restaurant prides itself on its use of ... More >>
Here is extensive collection of upcoming Atlanta deals and coupons.We gather daily deals from number of sources and present it to you at one place and you’ll find it on the Atlanta’s Daily Deals and coupon section. Atlanta Restaurant Deals Mrs. Winner's Chicken & Biscuits located at Stockbridge is offering Fried-Chicken Meal with Two Large Sides, Four Biscuits, and Gallon of Sweet Tea for $10($19.99 Value).This Deal is posted in Groupon. Athens Food Tours is offering $72 pack... More >>
In this tough economy there are many expenditures that have come to be cut from our budgets. Gone are the times in which we enjoyed weekly trips to the movie theaters, pedicures, and new shoes just to suit a mood, but the one thing that you shouldn’t have to sacrifice are trips out to the greatest dining facilities in the city of Atlanta. Cafe Intermezzo -family style dining. 1.Tapas.Tapas are a great way to save money and enjoy the company and atmosphere ... More >>
It’s that time of year again. You’ve already fattened up on holiday foods and exhausted your bank account on Christmas gifts for loved ones. Now, even if you did have a relationship that was dangling by a thread before, it is past the socially acceptable date to break it off, so let’s face it: you’re probably alone. If not, great for you! Take your lady or your man out to a romantic dinner and have a wonderful evening. If so, carpe noctem! Atlanta is a young, vibrant city,... More >>
Steak is one of those go to foods that everyone loves. A great steak is unlike anything else you can put in your mouth. Atlanta loves a great steak, and is honored to have many great places to get one. But who offers the best in steak in Atlanta for any budget? Check out these top five steak restaurants (serving rib-eye) in Atlanta. 1.Kevin Rathbun SteakListed as one of the top 10 steakhouses in America by Gayot, and featured in numerous publications and television shows, Kevin Rathbun has done ... More >>
1.Fried Egg Sandwich at West Egg Café
Thick sliced Challah makes the perfect bed for velvety smooth fried eggs, rich cheddar cheese, bacon, field greens, red onion, tomato jam, and mayo. This is not your casual quick fried egg sandwich; this is one sandwich that will leave you feeling like you’ve just experienced the best of the south and what farmlands have to offer. West Egg Café is located at 1100 Howell Mill Road Atlanta, GA 30318. You can reach them by telephone at (404) 872-39... More >>
Dinner at a romantic restaurant? Done that. Movie? Done that too… Make this Valentine’s day different! Atlanta offers a cornucopias of fun and exotic adventures, when you are looking for something a little extraordinary consider some of the options below.
1.The Whole World Theatre
Professing themselves as “Atlanta’s Antidepressant” , the Whole World Theater will have you and your honey in stitches! Who says romance needs to be soft, sweet and quite - what is more roman... More >>
Wow. The Sundial does back flips to prove that Atlanta does indeed offer upscale, metropolitan fine dining. Impeccable service, beautiful and delicious food, and drop-dead gorgeous views will make your trip to the Sundial an experience you won’t ever forget.
You’ll pull into the main hotel entry area and can select valet or self-parking in their hotel parking garage. Parking will be validated at the restaurant or if you spend $75 at the bar. Make your way up one floor to the... More >>
Bring the passion back in your relationship this Valentine’s Day with a romantic Atlanta get-a-way. Life gets so hectic and there rarely seems to be time to stop and think, let alone spend a night without disruption. This Valentine’s take some time to lay back, relax and let somebody else worry about making the bed. Atlanta is rich with romantic, elegant Hotel’s that will have you falling in love all over again.
1.Glenn Hotel - Autograph Collection
The Glenn Hotel is the cr... More >>
This year try something new and adventurous for Valentine’s Day. Imagine your loved one’s surprise when you take them on a day and night filled with surprises and unexpected journeys. Valentine’s Day is the one day out of the year you should devote to each other and make it more than just special, make it a memory that is cherished forever.
Below are some local Atlanta activities, each offering their own unique opportunities to spice up Valentine’s Day this year and show... More >>
Every couple has their own idea of what a romantic evening consist of and Atlanta offers an endless selection of restaurants, museums and romantic hide-a-ways to gratify all of them. Below are few suggested ideas that will turn this Valentine’s Day into an experience you and your loved one will never forget.
A Night at the Georgian Terrace Hotel
659 Peachtree Street Northeast
Among all the hotels i... More >>
Living in the hustle and bustle of metro Atlanta means that one must find time to squeeze in a nice lunch when they are in between classes are on their way to an important business meeting. The typical fast food restaurants such McDonald’s and Taco Bell were created for such reasons, however overtime they begin to lack in creativity and you have a taste for something different! I am a major fan of international dishes, so finding that there was an authentic Greek restaurant smack dab in the ... More >>
If you are planning a wedding reception in Atlanta but are concerned with it being too boring, rest assured you have plenty of fun venue options for all budgets and interests. Here is a list of the top 10 fun places for a wedding reception in Atlanta.
Atlanta is home to the world's largest aquarium. Hold your wedding reception with whale sharks as the guests of honor. Enjoy your wedding cake while stingrays and jellyfish float by as a living wallpaper. Then a... More >>
While most people agree that a great Bloody Mary drink has to have a certain amount of staple flavors, including tomato juice and vodka or gin, the rest is up to your flavor palate. You can add pickled okra or fresh celery, along with a dash of pepper, salt, hot sauce or Worchester sauce. Or you can keep things simple by using a bottle of premixed Bloody Mary seasonings. Some people like a spicy Bloody Mary, while others vote for a smooth finish. Either way, when you are in Atlanta on the sear... More >>
Downtown Atlanta is alive by day with bustling business professionals rushing to work in the dozens of towering skyscrapers. By night the business professionals are looking for somewhere to unwind and let loose from the daily grind. Atlanta is also the home of the world’s largest airport, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, which sees more than 90 million passengers each year making it the world’s busiest airport.
Between all of the locals and visitors who are ... More >>
In a bustling metropolis like Atlanta, coffee is a staple ingredient to a great day. Being as culturally diverse as Atlanta is, coffee shops have a tall order in offering selections to bring in the masses. Whether your appetite is a rich, black coffee, a nice herbal tea, or a refreshing smoothie, Atlanta has a coffee house that will suit your needs, tempt your taste buds, and leave you wanting more. Before you head out to grab a cup of "Joe", check out one of these top five coffee shop... More >>
The south is known for its natural beauty and the Atlanta Metro area is no exception. Here a few of the best places to go for sightseeing in the area.
1.The Sun Dial
One of the best spots for sightseeing is actually located in the heart of the city. The views from the rotating lounge at the top of the Westin Hotel are excellent. You can come here during the day and sit back and see views of the metro area as you rotate around the lounge on the moving floor. When you come here at ... More >>
Atlanta is best known for its big-city features , high speed freeways,busy downtown, gleaming high rises and efficient public transport. Whether you live in Atlanta or are just going through, consider visiting the city's vibrant downtown, as there many interesting things to do. With most of these fun attractions in the vicinity one another, you can cover a lot in one or two days. Here is the list of fun things to do in downtown Atlanta. GEORGIA AQUARIUM is the world's largest and family fr... More >>
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Are you wanting to get a lift after hard day's work at office, Atlanta has a wide ranging bar scene for any one looking to get a little relaxed after a hard day's work. From appetizer specials to deals on drinks, these Atlanta bars and restaurants offer some of the best happy hours to be found in the area. From fancy restaurants in the perimeter to small bars near downtown, Atlanta has a diversified bar scene for any one looking to get a little fun after a hard day's work. Here's a list of our... More >>