Rose Circle Garden

National Community Gardening Week – August 23 – 29, 2009
Atlanta’s West End features the Rose Circle Community Garden. Once a vacant field overgrown with kudzu, this land has been transformed to include raised …See all the article here:–August-23–29-2009

Thanks Debbie Zimmerman!!

Go Green Expo, Sunday June 28th attend today and save

A message from the Black Vegetarian Society of GA :

 Go Green Expo this weekend!
We would like to extend an invitation to you to join us on our last day  –
Sunday, June 28th with 50% off admission.  
Feel free to forward this email to interested parties. Online registration is closed, so please have them mention code “Sunday Guest” at the registration / entrance desk to receive the discounted admission price.
Go Green Expo, Atlanta’s largest eco-friendly event features over 250 exhibits, showcasing the latest in green products and services.  
Test drive hybrid cars, sample organic foods, listen to live acoustic performances from local bands, review the latest green home & building supplies, climb a rock wall, take a free yoga class, purchase the latest in eco-fashion and so much more! Learn from free panel discussion on Green Building, Green Jobs and Sustainable Farming. Meet NFL Atlanta Falcons‘ player Ovie Mughelli who will be speaking on inspiring kids to go green at 1:30 pm.   
For details visit:

How To Create A Rain Barrel

..this is what I need to do. A few of my neighbors have created some unbelievable systems and have big plans. Plans beyond just watering roses- but actually connecting them to their bathroom toliets  for ‘flush’ water…. I admire you guys. Right now, I just need to water my tomatoes before I have another failed crop.

The department of watershed has step by step instructions for creating one here:

I’m excited, maybe there is hope for my garden this year.