Go Nuts for Ginkgo Nuts – Finding, Harvesting, Processing and Cooking Ginkgo Nuts

Ginkgo biloba is a tree that is fairly unnoticed until the fall when it shows off its beautiful golden colors or less excitingly when the vile smell of the tree’s fruit permeates the air.  The tree is fairly common as it is hardy in zones 3-8.  Unfortunately, homeowners often cut their trees down when they … Read more

Torres Del Paine Patagonia in 2 1/2 days – Cheap and Comfortable Trekking – Hints & Preparation

Here is some basic information for those out there that want to hike Torres Del Paine National Park in Patagonia and do not want to: hike for 5/7/14 days carry tons of stuff on their back including all their meals, clothing, tents, etc hire some fancy touring company for upwards of $1,000 to $2,000 This … Read more

Real Home Cooked Country BBQ at Wyatt’s Diner in Edgewood, Atlanta, GA

A real southern BBQ shack… now that’s what I am talking about. One look at Wyatt’s frontage will tell you that this is the place to find some good southern home cooked BBQ. Soul Food at its finest. Some of the items on the menu Pork Ribs, Pork Chop, Chicken, Beef Ribs, Beef Links, Pig … Read more