When Brandon and Kelli traveled to Italy four years ago, they were enamored with the delicious Italian meals they ate featuring locally sourced ingredients. Back home in Dallas, the couple realized they could turn their love of ice cream into a similar business model by making classic ice cream flavors with fresh milk and eggs sourced from local farms.Read More »
Stepping into Livingston’s Soda Fountain & Grill in Brownsville, Tennessee, is like walking through a portal that zips you back to the 1930s. The era when the local drug store was the heart of the town. And where locals sit on stools at the soda fountain to connect, eat homestyle cooking, and drink frothy milkshakes.Read More »
When the Achatz family started the expansion of their bakery in the Shelby Township of Metro Detroit, they wanted to create a comfortable and homey feel to the space.
“We have seven locations of the Achatz Handmade Pie Company, and this was a very extensive remodel where we expanded the store by about 1,000 feet,” says Rachel Achatz, director of retail sales. “My parents started the company in 1993 so I’ve been a dishwasher, baker, pie specialist, accountant, you name it!”Read More »
New York City is comprised of five boroughs containing 59 distinct community districts. Each district brings its own unique cultural, social, economic, and design aesthetics to create the incomparable atmosphere of the Big Apple.Read More »
Like many buildings in downtown Savannah’s Landmark Historic District, the three-story building at 127 West Congress Street boasts a rich history. Beginning with a dry goods wholesaler, the property housed numerous operations through the decades including a retail clothing and hat shop, a hardware store, and, in the 1960s, it served as a USO Hall.Read More »
When the brew masters behind Watauga Brewing Company started planning to expand their growing business, they had all the right ingredients. Great beer, enthusiastic patrons, and an old building in downtown Johnson City, Tennessee just waiting for a renovation.Read More »