What’s All the Hype About CBD?

We’d heard of CBD (Cannabidiol) and various claims from friends about its ability to help with pain and inflammation. But we had not really paid much attention to the places close to home that had added CBD products to their business lines until we saw a segment on the local news in February that mentioned…

Spring Buzz: This Open Streets 704 could “B” the Best One Yet

Bikes, Beer, and BOOM! are coming to a street near you as Open Streets 704 returns to its most popular route, from NoDa to Plaza Midwood, on Sunday, April 28, 1:00 to 5:00pm. Last spring’s Open Streets 704 event (just east and north of uptown) brought out more than 30,000 neighbors and friends into the…

An Avenue for the Ages

For the majority of NoDa residents, the name Guy E. Suddreth may mean nothing. But if you live on the 28206 side, you know that Ritch and Benard Avenues have a little brother. That little brother is Guy E. Suddreth Avenue: a street so short that it has no houses on it and dead ends…

The Sustainability Fair at Highland Mill Montessori School

Join parents, teachers, and students as they host Highland Mill Montessori’s (HMM) Sustainability Fair on April 27 from 11:00am to 1:00pm, as part of the school’s efforts to become more environmentally-responsible. The Sustainability Fair will be located at the rear of the school (rain plan: school gym) and will feature community organizations and vendors that…

NoDa ‘Shine

In the basement of the burgeoning Area 15 (a business incubator located at 15th and North Davidson Streets) you’ll find Dragon Moonshine, a small unassuming distillery, offering tours and tastes of their smooth-drinking, high-proof, “moonshine.” Technically speaking, Dragon Moonshine’s products are not moonshine, but they are certainly made in that spirit: distilled by two irreverent…

April 2019 TaroScopes

April – Renew YOU. Aries (Mar 21 to Apr 19) – 7 of Cups: It’s your time, Aries! Celebrate YOU by visualizing your desires. Stretch—don’t splatter—and be ready to roll up your sleeves to do the work. Reward yourself with a fabulous personalized piece from Custom Jewelry. Taurus (Apr 20 to May 20) – Tower…

Everyday Rhythms: Streams of Blessing

Every person has a moment in their lives in which they have been blessed. Sometimes it’s a deep and urgent need that arises and someone comes to the rescue. Sometimes it’s a very subtle word of encouragement that changes someone’s whole outlook. Sometimes it’s a family member or friend, and sometimes it’s a complete stranger….

#askingforme: New Year’s Fail

#askingforme is an advice column featuring Grace Sanders, a psychotherapist with over 25 years of experience helping people improve their “human-in-process” stuff. Find out more about Grace at www.gracesanders.com. Send questions for this advice column to: askingforme@noda.org (or use the anonymous form below). Dear Grace, Every year I make really good New Year’s resolutions, and every year…