Dana Fredsti’s ‘Plague Nation’ is a fast and funny romp through the zombie apocaslypse

Zombie fans, take note! Dana Fredsti’s “Plague Nation”, the sequel to “Plague Town” and the latest in the Ashley Parker series, is now available. One of things I do is write book reviews,… Continue reading

Happy Birthday Jane Powell

Today would have been the 61st birthday of bungalow restoration expert, Jane Powell. Jane, who passed away last November, was the author of several bungalow restoration books (such as Bungalow Kitchens and Bungalow Bathrooms)… Continue reading

Cooking from Kevin Gillespie’s ‘Fire In My Belly’

At the Southeastern Flower Show a few weekends ago, I watched a cooking demonstration by Atlanta chef Kevin Gillespie, formerly of Woodfire Grill and the soon-to-open restaurant, Gunshow, discussed here in an Atlanta-Journal… Continue reading

Horseback riding: A birthday surprise

This year was a large-ish birthday for me and I hoped to do something a little different. Most of the time we’ve just gathered at the latest trendy local restaurant and laughed the… Continue reading

Baby chickens? Yes, please!

In 2009 we embarked on the new challenge of keeping urban chickens. It was an adventure, marked with idealism about “easy” coop and run construction, harmony with the backyard plants and critters, and… Continue reading

Introducing Bungalow Bytes!

Welcome to Bungalow Bytes!  This corner of the web is devoted to our thoughts on historic homes,  gardening, urban chickens, travel, cooking, and generally savoring the excitement that life serves up, one little “byte” at a… Continue reading