Article List
DateSubjectAuthor
10/11/2017 21st Century Public Education in Garland Texas Today!
Educational opportunities are offered to Garland High School Students that are not offered to high school students anywhere else in the state of Texas and in...
Liz Berry
10/01/2017 What's Left to Plant in 2017?
Burgi Bartlett, Loving Garland Green Board member looks over the several hundred seeds that she has laid out in rows prior to covering with soil- Garland...
Liz Berry
09/29/2017 Garland Community Garden September 2017
Ancient Mother of Corn – Teosinte At the Garland Community Garden Teosinte Grows 12 feet Tall - Garland Community Garden September 24, 2017 As I’ve...
Liz Berry
09/28/2017 Why and How City Leaderships Support Makerspaces
Makerspaces are not what a lot of folks mistakenly think they are. Most folks really don’t understand MakerSpaces as the unique educational tool that they...
Liz Berry
09/26/2017 Blogging for Free for Local
I had a comment about my last post regarding the Tango Bakery saying that it was promotional and asking if I got paid for writing it. The answer is No. I did...
Liz Berry
09/24/2017 The Best Gourmet Desserts Can be Found at Tango Bakery
Where else? In Garland, Texas, of course! Tango Bakery and Latino Ballroom | 2751 S. Garland Avenue | Garland, Texas 7541 I know already some might be...
Liz Berry
09/24/2017 A Great Local Day in Garland, Texas
Every day is a day for discovery and learning but this was especially true on Saturday in Garland, Texas. It was the day of the annual Live Well Go Green...
Liz Berry
09/22/2017 Live Well Go Green Expo 2017 Garland, Texas
The City of Garland is hosting its great annual Live Well Go Green Expo 2017 on tomorrow (Saturday, September 23 from 9 AM to 1PM). This event is sponsored by...
Liz Berry
09/17/2017 Garland Makers Are Excited About a Garland MakerSpace
At the Garland MarketPlace on Saturday As I’ve mentioned, I’m a member of the Garland Makerspace Discovery Team that is currently exploring potential sites and...
Liz Berry
09/10/2017 Garland Texas Urban Flea Market
A crossroads of makers, artists and re-purposers Come meet the makers and repurpose creators in the Garland area! They gather on the downtown square three...
Liz Berry
09/09/2017 The Tinsley/Lyles House—Is it worth restoring?
Tinsley-Lyles House - Garland Texas - September 9, 2017 I vote YES! Although several on the Garland City Council refer to this building as a “money pit”, I...
Liz Berry
09/09/2017 You can still enjoy nature in Garland, Texas
Wildflowers grow side-by-side with fall lettuce at the Garland Community Garden - September 2017 For the past week I’ve really been enjoying the Garland...
Liz Berry
09/05/2017 V Bikes in Garland Texas Are Now Affordable for Most People
Mayor Douglas Athas at the Great 2017 Garland Downtown Labor Day Event Sponsored by the Exchange Club $100 Dollar Deposit no longer required to use a V Bike. I...
Liz Berry
09/04/2017 Labor Day in Garland Texas
Garland Texas, Labor Day Parade and activities - September 4, 2017 hosted by the Garland Exchange Club For a feel of Garland and our people on Labor Day 2017,...
Liz Berry
09/03/2017 And the Long Labor Day weekend has begun in Garland Texas
Mayor Douglas Athas holding a tagged butterfly. The Mayor held the Monarch while I attached its unique tag: XGM628. Our mayor is among mayors across the...
Liz Berry
09/01/2017 Monarchs and Teosinte Are Thriving in Garland Texas!
Male Monarch just before being netted and tagged – Photo by Rae, Loving Garland Green Member August 30, 2017 Garland Community Garden Monarchs are going crazy...
Liz Berry
08/29/2017 Time to Begin Rethinking Leaves
Please leaf a smaller footprint this year. Do you believe it! We are just about two months away from November—the beginning of leaf season in our area and the...
Liz Berry
08/26/2017 Possibly the First 2017 Tagged Monarch in Garland Texas
MEET FEMALE MONARCH XGM-625 -- Charlie holds what may be the first tagged female monarch for 2017 – August 26, 5:45 PM – Garland Community Garden Garland, Texas...
Liz Berry
08/26/2017 Making Things Locally
Making things is fun. The things I make don’t always look like the vision that inspired me, ( or the photo on the recipe in the case of my kitchen adventures...
Liz Berry
08/25/2017 My Community Should have a Makerspace
Makerspaces Can Uplift and Transform Communities Large community makerspaces have the potential to transform communities into vibrant caldrons of innovation...
Liz Berry