5 Indoor Plants to Get From Tallahassee Nurseries

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Tallahassee Nurseries Local award-winning nursery, Tallahassee Nurseries, located at 2911 Thomasville Rd, offers not only landscaping services, gifts and gardening tools, and flowers and trees, but also a plethora of indoor houseplants. If you are interested in expanding your indoor garden or beginning one, check out these 5 indoor plants to purchase. Orchids — There are a number of beautiful … Continue reading 5 Indoor Plants to Get From Tallahassee Nurseries

A Guide to Locally-Sourced Mother’s Day Gifts in Tallahassee

By The Tally Wire Staff | Photo: Antonio Janeski Mother’s Day, falling on May 10, 2020, is quickly approaching! This year, while you may not be able to shop around in-person for the perfect Mother’s Day gift, there are still plenty of options to find a great locally-made gift! Check out this guide to locally-sourced gifts for mom. A plant or two from a local … Continue reading A Guide to Locally-Sourced Mother’s Day Gifts in Tallahassee

5 Tallahassee Nurseries to Check Out

By The Tally Wire Staff | Photo: Tallahassee Nurseries Next time you are looking to spruce up your yard, update your garden, or change your landscape, consider checking out one of Tallahassee’s locally-owned nurseries for all your indoor and outdoor gardening needs! Native Nurseries — Native Nurseries, located at 1661 Centerville Road, is known as “The Store for Nature Lovers.” The locally-owned nursery offers a … Continue reading 5 Tallahassee Nurseries to Check Out

Jeri’s Midtown Cafe Celebrates Grand Opening, Serves “Love on a Plate”

By Abby Cloud | Photo: Abby Cloud In June of this year, Paisley Cafe, a Tallahassee staple to local dining, closed its doors after many years of service to the community. While frequent customers were disappointed and the staff was left in wonder of what was to come, Jeri Madden stepped up to rectify the situation,  and Jeri’s Midtown Cafe was born. On August 6, … Continue reading Jeri’s Midtown Cafe Celebrates Grand Opening, Serves “Love on a Plate”

FSU Alumni Make College Safer and Simpler with Campus Caddie

By Abby Cloud | Photo: Campus Caddie As high school graduation creeps closer, parents of first-time college students are having to address the anxieties of their student moving away and starting college. To keep parents from worrying during their student’s first year away at college, FSU Alumni and Boosters Michael Underwood and Allen Beyer founded Campus Caddie, a business that “provides supportive concierge services designed … Continue reading FSU Alumni Make College Safer and Simpler with Campus Caddie

Historic Tallahassee Restaurant Ma Mary’s Reopening After 20 Years

By Cristi McKee | Photo: TC Confections On July 16, 2019, it was announced that the historic Tallahassee restaurant, Ma Mary’s, will be reopening its doors, 20 years after its initial closure, as TC Bakery Featuring Ma Mary’s Kitchen next month on August 3, 2019.  Behind this re-opening is Jennifer Young, who is the late Tommie C. Williams’ daughter (the original co-owner of Ma Mary’s). Young … Continue reading Historic Tallahassee Restaurant Ma Mary’s Reopening After 20 Years

Tallahassee’s Local Businesses Need Your Support Now More Than Ever

By Abby Cloud | Photo: Mike Petrucci Since May of this year, Tallahassee has devastatingly lost numerous local businesses after many owners made the decision to close. These establishments consist of restaurants like Paisley Cafe, Merv’s Melt Shop, GrassLands Brewing Company, The Deck Pizza Pub, and the Downtown Ramen Bar. In addition, Gramling’s, Inc., one of Tallahassee’s older family-owned and operated businesses specializing in gardening … Continue reading Tallahassee’s Local Businesses Need Your Support Now More Than Ever

Capital City Pedicabs a Tallahassee Tourism Staple

By Abby Cloud | Photo: Capital City Pedicabs The concept of exploring downtown is given a whole new meaning when you take advantage of Tallahassee’s very own Capital City Pedicabs. You can enjoy this completely one-of-a-kind mode of transportation as you sit back in a canvas-covered cab connected to a bicycle with a licensed cyclist biking you around the Capital City. To learn more about … Continue reading Capital City Pedicabs a Tallahassee Tourism Staple

Small Business Sunday: Gypsy Rose Boutique

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Gypsy Rose Boutique Maria Hurst may have been born in Detroit, Michigan, but she could swear that her soul was born in southern California, where she spent summer vacation every year for 15 years and where her love for coastal, beachy style evolved. When she moved to Tallahassee in 1994 to attend Florida State University, she never thought she would … Continue reading Small Business Sunday: Gypsy Rose Boutique

4 Products That Began in Tallahassee

By Cristi McKee | Photo: DivvyUp With Tallahassee being the capital of Florida and a hotspot for business ventures, it is no surprise that many unique, innovative, and successful products were launched here. Check out this list of 4 products with roots in Tallahassee. Swellcoin — Swellcoin, which was founded in 2017, is a unique loyalty program that helps local businesses in Tallahassee give rewards … Continue reading 4 Products That Began in Tallahassee