Church Hill Walkaround

By Kay Trulaske “This is a very intentional, spiritual community,” Betty Jane Hagan said, looking out at the gardens of the Richmond Hill Retreat Center in Richmond, Virginia. A retired grandmother of three, Betty Jane works and lives at the Retreat Center, set in the neighborhood of historic Church Hill. Formerly a convent and girl’s Read more about Church Hill Walkaround[…]

Urban Oasis: Tricycle Gardens

 by Kay Trulaske A “food desert” is defined by the U.S. Department of Agriculture as an area “vapid of fresh fruit, vegetables, and other healthful whole foods, usually found in impoverished areas. This is largely due to a lack of grocery stores, farmers’ markets, and healthy food providers.” That sounds very familiar to Sequoia Ross Read more about Urban Oasis: Tricycle Gardens[…]