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Photo courtesy of Banh Mi & Roll Factory Story by Krystal Loritts / Contributing Writer The weather is slowly getting warmer, which means summer is near. And with summer comes a break from reality, and there’s no better way to spend the downtime than by testing out some of the best food trucks Middle Tennessee …

Story by Zamaria Thompson / Contributing Writer Nashville’s VegFest, a nonprofit event that promotes a plant-based, healthy lifestyle, returns Saturday at The Fairgrounds Nashville. The family-friendly festival will be filled with food samples, cooking demonstrations, giveaways and more from some of Nashville’s best plant-based restaurants. How did a vegan festival make its way to Music City? …

Photos and story by Katrina Johnson / Contributing Writer Murfreesboro is now home to a seafood market. Located on 2445 Memorial Blvd., Bubba Gandy Seafood offers a variety of options, including dine-in foods and produce for later. MTSU senior, Navy veteran and now owner of Bubba Gandy, Marcellus Banks, said he opened it due to his …

Photo by Wendy Anderson / Assistant Lifestyles Editor Coffee Fusion offers a unique spin on a traditional coffee shop. Located right inside The Gateway Village, this quaint shop offers Asian-inspired foods and beverages along with traditional coffee shop favorites. As soon as I walked in, I was greeted by friendly staff. With delicious smells wafting …

Photos and story by Kashima Allen / Contributing Writer What goes best with Tacos? Tequila, of course. And the community embraced that concept Saturday afternoon with the Boro Taco and Tequila Festival. Sponsored by TC Craft, a locally owned tequila company, the event was part of a small tour, which made its Murfreesboro stop at The …

Photos by Tayhlor Stephenson / Lifestyles Editor  I’m a sucker for burrito bowls. I love the idea of getting to munch on all the goodies bundled inside of a burrito without actually having to deal with the flour tortilla that — after several attempts to keep it in tact — inevitably falls apart. So, I …