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As you walk through The Goat’s entrance, a homey feeling immediately takes over. The aesthetics of the restaurant are a perfect blend of industrial design and your crafty mom’s kitchen, and with an open layout and huge windows lining the walls, you don’t feel the least bit cluttered. If reviews were based on looks alone, …

Photo by Connor Burnard / Assistant Lifestyles Editor Freebirds World Burrito opened its first location in Murfreesboro, Tennessee on Medical Center Parkway Tuesday morning. The fast-casual burrito chain, founded in Santa Barbara, California in 1987 and currently headquartered in Austin, Texas, has maintained a Freebirds food truck in Nashville for the past year. On Friday, …

Photos and story by Jeffrey Harrell/ Contributing writer  “Ding, ding,” the timer sounds, signaling the first batch of blueberry muffins are done. Chantell Kennedy-Shehan resets her timer for another batch. She has two more before she switches to cinnamon rolls. Her iPhone dings again, this time to tell her it’s 5:30 a.m., an hour before …

Photo courtesy of WordPress Since Murfreesboro is a college town, it’s home to thousands of students looking for something to do with their friends. It’s more than likely that your friend group is tired of doing the same ritual every night after class, and is confined to activities that are wallet-friendly. If that’s the case, …

Photo by Flickr With finals week here, all-nighters are an inevitability for most students. Unfortunately, most restaurants close before 10 p.m., leaving those students without a place to eat. Luckily, Murfreesboro offers several eating establishments that are open late for those wary students looking for a bit of nourishment while trying to cram in a …

Living in an on-campus dormitory was one of the most memorable experiences of my tenure in college. From the moment I first gazed upon my glorious freshman bachelor pad, I was absolutely ready to gorge myself with Pop-Tarts, Doritos and Oreos every day. However, my stomach’s frequent disagreement with a myriad of junk, sweets and …