From remarkable thrift scores to the creative reuse of existing fabrics and garments, this blog and its predecessor, The Chattanoogan, often celebrate those who find inspiration in the abundance already available to us. For those in need, however, even soap can be a commodity. Please meet Derreck Kayongo, a native Ugandan who founded The Global Soap Project right here in Atlanta. By encouraging hoteliers to recycle their bars of soap, landfills are spared tons of waste and everyone gains from either giving or receiving.
Yesterday's stiff breeze lingered to banish the low clouds. Midtown views from the ferris wheel were stunning.