CARA COOPER | The Urban Homesteader: Hot Town, Summer in the City | Cara Cooper is the founder of 3 Little Birds Consulting, LLC, an environmental policy consulting practice. She and her husband tend their growing garden and laugh at chickens on their small urban homestead in St. Petersburg.
MARY LOU JANSON | Store and More; Eat. Play. Sleep. | Mary Lou Janson is a Tampa-based journalist and publicist with a passion for fresh, seasonal, locally sourced foods (primarily for eating, not necessarily for preparing). She created the “Tampa Bay Insider’s Guide” app for Sutro Media and contributes to tampa.visitsouth.com.
MAYA PARSON | Special guest contributor Maya Parson is the editor of Edible Michiana magazine. You can also find her online at culturedgrub.com.
JACKIE WALLING | Cigar City Brewpub: Crafting Beer and Food in Carrollwood | Jackie Walling loves a good story, and enjoyed learning more about Cigar City Brewpub’s executive chef Nicolay Adinaguev in this month’s edition. She calls St. Petersburg home and has written for national publications and websites.
BOB THOMPSON has been shooting professionally for more than 20 years, and has made his mark producing organic imagery that reveals the best of his subjects – whether people, places or things – naturally. Visit thompsonstudiostampa.com to see more.