Looking for Land
The Sweetgrass Core Group was encouraged by our consultant, David Berto, to establish a checklist of criteria for our land search. Seemed like it would...Read More
Traumatic Brain Injury Family Support Program Available
My name is Asia Corder and I work with The Arc of Davidson County and Greater Nashville as the Traumatic Brain Injury Family Support Coordinator....Read More
Sweetgrass Community Moving Forward
The Sweetgrass Community took a significant step forward with two days of project planning on September 21 and 22. Up until now we knew what...Read More
So, What is Sweetgrass?
Sweetgrass is a sacred plant to Native Americans. Its scientific name is Hierochloe adorata, meaning the fragrant, holy grass. In the Cherokee language, wiingaashk, it...Read More
Baby Boomers and Other Residents
Our community is like a three-legged stool. It takes all three legs (seniors, young people and those with mild disabilities) to make the stool, and...Read More
Dirt Makes You Happy
Recent research has shown that having one’s hands in the dirt increases feelings of happiness. The gardeners among us knew that already! Seriously, research has...Read More
What’s an Agrihood?
Thanks to Ross Chapin Architects for allowing the use of photos depicting communities and houses designed by their company. These photos communicate the vision of...Read More