Eat With Your Dollars – Superfoods Gone Local & Brunch Give Away

Contest is now closed. Congratulations to Faith for winning the Fern Brunch Giveaway! Check your email for details.

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Fern, one of my favorite Food Babe approved restaurants in town has generously offered to give away BRUNCH FOR 2 to one lucky reader. To experience dishes like the Warm Kale Salad pictured above, all you have to do is SUBSCRIBE and leave a comment below by Thursday, July 19th.

Giving some love to Fern by liking their Facebook page, couldn’t hurt either. Check out their new brunch menu and drool! Good Luck!

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Superfoods like kale are “super” because they have an extraordinary ability to provide the body with huge amounts of nutrition in one packed punch and protect your body from free radicals and carcinogens. Including them in your diet is essential in this day and age due to our soil being depleted of key vitamins and minerals. Remember, eating a piece of broccoli now vs. 20 years ago does not yield the same amount of nutrition. It’s crucial that we try to overcompensate this fact by consuming as many nutrient dense foods as possible!  

To find out more about my favorite superfoods and 4 of my favorite spots to get them locally here in Charlotte, read my article that came out yesterday in Creative Loafing.

Have a Happy Weekend!

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42 Responses to “Eat With Your Dollars – Superfoods Gone Local & Brunch Give Away”

  1. chelsea

    I love Fern! They have such yummy vegan options, and living over in Noda makes them super convenient when family shows up last minute and wants to grab lunch/dinner somewhere. :)

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  2. Heather

    Besides The Flying Biscuit this is the only place in town for a Vegan to get a decent brunch and I haven’t checked it out yet!! Hope to get a chance to with this giveaway.

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  3. Milly

    I have already given out all of my likes, but fern is
    one of my favorite restaurants in clt. highly recommend!!

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  4. Melissa Chambers

    Would love to win the brunch at Fern! What a wonderful restaurant for this veggie…and in my ‘hood too!

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  5. jessica

    would love to win this! don’t live there but planning a weekend trip

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  6. Haley Southey

    Ah! I have always wanted to try Fern!! I live nearby!! AH! (: I liked them on Facebook and I already was a Foodbabe Subscriber!

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  7. Kimberly

    Fern sounds delicious! And brunch is my favorite meal! I’d love to try it soon!

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  8. K

    I’ve been wanting to go to Fern for a while now. The chef did a cooking demo for a professional meeting I attended and her quinoa burgers were very yummy. A free meal would be a great way to get my stubborn husband to try this delicious vegetarian cooking!!

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  9. Sarah

    Hey Food Babe!! I live in nearby Huntersville and just passed Fern last week while running errands with my husband! He laughed at me and said, “You wanna go in? I bet Food Babe’s there! You might get her autograph;)” LOL It just seems like everytime he asks what Im up to on the computer Im usually reading your blog or some artical you reccommended.. But really, I asked him if he’d please try Fern out with me sometime, and he said he would if I really wanted him to. It would be such a nice break from scouring the menu looking for something healthy and being tempted by all the meat, white pasta, bread, potatoes, and grease he normally consumes at restaurants. And I KNOW he’d give it a try if it was free! I’d love to win this giveaway! And if I happen to see you there…can I have your autograph?? haha:)

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  10. Gina

    Fern is my favorite!! Pick me pick me!! ;)

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  11. R

    Already subscribe and of course would love a chance to be able to go to Fern!!! I have read several of the write-ups in the Charlotte Observer on it!

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  12. Faith

    Fern’s brunch menu sounds delicious! The warm kale salad pic looks amazing too!! I subscribe to your posts via Google reader and also “liked” Fern’s on Facebook. Great idea for a giveaway!!

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  13. Chrissy

    Would love a date night with the hubs to try out Fern!!!!!

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  14. Katie

    I cannot wait to move to Charlotte next week!!! I am looking forward to eating at Fern!

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  15. Mary Beth

    I just saw this menu yesterday for the first time and was practically drooling over it! Can’t wait to try it out!!! Brunch date soon?

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  16. Crystal

    I LOVE Fern! Definitey one of my favorite restaurants in Charlotte.

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  17. Crystal

    I follow Fern on Facebook and Twitter as well. Now I just need to get in there for brunch one weekend.

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  18. Kristin

    I am sooo soo excited to try Fern as a dining experience! I got take out once after work was done two weekends ago at CMC and it was delicious but I am super excited for the true dining experience!

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  19. Erin

    Yum! I love Fern! The last time I was there they had a vegan chocolate cake that was to-die-for!!

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  20. Molly

    Mmm… I enjoyed a Fern dinner a few months ago but I have not tried their breakfast!

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  21. Kathy

    Fern is such a great restaurant! I visited the first time my last trip to Charlotte to visit my daughter and we decided we will be visiting regularly. Can’t wait to try their brunch!

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  22. Jenelle Thorman

    I would love to have Brunch at Fern!

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  23. Amy

    Yummy! I am originally from Charlotte (living in Knoxville now). I’m headed there this Friday for a week to visit with family, will definitely have to check out Fern!

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  24. Jennifer Campbell

    Went to dinner last week at Fern for the first time! Loved it! Already “liked” there page and already liked Food babe and subscribe! Keep the healthy news coming Food Babe!

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  25. Susanne

    This looks so delicious. Thank you for sharing the information.

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  26. Jenny Lynn

    Heard amazing things about FERN but have never had the chance to go. The picture looks amazing and I am anxious to check it out asap. I hear its local ingredients and mostly organic. Thanks for the offering!

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  27. rachel

    I would love to try Fern! I am going back to college soon for my final year studying human nutrition, food, and exercise. also, I am obsessed with your blog :)

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  28. Laura

    I would love to try Fern. My best friend is coming in from England next week and she is a vegetarian. She would love this menu, too.

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  29. Caroline

    Never been to Fern but would love to try it :)
    I will def try your quinoa burgers… Thank u for the inspiration!

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  30. Jennifer F

    I have heard great things about Fern and need to get over and give it a try!

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  31. Mailoha O

    I have heard so much about how good Fern is and how your food is delicious an how I have to try it well gimme a chance ;-)

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  32. Stacy

    I love Fern! I haven’t been for brunch yet, so this would be such a treat to win!

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  33. Heather

    I love Fern and would be so happy to win a healthy brunch for me & my sweetie there!

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  34. Laurel Davis

    Fern is super yummy! Fingers crossed!

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  35. Amanda Brooks

    I’m dying to try Fern. I just did a body detox and have since become a vegan. didn’t know about it until I stumbled upon your website

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  36. Kelly Hotelling

    I have never eaten here before but would love to try it!

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  37. Crystal Warmoth

    I love your blog and would love to try Fern! I have been subscribed on google reader for a while, but just subscribed on here too just in case. Thanks for all of the information that you provide!! :)

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  38. Courtney C.

    I just subscribed to your site…I would love to win the Fern giveaway! It’s one of my favorite restaurants in Charlotte!

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  39. Ashley

    I love Fern!!! The Buddha Bowl is great for lunch or dinner. I’d love to try it for brunch.

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  40. Ashley

    Can’t wait for my next trip to Fern. I love the Om burger!!

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  41. Nina

    Love to eat dinner at Fern. Haven’t tried brunch yet.

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