POP Up Brunch & Holiday Bazaar – December 1

Please mark your calendar and come join us! Saturday, December 1 – 10AM – 1PM Promise of Peace Community Garden – 7446 East Grand Brunch by Yellow Belly Food Truck Free winter garden class by Josh of Redenta’s Complimentary wine at noon Brunch includes*: – Blueberry pancakes for the kiddos – Candied bacon pancakes (Vermont maple syrup) – Breakfast tostada (refried black beans, eggs, queso fresco and charred yellow tomato salsa) – Warm apple cider Read more…

Promise of Peace Garden Turns 3!

Come celebrate the community that has transformed a vacant lot on East Grand into a beautiful garden! Saturday, November 3, 2012 10 AM – 2 PM 7446 East Grand In three years, individuals from over 45 schools have dug in the dirt, gardeners from over 28 neighborhoods have grown their own food, and people representing 21 countries have visited and contributed to the Promise of Peace Garden. Charles Plummer, Culinary Director of The Youth Village, Read more…

SMU Mustang Heros

POP is honored to be one of three projects that the SMU Mustang Heroes will support this year. Look for these incredible student volunteers as they will be working in the garden on a weekly basis starting in September!

Project Green Award

Promise of Peace Community garden will be on Good Morning Texas on Monday and will air live from 9a-10a. The voting dates are from 12:01a.m. Monday, August 6 – 11:59p.m. Sunday, August 12. Viewers need to go to Facebook.com/wfaaprojectgreen from a computer, click on the $20k to a Better Way link to vote. Voting on the wall doesn’t count. The voting application can only be accessed from a computer, as Facebook doesn’t support 3rd party Read more…

Mimi’s Mater Soup

6 large tomatoes- (I mixed small yellow and large red) 1 avocado seasoning blend-  (I used dried thyme, sea salt & black pepper) 1 tblsp lemon juice 1 clove garlic 1/2 bunch of fresh basil May add splash of balsamic vinegar or veggie broth for flavor Blend together in blender and chill! Serves 2

POP Plant Sale

Every Saturday morning , POP has plants for sale and garden accessories, you can always come by to tour or inquire about “What’s Growing On!” We currently have basil plants, and compost cribs