World’s Toughest Rodeo, January 17 at PNC Arena

January 11, 2015
World toughest rodeo

Look out Raleigh. The World’s Toughest Rodeo will be back at PNC Arena next Saturday, January 17. We’ve gone to the rodeo over at Carousel Farms during the summer and we’ve seen a few at the State Fair, but never a full fledged rodeo. So this year, we’re taking Mr. A. Thirty professional cowboys will strap on …

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Holiday Gift Guide for Kids from Stone’s Education Superstore {Shop Local!}

November 5, 2014
Stone's Educational Superstore

Heads up Triangle peeps! I have found a place where you can do ALL the holiday shopping for your kids. Last week, I hit up Stone’s Education Superstore. It was my first visit and I could have stayed all day. It’s half toys, games and pretend play and half teacher/home school supply central. Any school supply …

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Cici’s Pizza Gets a Recipe Makeover

October 29, 2014
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I’m going to be honest here. I’ve been to CiC’s a few times. It’s pizza, cheap pizza at that, so with kids it always seems enticing. But the pizza has always been sort of meh. So we don’t go. Then I was invited to an event at a local CiCi’s to try out some of their …

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zPizza Pop Up City Tour pizza sampling event

October 8, 2014
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Ooooey, goooey, yummy cheesy pizza. If you feel the same way I do about pizza, you’re going to want to pay attention. zPizza is hosting a series of pizza sampling events to get YOUR feedback on potential new menu items. They hope these events will share the brand’s love for premium ingredients, while also providing the opportunity …

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Discover NC: Mt. Airy

August 18, 2014
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My house no longer has diapers and my littlest one no longer requires naps. This means that vacations can be much more pleasant. It means that we can take a day trip or a weekend excursion without hauling an extra bag or two of stuff. I, for one, am ready. First on my agenda is exploring …

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#SummerofGiving SIMPLE service project

June 12, 2014
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When I think of summer, I think of pool time, the beach, running through the sprinklers and playing on playgrounds.  What I don’t think about is the lack of food that many children experience. According to Raleigh’s Interfaith Food Shuttle, of the 116,000 children on free and reduced lunch during the school year in our area, …

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