North Carolina

Discover NC: Mt. Airy

August 18, 2014
Squad Car Tours 2004

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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Holiday Gift Guide 2013: North Carolina Gifts and Goodies

November 5, 2013
Holiday Gift Guide: North Carolina Edition

You know what’s awesome? The amazing talent we have here in the Triangle area. From jewelry to clothing to pottery, you can find some fantastic gift items that are made right here in our city and state. Here are some of my local favorites that I’m hoping will show up under my tree. I’m pretty sure …

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Week in My Life: We’re Going to the Fair

October 23, 2013
ice cream at the fair

  Tuesday is the day I get to actually get some work done.  The kids are at school from 9:15 to 1:15, so this is my time to write, clean the house, plan meals etc.  Today I started going through the piles of paper I collected at the ABC Kids Show in Vegas.  I sent follow-up …

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My City Monday: What do YOU want to read about?

September 9, 2013
my city Monday featured image

I’ve been doing My City Monday for a little over a month now and am really enjoying it. We took a little hiatus as the kids started back to school and the family took one last beach trip. But I’m ready to get going again. Before I do, I wanted to ask YOU what you …

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Free admission to Marbles in honor of their 5th birthday

September 26, 2012
Marbles Kids Museum

We are blessed here in Raleigh to have a wonderful kids museum, Marbles. Today we attended a media play day to come and enjoy all that this fabulous establishment has to offer. There is so much for kids to see and learn. Both my almost four year old and my 18 month old had …

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