zPizza Pop Up City Tour pizza sampling event

October 8, 2014
zpizza Logo

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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Summer activities for the kids in Raleigh, NC

June 10, 2014
Summer Activities for Kids in Raleigh NC

Whoa! It’s almost half way through June already. Where is the year going? We are in the throes of summer and I’ve got to find some fun things to do with these kids besides a few weeks of camp and lots of neighborhood playground time. I know I’m not alone in looking for fun things to …

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Want to learn gymnastics? 4 places in Raleigh, NC

February 23, 2014
4 places to learn gymnastics in Raleigh, NC

My son is at the age where he’s interested in everything – soccer, karate, gymnastic and more!  I’ve decided we can try one thing at a time and then he can decide which activities are his favorite. So a few weeks ago, we went on the hunt for a gymnastic class. I wanted something skill-based and …

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Tomorrow is National Frozen Yogurt Day (Free Menchie’s)

February 5, 2014

We are big fro-yo fans at our house. It’s a fun treat to hit up some of our favorite local spots and see how many toppings we can throw on top of our flavor of the month. Tomorrow is National Frozen Yogurt Day and if you click over to Menchie’s Facebook page, you can get a …

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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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