It’s a 1950 and 60’s Toy Boom in Raleigh

The North Carolina Museum of History will unveil its newest year-long exhibit to the public on October 4th- Toy Boom! Toys from the 1950s & ’60s. I was thrilled to get a sneak media peek this week. The…

Our Escape Room Fun in Cary, NC

I’ve been a fan of escape room adventures for a couple of years. Last week I was invited to have some escape room fun at Game On Escapes and More in Cary and jumped at the chance to…

4 Unique Fall Cultural Festivals at Koka Booth

Fall is in the air and besides pumpkin-flavored everything, I always look forward to the great fall festivals around North Carolina. Some of my favorites are the unique local cultural festivals in Cary, NC at the Koka Booth Amphitheatre…

Keeping Your Pets Safe During a Disaster

Here in the South, we are in the midst of hurricane season. In certain disaster scenarios, there may be little to no time to evacuate so planning ahead for our blended family of 6 and our dog, Zollie, has always…

Spanglish- Authentic Puerto Rican Fare with a Flare

I’ve just found the perfect place to have breakfast or lunch in Durham when I’m feeling like some comfort, home cooking- Puerto Rican style! Spanglish has just opened up their newest location in Durham, NC and…

Summer Spotlight: WakeMed Movies by Moonlight

Ahhh- summer. Barbeques, swimming pools and a favorite summertime tradition, outdoor movie nights. As a family of 6 we are ALWAYS on the lookout for fun things to do around the Triangle on the cheap and with the four kids…

Summerfest: The NC Symphony in Our Backyard

Thank you to Booth Amphitheatre for partnering with us on this post. All opinions are genuine and my very own. Summer is in full swing and so is the North Carolina Symphony’s Summerfest, presented by UNC Rex Healthcare…

Date Night in Lafayette Village: Driftwood Southern Kitchen

Last week we happily accepted an invitation to check out Driftwood Southern Kitchen for a date night in North Raleigh. Driftwood Southern is a restaurant featuring one of my favorite categories of food- rustic, southern, farmhouse cooking. It’s…