2019 Pinehurst, Southern Pines & Aberdeen Holiday Events Schedule

There is so much for which to be thankful around the Home of American Golf … and no better time of the year than Thanksgiving to count our many blessings. One thing for which we are particularly thankful is the wide array of holiday festivals and celebrations all over the Pinehurst, Southern Pines and Aberdeen […]

My College Experience: Why It’s Never Too Late To Go To College

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HigherEdWorks #CollectiveBias As far back as I can remember, I have always dreamed of going to college. Neither of my parents were college graduates nor was anyone else in my family that I can recall, but I always […]

Wet ‘N Wild Emerald Pointe’s New Beer Garden + Save Up To $15 Per Ticket!

Who is excited for summer? I definitely am. I know that you guys have probably heard me whine a lot about the summer heat – that’s how I roll. But this weekend I got a break from the heat with a trip to Wet N Wild Emerald Pointe [and a dip in the super refreshing […]

Top 10 Spring Festivals In Pinehurst And The Surrounding Area

It’s been so rainy this year. And I am about over it. How about you? Well, it looks like spring has finally sprung around the Pinehurst, Southern Pines and Aberdeen area of North Carolina. And with better weather comes all kinds of spring fun, including a smorgasbord of festivals and other fun outdoor events for […]

5 More Reasons To Visit Fayetteville This Spring

After visiting Fayetteville a couple of years ago, I posted about 10 things that I thought every visitor should do while there. That’s really just the tip of the iceberg. Spring is coming so here are five MORE reasons to visit Fayetteville and the communities of Cumberland County!

8 Yummy Breakfast Ideas In Pinehurst Area NC

I can’t believe that I have lived in North Carolina for so long, yet I have explored so very little of this beautiful state. I made my way to Southern Pines last year for the first time to check out Parmalee in concert and I am excited to be heading back there [and to the […]

See The Harlem Globetrotters Live In Winston-Salem Or Greensboro!

Have you ever seen the Harlem Globetrotters live? If not, let me tell you, you have been missing out on a lot of fun. I have seen them a few times now and I just love watching all of the trick shots and silliness going down on the court. Here is your chance to load […]

6 Family Firsts At America’s First Beach: The Outer Banks

I am fortunate enough to live in North Carolina and, man, do we have some beautiful beaches. Many of those gorgeous destinations are located in the Outer Banks, America’s First Beach. I think this is the perfect place to take the family on a sunny vacation because there is just so a huge variety of […]

Blue Ridge Parkway Informational Open House Event In Roanoke 5/1

I am grateful that I live in an area of the country that has so much beautiful scenery to look at on a daily basis. Living just a few miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway, I get to explore this scenic byway pretty much as often as I like. If you are not familiar with […]

Iconic Linn Cove Viaduct To Be Closed 3/1-5/24 For Facelift #FindYourPark

You guys know what a huge fan that I am of the Blue Ridge Parkway. I have tried to see more if it in the past year and I am fortunate that I was able to see the Linn Cove Viaduct last year. It was gorgeous, so I am sharing some of my pictures with […]