Archives: April 2014

Spring Listing Tips!

  Are you listing your house this spring? Here are some easy and affordable ways to get your home ready to show! Easy DIY projects you can knock out in a day or two and really make your home stand out and look its best! 1. Declutter Clean up and clear out. Go room by […]

Forbes: Raleigh Best City To Raise A Family

Pullen Park We constantly talk about Raleigh’s many accolades and reasons to love our city, and Forbes has bestowed us with a pretty great new title: “Best City To Raise A Family“. We’ve got all of the attractiveness for businesses and new graduates, but this is a great reason to consider Raleigh and the Triangle […]

American Meltdown Wins Big

One of the area’s most popular food trucks, American Meltdown, has returned victorious after a trip to L.A. for The Grilled Cheese Invitational. The Invitational hosts both “amateur” and professional grilled cheese “sammich” makers from across the country and offers several competition categories. The entries are judged by bloggers, food press and adoring fans. American […]

Get Green-In Your Garden This Spring!

With warm days finally headed our way, it’s a perfect time to get the yard ready for the spring planting season.  There are some easy ways to be eco-conscious as you plan your work on your yards and flowerbeds. Making small changes can ensure your efforts are environmentally friendly. Here are 5 great tips from […]

The Triangle’s Best: Golf Courses

Hope Valley Clubhouse This fine spring weather is great motivation to get outside and do something active. The Triangle is home to many well-respected golf courses, both public and private, that can accommodate any level of player! Here are the Triangle area’s top 10 as ranked by NC Golf Panel. 1. Old Chatham Golf Club, Durham […]

Triangle-Area Ranks High In Affordability

Several Triangle communities fared well on Movoto’s latest affordability index for North Carolina. There are so many excellent places that combine the amenities of big city living with the ease and convenience of small town life. Movoto looked at several factors to determine their affordability rankings; they used the U.S. Census data to find all […]

Full Frame Is Here!

Image Via Carolina Theater Triangle cinema buffs have reason to rejoice-the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival begins today and runs through this weekend! The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival is an annual international event dedicated to the theatrical exhibition of  dozens of non-fiction films from a range of artists and perspectives. Each spring Full Frame welcomes […]

Wake Forest Easter Egg Hunt

Hippity Hoppity! The Wake Forest Parks & Recreation Department will sponsor its annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 5th at E. Carroll Joyner Park. There will be over 10,000 eggs hidden for the hunt and a handful of “golden eggs”; kids that find these lucky eggs will receive a special prize! Children ages 3 and […]