Raleigh makes it easy to “love where you live,” and even easier to love your particular area of Raleigh. ITB, North Hills, Brier Creek, etc., every area offers something special. For me, that’s North Raleigh.
NORA, if you please.Read More
When spring break morphed into a staycation complete with a visit from the grandparents, we headed to the Aloha Safari Zoo, a hidden gem I have heard about for years, located in Cameron, NC (near Sanford). I often overlooked this unique zoo opportunity since the North Carolina Zoo in Asheboro is an easy day trip as well. However, finding an outing that held the interest and physical capabilities of three generations landed Aloha Safari Zoo at the top of our list.Read More
In the heart of Durham’s Central Park District thrives an adult playground. A fun crawl, if you will. A square city block where one can throw an ax, relive retro arcade games, jam to live music, compete at bocce, and relax at one of the city’s most notable breweries. Sprinkle in a few restaurant choices, and it’s a one-stop Lyft to a fun day or evening.Read More
It’s lottery season in Wake County. Not the megamillion kind, but the kind when thousands of parents apply for charter school placement for the upcoming school year. With just minimal information and a click of a button, your child’s academic trajectory is sent into the cyber-abyss for a chance to attend these unique public schools.Read More