Over the years following my study abroad in Australia, several of my international friends visited me. I was thrilled to see them but always struggled with where to take them. After taking them on a tour of my campus, feeding them North Carolina barbecue, and introducing them to my local friends, I was always at a loss… Read More Triangle Bucket List: a conclusion
Do you want really good pizza? As in classic Napoli-style cheesy goodness? When Logan and I made our final list of the last few Triangle Bucket List places to visit one more time before we move, IP3 hit the top of his list. Yes, it’s name is Italian Pizzeria 3. I have no idea where… Read More Italian Pizzeria 3
Every college needs a place right next door where you can get a good burger and fries. Preferably milkshakes also. For UNC, that’s Buns. It opened my sophomore year and I’ve never gone anywhere else for burgers on Franklin Street! It’s right off the intersection of Franklin and Columbia, so an easy walk from campus.… Read More Getting off campus with Buns!
This weekend UNC hosted Homecoming! Our friends Lucy and Ian organized a game day party, it was so great to get together and cheer on the heels with so many people we love. Plus the Heels won, so it felt like the a perfect send off for our leaving!! So in honor of the weekend… Read More He’s Not Here
Today I’m sharing one of those restaurants that I adore and eat at regularly, yet somehow never got around to sharing with you! It’s the type of place I’m equally likely to go for a nice work lunch or for a date night – any excuse to eat my favorite sushi! Shiki Sushi is around… Read More Addicted to Shiki
Growing up in the Triangle, the biggest harbinger of fall wasn’t sweaters or Halloween costumes or even the leaves changing. It was the NC State Fair! I grew up in a household that believed the fair was a MUST every October, and each year I often ended up going more than once with various friend… Read More My favorite fall tradition: The State Fair
In honor of UNC basketball season kicking off tonight, I wanted to share one of Chapel Hill’s hidden gems – the Carolina Basketball Museum! I say hidden only because I’ve grown up as a Tar Heel fan and lived near the campus my whole life, but I’d never been! So we decided we had to… Read More The Carolina Basketball Museum