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
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
Every year, the Carolina Brewery releases their winter beer, Santa’s Secret. And every year, my brother, husband, dad and I grab a pint and dinner preferably with a Carolina basketball game on to watch. This year there was unfortunately no Carolina game, but instead we timed it around the beer’s annual release! Santa’s Secret is… Read More Carolina Brewery: the Triangle Bucket List revived
Whenever my mom goes out-of-town, my dad calls me to grab a meal. We either do something my mom doesn’t like to eat (mostly curry), or grab a burger and beer. True to form, the day after mom went to visit my brother in Florida we got dinner with Dad! This summer, our go-to burger place… Read More My favorite burger: Bull City Burger & Brewery
For this week’s Triangle Bucket List adventure, Logan and I headed out on Friday to a Durham Bulls game! But better than sitting in the stands, we met some friends at Tobacco Road Sports Cafe in Durham. They have a pretty sweet setup: get better food and drinks, and still watch the game from the outfield. Tobacco… Read More Soaking up summertime at Tobacco Road Sports Cafe
Last week, I met a good friend of mine in Raleigh for beer and pizza at Trophy Brewing Company! She’s the kind of friend that we only see each other every six months or so, but when we do we just pick of where we left off and she continues to be one of my… Read More Pizza and beer in Raleigh at Trophy Brewing Company
In my pursuit of the Triangle Bucket List, I did actually sit down one day and make a list of places I wanted to make sure to go. There are so many delicious restaurants and fun bars and amazing events that I didn’t want to overlook something! So here’s the initial list. It’s grouped roughly… Read More Triangle Tuesday: what’s the actual bucket list?