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
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
What’s better than a wine shop? A wine shop that sells flights! I had some friends turn 21 this spring, and to celebrate the coming-of-age I wanted to take them somewhere to try different wines. Since we don’t have the luxury of living near gorgeous wineries, I came across The Wine Feed and knew it was… Read More A tasting excursion at The Wine Feed
I’ve been hearing about Beasley’s for years now. People always have good things to say about it, but I knew nothing about it other than everyone who goes enjoys it and that it’s a chicken and waffles place. So when I recently made plans to grab dinner with a friend, and she mentioned that she… Read More Beasley’s
I recently had the opportunity to take a chalk lettering class! Growing up, I have always thought of myself as not having particularly good handwriting, or talented in the drawing/painting arena. Somewhere, my mom is shaking her head in disagreement. But I’ve thought this of myself. However in the past couple years I’ve grown in… Read More Getting Messy with All She Wrote Notes!
I have only good memories of eating crepes. Whether enjoying some from a local food truck or getting the real deal in Paris, they’re always a good life decision. Because really, how can you not like hot delicious meals wrapped in really thin pancakes? For dinner it’s a fun twist on whatever you’re eating, and… Read More Triangle Bucket List: Simply Crepes
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