Archives: March 2014



Just In Time For St. Patty’s Day!

On a fun note, NerdWallet ran the numbers and ranked the 10 least expensive cities for Beer Drinkers. Rankings were based on 3 factors: 1.    Relative affordability of beer: they calculated the affordability of beer using the cost of a six-pack of Heineken and the median income per worker in each city. 2.    Beer tax: NerdWallet factored in the […]


Raleigh’s Affordability Accolades

A new accolades for our fair city: Raleigh has been named one of the most affordable cities in the US! Cheapism.com compiled a list of fast-growing, yet affordable cities and Raleigh took the #6 spot. To identify the top spots, Cheapism started with a list of places that are often listed as fast-growing cities in the […]


Gold-Tones Make A Comeback

Via Maria Killam We have already explored some of 2014′s home decor trends, which included the use of metallic accents in a variety of spots. Gold-toned fixtures and hardware have been popping up in some very fashionable kitchens and baths. Looks run the gamut from Old World-charming to super sleek and modern. In addition to […]