Archives: June 2014

Second Saturday Raleigh

In case you’ve missed it, there’s a burgeoning foodie and shop local community movement going on in downtown Raleigh. Several of these businesses and groups have come together to start Second Saturday, a walkable, family friendly day of exploring what downtown Raleigh has to offer. From community service activities to pop-up markets to creative kids […]



Awning Stripe Outdoor Accents

The arrival of warm weather here in the Triangle sends people outdoors in droves. It’s the season of the backyard barbecue and pool parties! Outdoor living spaces have become increasingly popular in recent years, and homeowners have begun to treat their outdoor spaces with the same decorating consideration that they do their interiors. One of […]


Summer Movies

Are you looking for some summer fun this weekend? The North Carolina Museum of Art is kicking off it’s summer movie series, a more than 20-year old tradition that this year will finally be going digital with a new state-of-the-art digital projection system. Every summer the museum shows a series of (mostly family-friendly) movies on […]


Healthy Urban Gardening!

A recent post on Blue Matter, the Coldwell Banker blog, one of their contributors highlighted the importance of “knowing your soil” when you endeavor to do a little urban gardening. You never know what a previous owner may have had in their yard, or past events that may have altered your soil content. If you […]