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4 Unique Fall Cultural Festivals at Koka Booth

Fall is in the air and besides pumpkin-flavored everything, I always look forward to the great fall festivals around North Carolina. Some of my favorites are the unique local cultural... Read More

Keeping Your Pets Safe During a Disaster

Here in the South, we are in the midst of hurricane season. In certain disaster scenarios, there may be little to no time to evacuate so planning ahead for our... Read More

Back to School: 5 Things My Stepdaughter’s Teachers Should Know

Summer is winding down to a close and it’s almost back-to-school time again. With four kids in our blended family I have to navigate meet the teacher nights, haircuts, doctors’... Read More

Spanglish- Authentic Puerto Rican Fare with a Flare

I’ve just found the perfect place to have breakfast or lunch in Durham when I’m feeling like some comfort, home cooking- Puerto Rican style! Spanglish has just opened up their... Read More

8 Favorite Amazon Prime Day Deals 2019

It’s that time of year! Amazon’s “2 day parade of epic deals”. It’s like having a Black Friday in July, just for Prime members. I confess I have a love... Read More

Summer Spotlight: WakeMed Movies by Moonlight

Ahhh- summer. Barbeques, swimming pools and a favorite summertime tradition, outdoor movie nights. As a family of 6 we are ALWAYS on the lookout for fun things to do around... Read More

Summerfest: The NC Symphony in Our Backyard

Thank you to Booth Amphitheatre for partnering with us on this post. All opinions are genuine and my very own. Summer is in full swing and so is the North... Read More