North Carolina

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N.C. One Bite at a Time (Part 18)

It’s truly hard to believe that we’ve been in North Carolina for 4 years as of next month! We’ve celebrated several birthdays, bought our first house, welcomed a niece and soon a nephew, and we have eaten a lot of great meals here. Also, I keep discovering local food in our region that amazes me. […]

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N.C. One Bite at a Time (Part 17)

Time has really flown around here. It’s been almost 6 months since I’ve posted an N.C. One Bite at a Time! Although I have been traveling here and there and there are still plenty of Triangle spots on my list, I have had the chance to try a few new places. Carroll’s Kitchen Finally, I […]

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N.C. One Bite at a Time (Part 16)

N.C. One Bite at a Time is a series in which I share about all of the new places that I’ve explored or eaten at in Raleigh, Durham or the surrounding areas. Guys…This post is waaaay past due. I’m not even sure how it’s been six months since an update on my whereabouts in the […]

N.C. One Bite at a Time (Part 15)

Hello, folks! Today, we’re going to take another trip around the beautiful, fun and tasty Triangle of North Carolina. I hope you’re ready for some fun pit stops. Fair Game Beverage We finally got to visit this local distillery (well, twice in the past few months). Everything from the fortified wine to the aged rum […]

$6 Lunch in Raleigh

You may know that I’m really into baking, cooking and eating out (on occasion), but you might not have known that I am a budget lover! I am the budgeter/saver at our house, and proud of it! #daveramsey Although I can definitely spend some hard-earned money on a nice cocktail or a three-course meal, I […]

Made in NC: Crude Bitters & Sodas

*Made in NC is a series that showcases North Carolina artisans who make exceptional products. This is not a sponsored post, and all of the opinions here are my own. It’s been quite awhile since I had a Made in NC feature on the blog, but I’m SO EXCITED about starting it back up again today with […]

N.C. One Bite at a Time (Part 14)

It’s coming up on a year that we’ve been in our home, and it’s over two years that we’ve been in North Carolina! Wow! All I have to say is that I’ve loved all of the food and other adventures so far…and I can’t wait for more. Here’s what I’ve enjoying locally for the past few […]

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*This post is sponsored by Ruckus Pizza. All opinions are my own. Do you have a restaurant nearby where after you go once, you feel like everyone knows you? A place where you feel that you belong no matter what you’re like…or what you like to eat? A place where you would be happy to […]

N.C. One Bite at a Time (Part 13)

Another three months have flown by here in NC. For me, that included a Thanksgiving in Charleston, Christmas in Arkansas, and lots of local eating, drinking and discovering in between. Here are some of the highlights: Cedar Falls Snack Company Cedar Falls Snack Company is an honorary NC product because it’s made by one of the […]