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Southern Style

Full disclosure, I’ve had a girl crush on Reese Witherspoon since she...

How to Brew Perfect Coffee

It’s simple to make a great cup of coffee at home. And there’s...

Keep the Holiday Home Fires Burning (Safely!)

The holiday season is full of family, friendship, and good cheer, but it’s...

Piedmont Pumpkin Breakfast Recipes

We’re all going crazy for pumpkin lately, and why not? It’s rich...

Winter Wine Tastings in Yadkin Valley

Sample your way through North Carolina’s Yadkin Valley wine country this...

A Day Outside

This poem was written by Daken Whitaker, a talented 11-year-old in the sixth...

Pizza at The Kitchen at Elkin Creek

We continue to have so many people tell us how much they adore going to...

Take an October Hike (at Raffaldini)

See the Fall season up close on a guided, moderate hike around the...

Winter Wine Tastings in Yadkin Valley

Sample your way through North Carolina’s Yadkin Valley wine country this...

How to Brew Perfect Coffee

It’s simple to make a great cup of coffee at home. And there’s...

Piedmont Pumpkin Breakfast Recipes

We’re all going crazy for pumpkin lately, and why not? It’s rich...

Great Pumpkin!

Pumpkins, pumpkins! I love exploring new pumpkin concotions when the...

A Day Outside

This poem was written by Daken Whitaker, a talented 11-year-old in the sixth...

Food Fight: How Much Do You Waste?

It’s a different “taste” post from our normal ones, but...

Back-to-School Reading Tips

As summer comes to a close, it can be hard for kids and adults to get back...

Engaging Children = Better School Year (and Beyond)

If you Google “parenting advice,” you’ll get more than 100 million...