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Morgan's Fire Dept ride at the Knightdale Carnival. Roller coaster that looks like a red fire truck
Your 2024 Guide to the Knightdale Carnival: Simple Family Fun
It’s here! The Knightdale Spring Carnival 2024 has arrived, promising a week of neon lights, laughter, and heart-pounding rides. Whether you’re a thrill-seeker, a cotton candy enthusiast, or simply looking...
Chai latte and avocado toast with micro greens on multicolored table at local coffee shop Sonder Coffee in Wendell, NC
13+ Awesome Local Coffee Shops East of Raleigh NC
After moving to Knightdale a few years ago, I had a list of priorities I needed to take care of. I needed to get fiber installed (check), set up pediatricians, doctors, and dentists (check), and find an...
Harper Park playset with plenty of things to do in Knightdale NC
(2024) 49+ Kid-Friendly Things To Do In Knightdale NC
Looking for kid-friendly things to do in Knightdale NC? Discover 49+ exciting activities that will keep your little ones entertained.
Knightdale Station public art railroad stakes
10 Reasons Why We Love Knightdale Station in 2024
Hey there! We are so excited to share with you our love for Knightdale Station, a beautiful new home community in Knightdale, NC.  Knightdale Station has so many amazing features at a seriously competitive...
The Barn at King Hill Farm exterior front entrance with two wreaths hung on barn doors.
Step Into Love: The Barn At King Hill Farm
When you think of your perfect wedding or event, do you get all dreamy-eyed, imagining a rustic barn with touches of sparkling lights surrounded by nature and beautiful sunset views over a meadow? ...
Painted rocks with bright green yellow and green heart in middle
Painted Rocks Are Spreading Love in Wendell NC
Have you ever stumbled upon a colorful rock with a positive message or a cute design while walking around your neighborhood? If so, you might have encountered a kindness rock, a simple but powerful way...
Knightdale NC The 2023 State of the Town welcome sign
How Knightdale NC Is Growing: Astonishing Changes in 2023 and 2024!
Hey everyone, Happy New Year!  I don’t know about you, but 2023 felt like a whirlwind, and I feel like 2024 has no intention of slowing down so far.  I was recently asked what’s new in Knightdale,...
Knightdale Mayor's Academy- waiting in town hall
The Inside Scoop on the 2023 Knightdale Mayor’s Academy
Thanks to the continuous support of my family, I had the amazing opportunity to be a part of this year’s Knightdale Mayor’s Academy.  Knightdale, NC, is home to approximately 20,800 people, with a...
Sun shining in woods at Flower Hill Nature Preserve Middlesex, NC
Flower Hill Nature Preserve: A Short But Exciting Hike
Hey there, everyone!   I hope everyone had a very Happy Thanksgiving!  Now, I don’t know what possessed us to decide to fit everything we could in this past week, but my family and...
Mona Pants Mintage store entrance with Debbi at the register
Mona Pants Mintage: Where a Love for Dogs and Eclectic Vintage Collide
A few weeks ago, I took a morning drive to downtown Zebulon, NC. A while back, when I had taken a painting class in Wendell with local artist Amy Richards, I had asked her if there were any hidden jewels...
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