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Trailblazing Love date night box
Rekindle Romance with a Trailblazing Love Date Night Box in Raleigh, NC
Alright, everyone,  Who is ready to talk date nights in Raleigh, NC? Are you like me and have thought about trying a date night box but don’t want to be stuck just playing some card game at your kitchen...
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Unlock the Magic: 2023 Holiday Events East Of Raleigh
Even though my hydrangeas still have blooms, and I swear I had to swat a mosquito away the other day, the holidays are fast approaching.  We’ve baked pumpkin bread, caught candy at the Wendell Harvest...
Interior of Burn Boot Camp Knightdale with hand weights and stations
Is Burn Boot Camp Worth It? My Amazing 30-Day Results!
Hey there, everyone! If you’ve been following me along on my Burn Boot Camp journey, thanks for checking back in one more time! And if you’re new, I have been wondering for a while now, “Is Burn Boot Camp...
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Ultimate Burn Boot Camp Protocol: Fitness Routines Weeks 2-3
After recovering from my first week at Burn Boot Camp, I realized that I didn’t spend much time discussing the Burn Boot Camp protocol.  Now, I’ll be honest: I couldn’t break down all the workouts...
The Depot on First Restaurant sign in Knightdale NC
New Restaurant Alert!  The Depot on First is Coming To Knightdale!
**Update September 29, 2023** We had an opportunity to attend a soft opening dinner tonight at The Depot on First. It was phenomenal! I wrote about my experience directly below, and will maintain the...
Don't Quit- Burn Boot Camp Knightdale sign
My First 7 Days of Burn Boot Camp Knightdale: I Never Knew I Could Be So Strong!
Hey, ya’ll! I have recently decided to focus more on my health and well-being. Once it was obvious to me that I would need additional motivation to start working out again, I asked my neighbors,...
Steakhouse salad from Parkside restaurant
Wendell Falls Parkside Restaurant is Now Open!
The New Location: Downtown Raleigh’s Parkside Now in Wendell Falls Dining Experience at Wendell Falls Parkside: Early Evening Wendell Falls Parkside Atmosphere and Decor: Modern Minimalist Cocktails...
Back of the Main house at Historic Oak View County Park in Raleigh, NC
East Raleigh’s Hidden Gem: Historic Oak View County Park
On this Page: Historic Oak View County Park’s Location and Accessibility Park Features and Highlights Gain a Furry Pen Pal! Soaking in the Farm’s History Historic Oak View County Park’s...
The Farmhouse in Wendell Falls
Wendell Falls: Where Memories Are Made
When we first started looking throughout the Triangle for our home, one of the neighborhoods that stayed with me was Wendell Falls in Wendell, NC. Wendell Falls is a pristine neighborhood with a resort-like...
"Carolina Proud" mural by artist Sean Kernick in Knightdale, NC
15 Reasons Why I Love Living In Knightdale, NC (2024)
When we decided to move to the Raleigh, NC, area, we searched high and low for the perfect house and town for our family.  We chose Knightdale, NC, a suburb to the east of Raleigh, to be our new home,...