North Carolina Aquarium

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When at the beach a few months ago it rained the first few days. So we took a trip to the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher. My daughter loved it and by the time we were finished the sun had come out and the rain had cleared. I actually enjoyed walking around their pretty . . .

Carolina Beach, North Carolina

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Every summer as a kid my family would stay at my Great Aunt's beach house at Carolina Beach, North Carolina. The place was nothing fancy with wood paneled bedrooms, whose knots I remember, resembled a million distorted eyes staring back at you. The house was a street away from the beach . . .

Grayson County, Virginia

Grayson County, Virginia

I spent the first half of last week in Grayson County, Virginia, a beautiful area in mountains of Southwestern Virginia right at the North Carolina/Virginia border. It's where my Grandmother is from and every four years we have a large family reunion there. I love it there and one day would like to . . .

Terrain at Styers

Terrain at Stylers, Beautiful Plant Nursery

After going to NSS & Surtex in NYC, we drove to visit friends in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. On the way we stopped at Terrain, the gorgeous sprawling plant nursery by the company that owns Anthropologie, Urban Outfitters and Free People. I was there for hours and could have stayed for hours . . .