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21 Days Outdoors – Durham’s Central Playground

Conventional wisdom advises that habits are ingrained after 21 days of repetition. If that theory holds true, then the eat~play~shop local habit requires time and effort to develop. Each month I’ll share “21 Days” of some event, place or organization in the Triangle, enabling (and I mean that in the most positive sense possible) your… Continue reading 21 Days Outdoors – Durham’s Central Playground

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{Play Local} For your Labor Day 2013 Triangle Stay-cation Consideration

Are you not planning to hit the road out of town for one last Summer season vacation this holiday weekend? Well, you picked a great weekend to spend some quality time around home, in the Triangle, because there's a bit o' fun to be had in every corner of our wide, wonderful world. This final… Continue reading {Play Local} For your Labor Day 2013 Triangle Stay-cation Consideration

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{Eat Local} Must Do this Weekend – Shop Your Local Farmers Market

Farming is hard work even in the best of conditions. We've had a pretty damp Summer so far, dampening spirits as well as farmers' crops. Yields may be lower as muddy, saturated fields make harvesting difficult. Those same conditions create a breeding ground for just plain yucky stuff (pardon my language) and prevent planting of new… Continue reading {Eat Local} Must Do this Weekend – Shop Your Local Farmers Market

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Localistas Social Event – Third Friday in Durham

Third Fridays are among the best Fridays, especially in Durham.  Join the Localistas as we tour downtown Durham on an extra fun Third Friday, filled with arts, cocktails, food, films al fresco, and a "night cap" at a local brewery. First stop for the evening will be at Golden Belt Arts, where Room 100 in Building 3 is open… Continue reading Localistas Social Event – Third Friday in Durham