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21 Days to Shop Locally in Hillsborough

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 to Shop Locally in Hillsborough

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21 Days to Play – Orange County’s SportsPlex

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 to Play – Orange County’s SportsPlex

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21 Days Outdoors – Orange County’s Occoneechee Mountain

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 – Orange County’s Occoneechee Mountain

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21 Days of Local Drink – Mystery Brewing Co.

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 inner Localista to come… Continue reading 21 Days of Local Drink – Mystery Brewing Co.

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21 Days of Local Food – Eno River Farmers Market

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 be sharing “21 Days” of some event, place or organization in the Triangle, enabling (and I mean that in the most positive sense possible) your inner Localista to… Continue reading 21 Days of Local Food – Eno River Farmers Market

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21 Days of Festivals – Hillsborough Hog Day (resurrected)

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 be sharing “21 Days” of some event or place in the Triangle, enabling (and I mean that in the most positive sense possible) your inner Localista to come… Continue reading 21 Days of Festivals – Hillsborough Hog Day (resurrected)

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{Shop Local} Downtown Hillsborough

***Just in time for your holiday shopping consideration, I start a new series focusing on independent retail & dining establishments found in pedestrian-friendly areas of the Triangle. Bring along friends & family and spend a fun day exploring our cities on foot while supporting local small businesses.*** This coming weekend would be a perfect time… Continue reading {Shop Local} Downtown Hillsborough

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Eno River Farmers’ Market

When I visit Eno River Farmers' Market in downtown Hillsborough, I don't feel as though I'm in a downtown area surrounded by municipal buildings. Although the Orange County Sheriff's office is just a few feet away, the market's lush green, park-like surroundings make it feel like an oasis. The crafts under the market pavilion are just… Continue reading Eno River Farmers’ Market

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5 Triangle Stay-cation Suggestions for Memorial Day Weekend

Have an extra long weekend, but think there's nothing *fun* to do here in the Triangle?  Think again.  There are great spots to explore in every corner of the Triangle, and the fun starts Friday! Might I suggest... In Hillsborough, Last Fridays is a free concert series and art walk held in the historic downtown area. … Continue reading 5 Triangle Stay-cation Suggestions for Memorial Day Weekend