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Weekend Adventures: Duplin Winery

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Duplin Winery is North Carolina’s oldest and largest operating winery located in Rosehill, NC. They are famous for their wonderfully sweet muscadine wines but sell a plethora of products. Such as jam, spreads, fudge, chocolate, etc. In 2016, they produced and sold about 1,069,896 gallons of wine 😲Pulling up the Duplin Winery’s front shop, I loved the look of the rustic farmhouse-esque setting! How cute…

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My 24 Hours in Beverly Hills

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At the beginning of June, I flew to Beverly Hills for a Press Junket. My time was short but sweet! I packed two dresses, a makeup bag, and my toothbrush and was headed on my way. After 7 hours and two layovers I landed in LAX with my dreams and my cardigan. (Welcome to The USA, anyone?)I’ve always wanted to visit California so I jumped at the opportunity…

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Weekend Adventures in Oakridge, NC

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After the plane incident, I needed a weekend to relax and clear my mind. Where better to do that than Oakridge, NC? I took the weekend to surround myself with friends and family, get much-need rest, and submerse myself in nature. I had the most fantastic time as Tyler, my boyfriend, showed me around the town which he grew up in. Oakridge is a small country town that is…

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The Top 6 Dog-Friendly Places in Raleigh

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Raleigh, NC is a very modern city that likes to keep up with the times —always opening cool new restaurants, hip downtown bars, and hosting incredible community events. Raleigh businesses know how to cater to their demographic, which includes our furry-friends too. Raleigh prides themselves on being dog-friendly. This Summer, check out some of my Raleigh favorite attractions that fido can tag along with! Whether you are in…

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Soak Up The Sun AND Save The Elephants

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This past month, I spent a week in Wilmington with my family. We drank, we laughed, we sat on the beach for hours… and it went by too fast! (I say as I sit in my window-less office.) For my vacation, I packed three of my new Ivory Ella shirts and was super excited to show them off!The shirts were all SUPER comfy and had such vibrant colors…

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Weekend Adventures: The Mayton Inn

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This past weekend was my 22nd birthday and Tyler and I’s anniversary so we decided to treat ourselves! The Mayton Inn was recommended to me by a co-worker and the cherry on top for the weekend. Although, The Mayton Inn was only twenty minutes away from our apartment in Raleigh, It was nice to take some well-deserved R&R for the night.The Mayton Inn is…

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7 Things You Need in Your Beach Bag

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Today marks the summer solstice —the longest day of the year. Which means, Summer is finally here!  Who else is looking forward to endless beach days and weekend pool parties? Here are a few suggestions on what not to forget when you head out to enjoy the water.SunscreenSunburn is NOT a joke —it’s your health! You should choose a sunscreen with a high SPF, is water resistant…

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Weekend Adventures: Asheville

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We had the absolutely most amazing time in Asheville, NC!!! So much so that Tyler wants to move there now… 😳I booked our Asheville trip pretty last minute. I pounced on the idea of a weekend getaway and had heard lots of great things about the town. Also, I selfishly wanted time with Tyler to myself (aka: no video games!). This was our first experience with Airbnb and definitely not…

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Best Beaches in North Carolina

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If you met me, you probably would never be able to tell I grew up in New Jersey. North Carolina has my heart through and through. Depending on what mood I’m in, I could either drive 3 hours to the mountains or 3 hours to the beach! On the topic of beaches… North Carolina is home to some of the most beautiful beach destinations in the United States. Pack…

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