Coastal NC

Oct. 27, 2022

King Tides

As you can see in the above picture, King Tides occur during a full moon or what is known as a super full moon. Why are King Tides affected by the moon you ask? It is actually not just the moon. Infact, it is actually the total alignment of the ...

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Posted in Coastal NC
Dec. 28, 2018

New Year Resolutions


Where did 2018 go? We wanted to do so many things that we didn't get around to. Luckily, we did get many sunny days, d on the beaches.We are so luck to have an extended summer that starts earlier, and ends ...

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Dec. 17, 2018

Winterizing your home

 Living in Coastal NC area, there are many vacation homes here, and the weather does get cold enough that you may want to look into having your home winterized, if not in regular use.  If you haven't used that fireplace in a while, it is also a good ...

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Dec. 1, 2018

Holiday Happenings

 Happy Holidays!

We are so excited to see all of the local events happening this month!

We keep hearing of "secret" neighborhoods that have magical lighting that goes over the top(Think Clark Griswald), and hay rides on farms with lights, pictures with Santa, and cookies and warm cider or ...

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May 22, 2018

Loving NC Coast :berry" much

 Did you know???

The official fruit of the State of North Carolina is the Scuppernong grape.

The official red berry of the State is the strawberry.The official blue berry of the State is the blueberry.

These berries are ripe for the pickin'! You don't have to look too ...

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Posted in Coastal NC
May 22, 2018

Home Features

Summer is hot ,and so is the  Real Estate Market! Summer is a great time to sell, and with tourists coming in, and kids out of school soon, there will be a lot of home buyers looking to buy! What great features of your home can get the attention of ...

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May 13, 2018

Mother's Day

What a perfect time of year for Mother's Day.... all the flowers are in bloom. Bright colors everywhere. The temperatures are warm, but not too hot yet. Great time of year to get Mom some beautiful flowers or plants. Some people are just going for walks or drives to ...

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May 3, 2018

lovin' where you are livin'

My newest obsession is food trucks! Have you been to any of these amazing little restaurants on wheels? They are popping up everywhere! This past weekend  our area had a food truck "rodeo" ,where a bunch of food trucks gather and you can try all kinds of different foods, from ...

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April 30, 2018

Pirates are taking over NC

Ahoy Mateys! Come aboard dry land where pirates are plundering the Coast of NC next weekend! There will be lots of activities for families to enjoy.Join the festivities as we celebrate the 300th anniversary of the adventures of Blackbeard and Stede Bonnet, two pirates who lurked the waters along ...

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April 19, 2018

NC Venus flytrap

Most folks know that the Venus flytrap is a carnivorous plant that “eats” it’s prey – mostly spiders and insects. but did you know that this is the only place in the world where they grow?The Venus flytrap is found in nitrogen- and phosphorus-poor environments, such as bogs and ...

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