Monthly Archives: December 2014

April McGreger has spent much of her adult life selling canned goods at farmers’ markets. But many of the folks buying her award-winning Farmer’s Daughter pickles and...

As we barrel along towards the end of 2014, overeating, overshopping, overdrinking and overdoing, I think it’s helpful to pause and think for a...

Ring in the New Year with this classic by Trae Smith of 411 West, elevated by rosemary and pomegranate. 1 ½ oz. North Carolina Cardinal gin 3 oz. Fever...

After three years in Durham, the family behind Bella’s moved their eatery to Carrboro and swiftly transformed a former wing joint into an elegant space. With daughter Valerie Hernandez creating...

East Chapel Hill High graduate Joey Hawkins met UNC alumna Christie Pennell while working in the after-school program at the YMCA. That summer they both worked at Camp Clearwater and soon Joey asked Christie out...

Cozy up by the fireplace with a good book and this spiked apple cider by Damon Shattuck of Elaine's on Franklin. It’s just as good with Rye...

  Chapel Hill native Taylor Williams met Outer Banks native Mik Lisenby at the end of their freshman year at ECU and not long after,...