Category Archives: Local Love

Local Love: The Scrap Exchange

Are you crafty? Feelin’ scrappy? Live in Durham? Then you should head downtown to The Scrap Exchange on 548 Foster Street. They are open every day of the week – so no excuses. We’ve been a lot of places, and … Continue reading

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Wear We Live

So I have a new blue velvet furniture obsession, read more on that in this earlier post. But Chad has his own obsession – with maps. We save every one we ever pick up, we have a huge one hanging over the … Continue reading

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Local Love: Duke Energy

We got an early Christmas present in the mail this week from Duke Energy – and no it wasn’t our bill. The company has a new program that provides free CFL light bulbs to Duke Energy customers. We got 15 … Continue reading

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Local Love: Spoonflower

My crush on creative cyber-outlets started when I discovered Etsy a few years ago.  That love only grew when I stumbled upon Spoonflower last year – and I almost wet myself when I realized that they are based right here … Continue reading

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Local Love: Southern States

We live in the city limits, but we love us some Southern States.  Whenever we are channeling our inner farmers we like to go check out the plants and supplies offered at the location in Carrboro, 300 N. Greensboro St. Should … Continue reading

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Did You Buy a Ticket?

  … no not to the gun show, to the Junior League Holiday Market! This weekend we were sure to hit up the sale, which was held at the Durham Convention Center, and cross a couple more gifts off our … Continue reading

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Holiday Shopping: Pay It Forward

As mid-December and the hump day of the holiday season approaches it is really easy to get bogged down by shopping lists. It becomes more and more tempting to just scratch off those last few names by stopping by whatever … Continue reading

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