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Carolina Life

Tips, tricks and inspiration for living life to the fullest in North Carolina

Outdoor Living Trends

Top features include built-ins and accent lighting

Tips for a Great Garden with Less Work

Keep the yard looking good with limited time and energy

Those Who Laugh, Last

3 fun ways to put more humor into your life

Carolina Country Scenes 2019

Winners from our annual photo contest

Better-for-you Smoothies

4 tips for healthier concoctions

Plugging in to Community

North Carolinians must reconnect with communities to bridge the rural/urban divide

7 Tips to Dine Out, the Healthy Way

Clever strategies to stay fit and well-fed

Reclaim Lost Hearing

New tech has made hearing aids better than ever

Wild and Free

Wild horses are centuries-long residents of NC’s Outer Banks

Family Volunteerism

Engaging your kids offers rewards for everyone

New Year, New You!

How to set resolutions you can stick with

Fight Against Polio Led to ‘Miracle of Hickory’

A community’s effort was one of many that helped stem NC epidemics