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Carolina Life

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

Smartphone Photography 101

Level up your photos with the help of an expert

Eco-friendly Living

Three ways to bring sustainability into your home

Piedmont Candy Company Turns out an NC Tradition

Red Bird peppermints are an iconic flavor of the holidays

Distracted Driving

5 simple steps that help you stay focused on the road

Mad for Maple

Discover the versatility of this all-natural sweetener

Local Foods Take the Guesswork out of Gifting

These award-winning flavors are sure to please

Celebrate the Season of Giving

Five ways to help those in need during the holidays

Young Families are Moving to Rural North Carolina

Census numbers show 80 counties gained those ages 30 to 39

Carolina Country Scenes 2018

A gallery of our readers’ best photos

Decorations? Bah, Humbug!

Don’t enjoy holiday decorating? We have strategies for you.

Supper Cheat Sheet

Pull off a fast one with these tasty, one-pan meals

How to Satisfy a Crawfish Craving

NC crawfish farming means more chances to enjoy fresh crawdads