Carolina Life

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

Friendly, Fresh and Local

North Carolina’s farmers markets are growing, to the benefit of local communities.

Top Dog: North Carolina’s Tale of the Coyote

Like it or not, coyotes seem to love it here as much as we do

A deer in the headlights = Trouble on the highway

Vehicle collisions with deer are becoming more common. Drive carefully during the late fall mating season.

Places to Play

Treehouses, playhouses & forts

Oyster Roasts

An eastern North Carolina tradition

Timeless Tomatoes

The fruit of summer

Carolina Country Scenes 2016

A gallery of your favorite photos

Buddy Melvin’s Treehouse

17 years, 16 rooms, 12,000 square feet “for the fellas to hang out.”

The birth of a beverage

100 years ago, Cheerwine grew from North Carolina roots

North Carolina Pecans

A holiday tradition in pies, pralines and pieces

Yeee-haaaa!

A museum dedicated to “The Dukes of Hazzard”

Carolina Country Scenes 2015

A gallery of your favorite photos

A Riparian What?

If you own or manage land next to a stream, it benefits all of us to protect that water with a buffer.