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Carolina Life

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

Places to Play

Treehouses, playhouses & forts

Buddy Melvin’s Treehouse

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

Carolina Country Scenes 2015

A gallery of your favorite photos

Oyster Roasts

An eastern North Carolina tradition

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.

All About Deer

9 reasons to appreciate the white-tailed deer


Ground hog meat and liver, spices and cornmeal. Yum!

Hen housing

Researchers are exploring different systems

The Russell Rosenwald School

A community saves a legendary African-American schoolhouse.

Outdoor fun

Journaling helps kids explore nature

Remembering the San Ciriaco Hurricane of 1899

August events commemorate this disasterous storm

The Lord's Acre

This is much more than a community garden