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Carolina Living

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

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Five tips to expand your small business

Tired of throwing food away?

Here’s how to keep it fresher longer

A juicy July 4th

Dazzle your guests with this nutritious dessert

Will your home withstand storm season?

Document it for insurance, shore up weak points

Social Security retirement benefits

The big question: Collect sooner or later?

Splurging sensibly

How to have fun while avoiding buyer’s remorse

Changing careers

Consider growth prospects when considering new jobs

Adopting a dog

Prep your home, pick a vet in advance

Watch for Me NC

Communities and state government work together on pedestrian and bicycle safety

Nothing to sneeze at

5 tips for seasonal allergy relief

Simple upgrades

Ideas for enhancing your master bedroom closet

Is it safe to throw used batteries in the trash?

Disposable alkaline batteries these days contain safe common metals. Some “button cell” batteries are different.

On the road

Keeping fit and healthy while traveling

DIY relaxation

Creative ways to keep tension from taking over

Bringing your dog along

Tips help road trips go smoothly for you and your best friend