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Finding New Life on the Water

Tanya Binford’s surprising path to sailing the 5,500-mile Great Loop

Know Your Home

A little knowledge can go a long way in saving energy and preventing unexpected high bills

‘Turkey Mike’ Supports Zuni Culture from Afar

More than 2.6 million turkey feathers have been donated for ceremonial use

Say It Like a Tar Heel

A beginner’s guide to NC place name pronunciation

Picture-Perfect Pets

Some of our favorites from our reader pet photo contest

5 Easy Treat Recipes for Your Pet

Prepare a spread with these doggone good treats

Safe Canning Techniques for Your Kitchen

Learn how to ‘put up’ your harvest

Support North Carolina’s Pollinators

Thousands of NC insect species keep ecosystems humming, and they need your help

The Fun of Food Gardening

Find your green thumb for the freshest produce around

NC’s Oyster Trail is an Experience on the Half Shell

Visit seafood markets, farms and restaurants along our coast

Living with Beavers

Our largest rodent can be an asset, and an issue

Catch of the Day: Trout Farming in NC

Sunburst Trout Farms is among dozens in Western NC serving markets and restaurants

Carolina Country Scenes 2021

Winners from our annual photo contest

Carolina’s Finest Awards – 2020

See who our readers voted to be the best in ice cream, breakfast spot and 8 other categories