Home & Garden

Home & Garden

6 Essential Tips For Spring Cleaning

1. DREAM BIG, BUT PRIORITIZE In an ideal world, we would all have endless amounts of time to clean and organize our homes (or maybe...

There’s Something for Everyone at the ABC Sale

If you’re a regular reader of my blog, you know I frequently encourage you to live with less, simplify and keep (and do) only...

8 Items You Should Throw Away Today

I keep hearing the term “adulting” thrown around on social media. Urban Dictionary defines it as such: Adulting (v): to do grown-up things and hold...

6 Tips for a Flourishing Spring Garden

Get more ideas for your home and garden in our April issue. Plant native perennials These will make any garden more resilient and attractive. Native perennials...

Worth the Splurge: 6 Companies to Help You Find Quality Products

When I was a little girl, my favorite shoes were made by Buster Brown. They were navy blue canvas with a large rubber toe,...

Durham Couple Turns the Bassett House Into a Home

Click on any photo to view larger version of slideshow and see full caption information. Photography by Briana Brough. Like many North Durhamites, Mike Schram...

How to Be a Super-Organizer (Cape Not Included)

I love the Pixar film "The Incredibles." I’ve probably seen it 10 or more times and it’s one of only a handful of DVDs...

More Time at Home: 10 Stunning Photos That Didn’t Make Our April Issue

Who doesn’t love looking through beautiful residences? We’ve got more pictures from the April issue's “A Tale of Two Durhams” story: Check out a...

Confessions of a Neat Freak

One of the most interesting things about my job is the sneak peek into people’s private lives. I often describe my work as a...

Why Durham is the Perfect Place to Plant Some Roots

For newcomers, how would you describe our current real estate market? 
Inventory right now is very tight. I think a lot of people are realizing...