Archives: November 2013

Gobble, Gobble!

  Turkey Day is almost upon us! We hope you all have a chance to relax and enjoy a warm meal with friends and family. We’re thankful for yet another wonderful year of helping folks with one their biggest and most meaningful purchases: their homes! Here are some fun facts about the star of the […]




Cookie Monsters Rejoice!

Cookie Monsters delight: a new business near campus will cover your cookie cravings! Insomnia Cookies, a late-night cookie delivery company has opened on Franklin Street! The concept was created in 2003 by a U Penn college student who loved late-night snacks and saw a hole in the food delivery market. The menu options include a […]



Renovations On The Rise

According to a recent study on 2013 home renovation trends conducted buy Houzz, almost 30% of the 100,000 participants reported that they are planning a bathroom remodel or addition in the next two years. A whopping 23% are planning a kitchen renovation or addition. Bathroom and kitchen updates, if done well, are excellent ways to […]




Shop Til You Drop

Need a jump start for your holiday shopping? Head over to the Bethesda Christian Academy’s Annual Shop Til You Drop Extravaganza this Friday and Saturday in Durham. Shop for gifts from more than 30 vendors. Enjoy live entertainment, raffles and food trucks, while checking off your holiday list. The event is free and all of […]


Durham To Get Smashburger

Durham is getting the area’s first Smashburger. The Denver-based burger chain will open early next year in Pavilion East at Lakeview on Erwin Road, across from Duke University’s campus in Durham. Smashburger has more than 220 locations in 29 states, but so far there is only one other location in North Carolina, and that one is in Charlotte. […]