The MirIAM

written by Landie Canfield “Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness.” Desmond Tutu Life is difficult. It is often not what we imagined it would be. It is full of joy, tenderness and delight, but also rife with obstacles, ups and downs and heartbreak… even despair.  The MirIAM opened in January of…

Featured Home Article: 2713 Evans Street

written by Landie Canfield The English cottage is symbolic of the simple, yet seductive country life and of days-gone-by.  A prime example is the home at 2713 Evans, which can be found nestled amongst lush landscape and idyllic scenery on Bogue Sound in Morehead City. It is the perfect place to admire the water from multi-paned windows and rooms that…

#MCKREShopLocal: Gifts for Your Out-of-Town In-Laws

Some wonderful ideas for anyone in your life who might not live here on the Crystal Coast! Check out some gifts and experiences from Blu-Sail Golitz Studio, Mel O’Berry Photography, Crystal Coast Axe Throwing and DeeGee’s.

#MCKREShopLocal: Gifts for Your Water-Lovin’ Brother

Any man in your life would love these picks from local businesses! A charter from Reely Livin’ Charters, beer log from So & Sew Boutique, surf watch from AB Surf Shop and boat bean bag from West Marine are some of our fave’s this season.

#MCKREShopLocal: Gifts for Your Stylish Bestie

We all have a best friend who has impeccable style, and these local gift picks are perfect for them! Enjoy browsing through items from Island Proper, Ann Paige Designs, Haley & the Hound and Earrings by the Shore.

An MCKRE Fave: Floyd’s 1921

When it comes to consistently good food, Floyd’s 1921 has been a constant and cornerstone of fine dining in Carteret County for over fourteen years now. A classic spot for Morehead City residents and beyond who have come to count on the cozy white house at the end of Bridges Street to serve up Southern cuisine, comfort food and hospitality in hearty portions.

Spice Up Your Holiday Mantel with MCKRE & Beaufort Linen Company

We were lucky enough to borrow Christina Cuningham of Beaufort Linen for an afternoon of decorating for the holidays! We love her exquisite taste, eye-for-design and philosophy of attainable luxury that she brings to her shop, and we asked her how to work her magic at home.