Unique opportunity to own TWO Promise Land cottages!

written by Landie Canfield This unique and charming two-home property is located in the Promise Land section of Morehead City, an area that could easily be described as a resort destination. Its proximity to the beach, downtown shops, art galleries and the eclectic mix of cafes and dining spots make it a delightful, and coveted spot. If you look at…

Beaufort is blossoming!

written by Landie Canfield Sometimes it’s the little things that can make a huge impact. Spontaneous smiles from passersby, flawless, sunny summer days, or that first, hot sip of coffee so early in the morning.  If you’re anything like Jennifer Wuester of Beaufort in Bloom, lush and fragrant petals of a peony, her favorite flower, might be one of…

Complete any outfit with local jewelry shop Southern geM Designs

What started as a passion for designing jewelry as gifts for others became Southern geM Designs, a local jewelry company spearheaded by designer Megan Farley. Choose from beaded statement necklaces and customizable stamped metal pieces (our favorite!) – this local business created jewelry perfect for your favorite outfit or a meaningful gift. We had the privilege to chat with Megan…

The Inside Scoop

Find more details on these favorite local spots at the links below: THE FRIENDLY MARKET PARSON’S GENERAL STORE in Morehead City THE GENERAL STORE in Beaufort Find more details on these favorite local spots at the links below: AB ICE CREAM & CANDY SHOP SIMPLY NATURAL CREAMERY Stay cool out there, y’all! Stop in to any of these wonderful local…

Summer Hosting Hacks

Check out our favorite frittata recipe to use with Shenk Family Farm’s eggs HERE. Learn more about these wonderful local small businesses by clicking the links below: THE FRIENDLY MARKET PROMISE LAND MARKET SHENK FAMILY FARM BLUE OCEAN MARKET ISLAND PRODUCE FISHTOWNE BREW HOUSE

Lighting up the town

We think it’s a win-win to live where we do and have Coastal Lighting Gallery (CLG) in our arsenal of shops to frequent, as light is not only key to cultivating atmosphere, it is a crucial element of good design. Their staff and store are dedicated to making the process simple, helping to elevate the aesthetics of your home by…

A bright future for medicine

We are lucky to live in this time of modern medicine, where more is known than ever before about a multitude of health issues that affect so many. From high blood pressure to thyroid disease and diabetes, we have a team of professionals right here on the Crystal Coast who specialize in providing top-notch care and finding answers. Enter: Lucas…

How to glow from the inside out

Caron and Alicia Parker, the mother and daughter duo behind All About Skin by Caron, are as down to earth as they are innovative. Their shared philosophy includes the importance of nurturing the whole self toward healing, self-love and living well. “The inside reflects on the outside,” says Caron, who has been in the beauty industry for close to 30…

MCKRE Gives Silver Lining Scholarship Winners

Exciting news! We are thrilled to announce the local charities our MCKRE Gives Silver Lining Scholarship winners have chosen to donate. Thanks to all of our wonderful clients, we were able to give $1,750 to three graduating high school seniors for their next schooling adventure AND $1,250 for them to donate to a local charity in their name. Because of…