The Beauty and Benefit of New Construction

Finding your perfect match is not always easy. It’s a process that involves many things: connection, attraction, inspiration and ideals. This applies to more than romantic relationships — we long to live in the home of our dreams, too. From childhood and beyond we’ve pictured that house in our heads, drawn it in crayon, pined over it with best friends...

Real Trends’ The Thousand

Anyone can claim to be the best. From the "best burger in town" to the "world’s best cup of coffee," claims of excellence seek to impress — whether lit up on a neon sign, printed across a T-shirt, or plastered all over social media.  But simply saying it doesn’t make it true. Professing to be top dog falls far short...

1002 Island Road | Harkers Island, NC

Heading Down East is like venturing into another world, where both nature and community reign supreme and the serenity is almost palpable. The route itself is designated a North Carolina Scenic Byway— and for good reason. Travel gently curved roadways and low-slung bridges, where the sky and the sea never look the same way twice. Warm and cool colored sunsets...

Preparing for a storm

Living on the Carolina coast, the excitement over the joyous, summer months is absolute! Freedom shines along with the sun — family boat rides, fireworks, festivals and an eternity of lazy days sprawled in the sand and surf. The arrival of June also signifies the start of hurricane season (see the exact dates below) and as anyone from here will...

A Charming & Quaint Fall Picnic

Ready to take advantage of fall on the Crystal Coast? Our Interior Designer and Stager, Pleasants Higgs, partnered with Charming & Quaint Event Rentals, Boards by the Sea and The Friendly Market to stage an evening soirée on Spooners Creek — and you can do the same! Here's how: #1 | THE FOOD Let the experts at Boards by the...

Dining on the Docks Sneak Peek

We are so thrilled to be this year’s headlining sponsor for Beaufort Wine and Food’s Dining on the Docks event coming up on October 7th! Check out a sneak peek of what you can expect as a lucky attendee. We can’t wait to see you there! If you’d like to learn more about the festivities of the first inaugural Sip-N-Sea…

An Insider’s Guide to the NC Seafood Festival

This Friday marks the start of the 35th Annual NC Seafood Festival! So, we sat down with Executive Director, Stephanie McIntyre to help us create an entire downloadable guide to help you navigate this weekend's events — from insider tips, local faves to NEW events coming to the Morehead City waterfront this year, you'll want to take a peek!  Download...