Category Archives: Things To Do

How Do I Stop Junk Mail?

A common complaint I hear from home owners is “How do I stop junk mail?”  This is especially true for new home owners who find they’re bombarded by catalogs and advertisements intended for the previous owners.   Not only is eliminating junk mail a personal convenience, but it’s also good for the planet.  Who hasn’t […]



Happenings in Eastern North Carolina

Carolina Beach Film & Fireworks Series Sunday May. 29, 2011 – Sunday Sep. 4, 2011 Carolina Beach, NC – What’s more fun than free first-run movies outside? How about free live music and fireworks for starters? Follow that… Carolina Sand Blast Beach Soccer Tournament Saturday Jun. 4, 2011 – Sunday Jun. 5, 2011 Kure Beach, […]




Home and Garden Show – Jacksonville NC

Date: February 19-20, 2011 – Call 910-219-8403 for details. American Legion Bldg, 146 Broadhurst Rd., Jacksonville, NC The Home and Garden Show is for homeowners who are looking to  remodel, landscape and decorate their homes. Each event includes hundreds of exhibits with merchandise, interior and exterior vignettes, and various product demonstrations. With a combination of new products and […]


3rd Annual Brunswick Stew & Que

Date: February 5, 2011 Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Event Description Come out and enjoy this one of a kind event! FREE Admission! Local Craft Vendors, Live Music, Kids Area, Barbeque, Pool Competition and of course, some delicious Brunswick Stew! Take part in choosing the best Brunswick Stew around!  For only $5, you can sample […]


Gifts that Keep Giving

In the spirit of the holidays, but still with an eye on financial health – I’m always looking out for you! – here’s a gift guide you might want to check out if you’re not done with your shopping and want to give a gift that keeps on giving:  15 Gifts that Keep on Giving