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Looking for the best boutique hotel in Winston-Salem? It's the Kimpton Cardinal!

Celebrating the Arrival of The Kimpton Cardinal Hotel in Winston-Salem

Around the Triad, Lifestyle By June 3, 2016 Tags: , , , , 1 Comment

The Newest Hotel in Winston-Salem – The Kimpton Cardinal There’s this little building in downtown Winston-Salem known as the RJR Building. The RJR building is the former headquarters of the RJ Reynolds Tobacco Company and is one of the most distinguishable buildings in our skyline. Say what you will about tobacco but it was tobacco that built this beautiful little…


Triad Love – April in Winston Means RiverRun Film Festival!!

Around the Triad, Entertainment By April 7, 2015 Tags: , , , No Comments

It’s that time of the year when downtown explodes with film enthusiasts hoping to see as many movies as they possibly can in a short amount of time. Welcome to this year’s RiverRun Film Festival!! This year, RiverRun International Film Festival will showcase 160 films from filmmakers around the globe in 11 days. Starting April 16th and closing April 26th,…

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Triad Love: Dashing Through Winston-Salem

Around the Triad, Blogging By July 7, 2014 Tags: , , , , 1 Comment

It’s not just parenting that takes a village, so does blogging. Anyone of us who’s been blogging for any length of time knows that you have to have a strong community if you’re going to last and succeed – no matter what your definition of success is.   We’ve developed a pretty great group of bloggers here in the Triad…


New Year’s Day – New Beginnings All Around

Teens By January 1, 2012 Tags: , , , , , 1 Comment

I have never really celebrated New Year’s Eve. I mean, I did in my high school years and a little bit of the college years but that’s it. I was always in the restaurant business which meant that on New Year’s Eve, I was working. And that was okay with me… what better way to spend your night than making…


My Day As A Check Out Girl

Teens By December 13, 2011 Tags: , , , , No Comments

Thank you, Lowe’s Foods for fulfilling my dream of being a cashier! I arrived at work for my shift right at 9:30 the way you asked me to… found Pat the manager who turned me over to Jessica. Jessica made me a shiny, new and bright green nametag (with my name spelled correctly  of course!) and moved me to checkout…


Dewey’s is Scaring Me!!

Food and Drink By September 26, 2010 Tags: , , , 1 Comment

I love Dewey's.. I'm the Foursquare mayor of at least 2 locations and probably would take over a few more if they were on my beaten path.  As I was scrolling thru my twitter feed tonight, I found out that they have a special promotion going on to benefit the local Ronald McDonald house!! I've officially decided to skip buying…


Interesting Challenge..

Social Media and Technology By August 12, 2010 Tags: , , , No Comments

So this thought process is brought to you courtesy of one Mr. Kim Williams. Kim has an insightful blog called “Kim’s Korner” and here’s today’s post.. In it, Kim shares that the Ronald McDonald house here in Winston is hosting a Bloggers meetup so they can show off their new expansion. What made me stop and think is this.. with…