July 2017 / August 2017

Eye Candy

Jul 10, 2017 Alexandra Drosu
Oversized floaties in food themes are taking over pools everywhere Justin Bieber and Reese Witherspoon enjoy sprinkled donuts. Though healthier options like watermelon and pineapple also float Witherspoon’s boat. Beyoncé and actress Lea Michele prefer […]
July 2017 / August 2017

Pools versus Clubs

Jun 30, 2017 Alexandra Drosu
When July hits, there is nowhere else you’d probably rather be than cooling off in a pool. If you don’t have access to a community pool or live in a more rural area, your choices […]
Feature Stories

What’s Your Beach Personality?

Jun 30, 2017 Alexandra Drosu
With more than 300 miles of coastline, the Tar Heel state has miles of beaches and dozens of quaint waterfront towns. From the Outer Banks to Sunset Beach, there is a place for everyone and […]

Picnic Primer

May 31, 2017 Alexandra Drosu
For North Carolina author Ashley English picnics are an integral part of family life.  “My husband Glenn and I share a love of both food and nature,” she says. “Picnicking is something that we regularly […]
Feature Stories

20 Summer Hacks

May 31, 2016 Alexandra Drosu
In honor of National Hacking Day on June 4th, we celebrate by coming up with a list of great shortcuts to save time this summer so you can relax and enjoy friends and family. From […]
May 2016

Hair RX

Apr 29, 2016 Alexandra Drosu
It’s almost summer and time to lounge by the pool, swim at the beach and play in the sun. Unfortunately, all those activities can wreak havoc on your hair. But with a few key products […]