• Railroad Museum & USS North Carolina Battleship | Day Trip to Wilmington NC

    A Day Trip to Wilmington NC | Railroad Museum & USS North Carolina Battleship

    We have a new tradition of going to the coast every summer with the family with the kids before they head back to their dad’s. I haven’t been to Wilmington NC in a good while, so we spent the day there visiting the USS North Carolina Battleship and the Wilmington Railroad Museum. Wilmington houses many great attractions and there is so much to do; however, the North Carolina battleship is one of the most highly ranked sites in the Wilmington NC area. But the Wilmington Railroad museum was across the way and who can say no to anything trains? Surely not me. USS North Carolina Battleship When the keel of…

  • I Met James Blunt at Ed Sheeran's Concert in Raleigh, NC | #DividedTour

    I Met James Blunt at Ed Sheeran’s Concert in Raleigh, NC | #DividedTour

    That’s right people! Ed freaking Sheeran and James freaking Blunt! Ya’ll, I was on the 7th row… from the TOP, yes nose bleed section, but the fact I was in the same room as Ed Sheeran was enough for me. I bought these tickets for my sister’s birthday back in March, we had to wait 6 months! It was worth the wait — I got some pretty epic pictures and videos! Pre-concert selfie for the win! First up with James Blunt. I’ve been a fan of his since like day one back in 2004 when You’re Beautiful & Goodbye My Lover came out. He kept joking about how he knew…

  • 4 Things To Bring For A Day In The Park | Staying Hydrated with BodyArmor
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    4 Things To Bring For A Day In The Park | Staying Hydrated with BodyArmor

    This post is sponsored by BODYARMOR & Mom It Forward. All opinions are mine alone. #Switch2BODYARMOR What do you think about when you think summer time? Trips to the park with the kids is what we’re doing on the weekends. Here’s 4 things to bring for a day in the park while keeping hydrated with BodyArmor SuperDrink. We have less than a month left of summer vacation for the kids before they go back to their dad’s house in Virginia for school, so let’s make the most of it. The next few weekends are jammed packed with fun! There’s quite a few parks in our county that the kids enjoy…

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    4 Awesome Parks in Alamance County, North Carolina

    We lucked out there’s most of the county is country and the other half is city life, it’s a nice mix of both. Alamance County, North Carolina has a lot of amazing things in it, something as simple as a park everyone goes to as a kid is a great past time with family. I’m going to share with you a few of our favorite Alamance County parks that are located in North Carolina. Burlington City Park – There’s more to this park than just a park, they have plenty of events throughout the year there as well.  Here’s a list of the upcoming events they have at the Burlington…

  • North Carolina Beaches - First Beach Trip in 2017 with Sunglass Warehouse

    North Carolina Beaches – First Beach Trip in 2017 with Sunglass Warehouse

    Disclaimer: this post has affiliated links via Sunglass Warehouse. Coming from someone who used to live 10 minutes from the North Carolina Beaches, beach life is where it’s at. Now if you looked at me, you’re like. Natalie, if you lived near a beach why are you so white? Hey let’s stay on topic. Well the plans for Friday changed like 5 times, while my other plans fell through, my friend Krissy and I had another epic road trip. This time we didn’t leave our state, we went to the beach, North Topsail Island, NC to be exact. It’s the only beach on the East coast I’ve ever been to at…