Category: Reviews

Videri Chocolate Factory

Videri Chocolate Factory

The flakes of gold, silver, green, and purple glint off of the chocolate as I sit underneath bamboo and fairy lights, sipping a rich hot chocolate and relishing in the cool night air. Nestled away in the city of Raleigh, near The Red Hat amphitheater, Videri is a small hidden gem that, hopefully, people will want to learn more about. […]

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6th Annual Farmhouse Jam

6th Annual Farmhouse Jam

Honoring dearly missed musicians year after year is a great way to end the summer. For the past six years at Dan and Lisa Stahl’s Farmhouse on Sonny Road about four minutes from West Johnston they host the Annual Farmhouse Jam. They provide free music, bouncy houses, food and drinks. When I first got there I saw cars parked all […]

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Sagebrush Steakhouse

Sagebrush Steakhouse

Residents of Johnston County, North Carolina are no strangers to barbecue and steak, what with restaurants like Smithfield’s, The Redneck BBQ Lab, and Outback Stakehouse among others. However, in the neighboring Harnett County town of Dunn lies a little known restaurant by the name of Sagebrush Stakehouse. This family restaurant provides customers with a plethora of steak, brisket, chicken, and […]

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Forty Years in the Making…

Forty Years in the Making…

The universe of Star Wars is one filled with lore created over the decades following the series’ release in 1977. Upon Disney’s acquiring of the franchise and Lucasfilm in 2012, the movie empire reset the Star Wars canon (factual in-universe events). In 2015, to celebrate the release of the first motion picture Star Wars film since 2005’s Revenge of the […]

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Natural Bridge

Natural Bridge

Geographically occurring wonders are always sight to behold, casting awe into the minds and hearts of those who see them. The naturally occurring bridge in Natural Bridge, VA, a town named after the arch itself, is no exception. At about 500,000 to one million years old, this geological rarity is the result of a collapsed cave roof. When I first […]

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Green Day

Green Day

The sky was dark and ominous, no amount of light could seep through the clouds. Rain bounced off of jackets in droplets and dripped from soaked hair as fans waited in anticipation for the band they had come to see. As the thunder growled and the lightning split the sky, fans screamed and bounced on their heels. Chants coursed through […]

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Triangle Rock Club

Triangle Rock Club

Suspended 45 feet in the air with shaky arms and sweaty hands, you look down. The ground appears miles away, but the realization that you are indoors and securely strapped to a harness makes the belay experience a safe recreational activity. Triangle Rock Club is an indoor rock climbing facility designed for climbers of all ages and experience levels. Two […]

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Ice Cream Around Eastern North Carolina

Ice Cream Around Eastern North Carolina

The sun’s rays beat down on Earth, creating a stifling heat that lets everyone know, summer has officially arrived. With the beginning of summer, comes a need to cool down, and the best way to do that is to grab a fresh scoop of ice cream. I decided at the start of summer, that I was going to go to […]

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College in the Mountains

College in the Mountains

The start of a new year means the rise of a new junior and senior class. While the former still has a good two years ahead of them, their elders in the twelfth grade have mere months before going off to college – and even less time to chose where they wish to study. As the time for graduation grows […]

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Pretty Little Liars Review

Pretty Little Liars Review

Pretty Little Liars has been around for many years and still has a huge fan base. This season is different, fans are going crazy over the fact that this is the last season. I started watching PLL when their first season came out and instantly I was hooked on the show. Pretty Little Liars is about a groups of girls, […]

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