The Rye Foundation Funds Special Camps for Special Children

As summer months approach, camp is an experience looked forward to with eager anticipation.  A chance to get away from home, have new adventures, and meet new friends!  But for some—it’s a chance to heal.  To mend broken hearts.  To find familiarity again and common ground with peers who understand hurts that many of us […]

“Out and About” in Winston-Salem with the Piedmont Wind Symphony

On Saturday, January 26th, the Diamonds Are Forever Gala was held at Old Town Club in Winston-Salem.  Over 140 guests attended the 3rd-annual event that benefits the Piedmont Wind Symphony. As guests arrived to the James Bond-themed gala, they were presented with chic martinis in an elegant diamond ambiance, while the music of various James […]

7 Reasons Summer Camps are GREAT

With the brief months of summer approaching fast, many parents find they are now faced with a new task: keeping their kids responsibly looked after and entertained. While many turn to babysitters for parental supervision, summer camps are another popular choice, due to the wide variety of options available, including traditional camp, surf camp, basketball […]

Jeffrey Adams on Fourth

There are many dining options when it comes to prom night, but very few offer the convenience, quality, and atmosphere of Jeffrey Adams on Fourth. Already a popular location for those looking to enjoy a night on the town throughout the year, in the coming months, prom-goers from high schools across the Triad will be […]

Aeracura Salon Getting You Prom-Ready from Head to Toe!

By this time in your prom prep, your “to do” list probably looks like this…Dress. Check. Date. Check. Plans for later in the night. Check. But the question remains, how do you bump up your make-up and hair from ordinary to extraordinary? With the stylists at Aeracura Salon in Winston-Salem, NC, you can arrive at […]

Local 8-year-old Takes the Trip of a Lifetime to Cheer on Therapist

Xavier Harris, a second-grader at Brunson Elementary School in Winston-Salem, NC, has some challenges, like many of us in life. At the age of 22 months, Xavier became part of Evan and Kim Powell’s family, as he was beginning to show signs of developmental issues; he was evaluated to see if speech therapy would be […]

A Sweet Ending: Chocolate Cream Tart with Pecan Shortbread Crust

Cream pies can be tricky. While most have to be made day-of, let’s be honest—when entertaining, although desserts are often the easiest item to get done the day before, I think this recipe tastes even better the next day! The rich chocolate pudding filling pairs perfectly with the pecan shortbread crust, so that the tart […]

“Healthy Made Simple” – Your Time, Your Health, Your Way

Few things are better than fresh, homecooked meals using real ingredients that are full of natural flavor. With so much going on in our busy lives, having meals like this every night of the week is virtually impossible. Inevitably, we will cave to the ease of fast food, takeout and frozen dinners that are full […]

March 2019: From the Heart

Welcome to North Carolina and our crazy, erratic weather!  The time of year when you’re not sure if you need to wear a sweater or shorts.  From the blossoming trees and daffodils peeking their heads out, one would certainly think spring has already sprung. Perhaps the groundhog was right this year and we will have […]

“I Need a Word!” – Five Benefits of Crossword Puzzles

Crossword puzzles have been around far longer than you may realize.  The concept was invented by a journalist in Liverpool and first published in the Sunday edition of the New York World on December 21st, 1913.  Within the first decade of publication, crossword puzzles were in most US newspapers.  Crossword puzzles are now considered the most […]