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Small Business Spotlight – I Like It Here Club

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The first time I learned about I Like It Here Club was at a pop-up for First Friday in downtown Raleigh. I was immediately drawn to the delicate pieces that inspired me just by looking at them. The Club’s pieces matched the persona of their maker, Jessie…

#SecondHandSeptember – My Favorite Local Triangle Shops & Online Stores to Shop Second-Hand

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Did you know that every week, 11 million clothing items end up in a landfill? Globally, we consume an estimated 80 billion new pieces of clothing each year. This has significantly increased over the last two decades (an estimated 400%). I’m a little late to the game on…

Small Business Spotlight – Durham Distillery

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Gin Fizz, Gin & Tonic, & Martinis – oh my! And that’s just naming a few of my favorite gin cocktails. Lucky for us North Carolinians because we’re home to one of the best gin distilleries in the country – Durham Distillery. In fact, they were…

#BTS of Health & Happiness

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Some of you might remember that at the beginning of May I spoke at the first part of a six part storytelling event sponsored by WeWork Durham and Lululemon and hosted by Rain Bennett from Six Second Stories. The Health & Happiness series was designed as a space for members…

The Doctorette Gazette – Vol. 4

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Something that has been on my mind since my last Gazette is balance.  Society tell us we need it. “Hustle” culture make us feel like we can (& are supposed to) get it. Social media inundates us with people who we think have achieved it. Others like to tell…