Small Business Spotlight – I Like It Here Club

Reading Time: 6 minutes

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

Reading Time: 6 minutes

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

Reading Time: 5 minutes

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…

Small Business Spotlight – Brewmasters

Reading Time: 5 minutes

Supporting small businesses is a passion area of mine – and hopefully, yours too! Small businesses are invaluable in the creation of diversity in the workplace, keeping more money in our communities, and serving as a cultural representation of our cities.  To help bring awareness to our local community makers and…

Small Business Spotlight – CK Creations

Reading Time: 3 minutes

Happy April! Supporting small businesses is a passion area of mine – and hopefully yours too. These businesses are invaluable in the creation of diversity in the workplace, keeping more money in our communities, and serving as a cultural representation of our cities. To help bring awareness to our local community…