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A Day in Southport, NC

A Day in Southport, NC

Oftentimes when I have mentioned Southport, NC in conversation, people immediately ask me about Nicholas Sparks. To be fair, there have been a few movies filmed there and Nicholas Sparks does fondly write about southeastern North Carolina, but I don’t think Southport should be known […]

Friday Links – May 4th, 2018

Friday Links – May 4th, 2018

After a little break, we’re back with Friday Links! First off, I want to announce some big changes to Roots, Hooves, and Honey! We’re growing, and we’re adding staff writers!   A big welcome to our first new addition, Marisa Stickel. She already has some […]

Braswell Family Farms

Braswell Family Farms

I recently had a chance to tour the facilities at Braswell Family Farms, located in Nashville, NC. Heading into their 75th year of production, this fourth-generation family-owned company is the 2nd largest Eggland’s Best franchise and the leading producer of private label specialty eggs. I […]

Friday Links – February 16th, 2018

Friday Links – February 16th, 2018

Happy Friday! It’s beautiful here on the coast, and it’s FINALLY feeling like spring! Bring it on guys!!! Here’s what caught my eye this week! -A BIG congrats to all the North Carolina James Beard 2018 Restaurant and Chef Award semifinalists! David Bauer, Farm & Sparrow, […]