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Yesterday I went to see my sister! Sometimes I just feel the need to get out of town and she gives me the perfect excuse! She lives about an hour and a half from me in Raleigh (A big city in North Carolina!) So she’s not too far for a day trip, and I make it often! I love to see her and force her to hang out with me LOL. When I got there we headed…

“Wait! Lemme get my sunnies on and hide dis face.” 😂 On Saturday my friend Starr came to visit me and we drove out to Durham for good food and this State Park! It’s the closest mountain I could find for hiking (I’m craving some west NC vibes lately..) and even though most wouldn’t even consider it a mountain, but more of a “bluff”, it was still cool! The trails are pretty well maintained and aside…

I’m so glad that after 8 years living in North Carolina, we finally got to visit the Biltmore Estate! My siblings were not as excited as me and my parents were because in their heads, we were planning to “walk around an old house for 3 hours” and that’s totally not what happens!! There is so much more going on here, so if you’re unfamiliar with the Biltmore Estate’s history and what actually happens during your visit, then you’re in luck!…

FINALLY! I’ve been dying to go since it started warming up and we finally had the time to. I was pretty adamant about doing this on the Outer Banks because I needed to see the ocean, so we paid a little more to do it there. Kayaking isn’t an expensive thing to do, but at the beach, it’s always more. We went to Kitty Hawk Kayaks + Surf School and paid 25$/hour, but an hour…

I’m not a huge Nascar fan, no one in my family really is except my parents, but this was such a cool experience and it’s something everyone should do at least once in their lifetime! My brother and the rest of the CCHS Coast Guard JLP Color Guard group were invited to present colors in the pre-race show, so we all packed up and went to Charlotte! We got infield passes and got to walk…