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  • Find North Carolina's best museums in Raleigh
    Find North Carolina's best museums in Raleigh
    There are wonderful museums you could visit in Raleigh, North Carolina and free admission to them is a bonus! Whether you're a resident or just visiting for the weekend, here are a few museums you must visit.North Carolina Museum of Natural...
  • Taco Bell is testing Cap'n Crunch Delights.
    Taco Bell testing Cap'n Crunch cereal-coated donut holes?
    Taco Bell is testing out a new breakfast item called Cap’n Crunch Delights. Yes, your favorite fast food taco chain is teaming up with your favorite childhood sugar-laced breakfast cereal to create a new food item primed for its breakfast...
  • MATEO Bar de Tapas
    Eat Like Miró at MATEO
    Joan Miró once told Voguethat food “is a very serious subject, especially from a poetic point of view.” Therefore, may I suggest that you give some serious thought to the late brunch you’ll enjoy before you take in the current...
  • Rainbow and Sushi Lulu rolls at North Raleigh's Sushi Lulu restaurant.
    Perhaps consider skipping North Raleigh's Sushi Lulu
    Sushi Lulu in North Raleigh is okay. It’s a fine establishment and there’s really nothing to spurn, and there’s also nothing to particularly laud about it either.On a Friday night at 7:30 p.m. my dining partners and I were there,...
  • Waffle House offers couples a candle-lit dinner on Valentine's Day.
    Scrambling for last-minute plans for Valentine’s Day? Try Waffle House
    If you’re still scrambling for plans for Valentine’s Day, America’s beloved waffle and hashbrowns outpost has a suggestion: a romantic, candle-lit dinner at Waffle House.Waffle House announced last week that for the eighth...
  • 6 must-eat dishes for Chinese New Year
    6 must-eat dishes for Chinese New Year
    The Chinese New Year holiday falls on Thursday, Feb. 19 this year, the Year of the Sheep. For Chinese families, the holiday’s eve marks a time to convene with friends and family. Families and friends will often get together to share a meal...
  • Walmart faces shopping bag shortage at one Supercenter
    Not that super at one local Walmart center
    No paper or plastic? Shoppers begin using new methods to bag it up as one local Walmart faces an usual bag shortage. Trouble in Walmart paradise?The Crescent Commons Walmart, located along Kildaire Farm Road in Cary, only supplied large or extra...
  • Romantic dinner date
    Shore up your dinner plans for Valentine's Day 2015
    As Valentine’s Day draws near, more restaurants are posting their menus for the special holiday. Here’s a round-up Valentine’s Day specials to share with your sweetheart:Poole’s Diner: Poole’s is offering a prix-fixe...
  • Rye Bar and Southern Kitchen in Raleigh
    11 romantic dinner date ideas for Valentine's Day 2015
    1. For the foodie: StanburyI’ve recommended Stanbury in the past and I’ll continue to recommend the fare at the cozy little restaurant nestled inside the Mordecai/Oakwood neighborhood. The food is innovative and fun, and with dishes...
  • Best noodle soups in Raleigh and Durham.
    4 of the best noodle soups for the soul (or to battle the cold weather)
    When the temperature dips below the freezing mark, I crave one specific food: noodle soup. In my humble opinion, noodle soup provides the perfect antidote to cold weather—there’s no better feeling than cradling a warm bowl of the good...
  • 2015 Restaurant and Food Trends to Watch
    6 food and restaurant trends to watch in 2015
    2015 is in full swing. So, what restaurant and food trends can we expect in 2015? Technomic, a restaurant and food service consulting firm, recently released its list of 2015 Food Trends. Here is a closer look at some of the restaurant and food...
  • Raleigh's Tupelo Honey Cafe
    The straight buzz: Raleigh's Tupelo Honey Cafe is sweet, but old memories sting
    I’ll admit it. I am a little biased towards the original Tupelo Honey Café location in downtown Asheville.It is about waxing nostalgic on post-college road trips nursing hangovers with honey-drizzled biscuits in between gulps of saccharine...
  • Raleigh's Organic Festival
    Three new Raleigh restaurants that will help you eat healthier
    As the New Year is quickly approaching, deciding on those pesky resolutions will be on the mind of many.And for those many, the goals of eating healthier and losing weight will likely once again be amongst the resolutions list. Fortunately, in...
  • Kids can eat free at these Raleigh restaurants.
    Raleigh restaurants where kids can eat for free
    As most parents know, feeding kids can be expensive especially around the holiday season when money can be tight.Luckily, for parents, many Raleigh and Triangle-area restaurants offer “kids eat free” deals during the week.Below is a...
  • Raleigh is a great place to visit during the holidays
    5 festive reasons to visit Raleigh, N.C. during the holidays
    Raleigh,N.C. is filled with rich Southern history and small-town city charm in a very big way. Raleigh was founded in 1792 as North Carolina’s capital city. It was named for Sir Walter Raleigh, who attempted to establish the first English...