The Rabbi and The Rector

Posted by - December 2, 2016

This is a story about two wise men—a rabbi and a rector. Written By: Lynn Ingram | Photographed By: Brendan Easlick It’s a story about celebrating what we have in common rather than focusing on our differences,and it’s a story about how making that choice can leave a legacy of love. First, a little downtown Wilmington

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Santa’s Sugar Cookies

Posted by - December 2, 2016

Sugar Cookies Ingredients 1 cup (2 sticks) butter, softened 1½ cups granulated sugar 1 egg (room temperature, set out first) 2¼ cups all-purpose flour ½ teaspoon baking powder ½ teaspoon Kosher salt 1 teaspoon vanilla ¼ cup granulated sugar for rolling cookies Instructions Preheat oven to 350º F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper or

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Home for Christmas

Posted by - November 30, 2016

One family’s forever home blends West Coast and East Coast architecture for a Cali-Carolina coastal fusion. Meet the Brodeurs as they deck their halls in preparation for their first Christmas in Middle Sound. Written By Marimar McNaughton | Photographed by Lisa McCall | Styled by Stephanie Martins Celebrating Christmas in their new home, the Brodeurs of Middle

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Restaurant Style Thanksgiving

Posted by - October 27, 2016

Written By: Heather Lee Gordy | Photos By: Lisa Chambers Photography Meet Executive Chef, Jameson Chavez, and Executive Pastry Chef, Rebeca Edelmira Alvarado-Paredes—two talented chefs from the freshest restaurant in Wilmington, manna. Since opening November 3, 2010, manna has kept a positive reputation and held true to their commitment to “buy as local as possible”

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An Ode to Boats

Posted by - October 27, 2016

Written By: Travis Harrington | Photos Courtesy of SimmonsSeaSkiff.com For many residents or frequenters of coastal plain towns throughout North Carolina, there is something incredibly comforting and remarkable about the way that the surrounding bodies of water intertwine with the land. They grow into each other, but they never seem to impose. Being a Wilmington

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