Your 2015 Artful Shop-portunities

Can you believe it’s November already? A quick check of upcoming calendar events confirms that holiday-themed artisan & craft market high season rapidly approaches here in the Triangle. Many favorite artisan markets return, while monthly craft markets expand their offerings. I’ve compiled currently available information on the markets in our area and will make updates as … [Read more…]

Yes, October will be Outstanding Indeed

Ah, October. I can see you from the precipice of September and you look outstanding. How outstanding do you look? Let me count the ways. |UPDATE | Sooo the first weekend of October was kind of a wash out because of all that rain, resulting in cancellations. But there’s still half a month remaining and … [Read more…]

What Would a Localista Do in Durham this Weekend? Revel in it.

Sure, it’s a question you ask yourself each week around this time, what to do with your weekend. I ask myself that very same question and here’s how I’d answer myself if I was planning to spend this weekend, June 19 – 21, in Durham. Friday, the third Friday especially, is the perfect time to … [Read more…]