1 – Lo & Behold Natural Beauty Products – Lo & Behold is a 100% natural body care company based in Durham, NC. Using only the purest ingredients, we bring an air of delight to your day by handcrafting products with alluring aromas, luscious textures, and original local artwork.  We seriously love love LOVE all of her products. Give your mom a rest,  draw her a nice hot bath and let her enjoy her new body products!

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This week we focused on reaching out to some local friends to highlight their services and business. Today’s feature is the talented Sydney Durrett, owner, artist, and creative mind behind Durrett Designs!  I (Amanda) have been following Sydney’s pursuit of art and design ever since my early college days. Stemming from an art background myself, I enjoy watching Sidney’s journey in creating custom art and designs for local businesses, family and friends. Her collections feature cityscapes, skylines, spirit Animals and the newest of the new, Nudes! ⇒ Continue reading “DURRETT DESIGNS”


Nestled in Lafayette Village of North Raleigh, this southern kitchen showcases down south cooking and hospitality at its finest. About two months ago  Amanda recruited coworkers and friends to help find the perfect dining solution for her and her boyfriends 2 year anniversary. Since her boyfriend is a North Carolina born man, she ideally wanted somewhere that would serve up their best offering of  fried chicken. A friend suggested  Driftwood as a romantic yet casual option. The first trip was a success and now we have been back a handful of times!

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