North Carolina

I’m still working my way through the birthday challenge bucket list! I’ve completed 15 out of 30 and plans are in place to complete the remaining items before my 30th birthday in July!


I look at life differently since starting this list. I have cut things out of my life that don’t bring me joy. I’ve learned that I really love scuba diving. So much that I’ve decided to become PADI certified. I’ve read more this year.

And more importantly, I’ve made great memories with friends by intentionally setting aside time to squeeze every last drop out of life.

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We’re only about 4 hours from Huntersville, North Carolina. It’s a beautiful little town right on Lake Norman. My husband had to go there for his job, and we spent the week checking out the town while he was working. Click here to see Part 1 first. DAY 2: We visited Historic Rural Hill. Rural Retreat, as it was […]

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My husband had to travel to North Carolina for work for a week, and the girls and I decided to tag along. We used TripAdvisor to find restaurants and things to do around Lake Norman and Huntersville during the day while he was working. DAY 1: Carolina Raptor Center — It’s rated the #2 thing […]

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