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The Most Stunning Beauty Trends for the 2017 Bride

Whether you're having a traditional church wedding or a destination beach wedding, stylish brides will want to know about these stunning wedding beauty and hairstyles trends this year. We've rounded up the best and hottest bridal beauty tips and trends for 2017 to help you prepare for yo... View the full post »

The Best Things To Do in Emerald Isle Right Now

It's February and Emerald Isle, NC has a lot to offer you and your family. If you read our previous post about things we love in February on the Crystal Coast of North Carolina, you already know that this area is booming with big events and awesome things to do. Let's zoom in and focus i... View the full post »

3 Things to Love About February on the Crystal Coast

It's hard to believe that February is almost here, but it is. Where does the time go? We're well into a new year and another new month is on the horizon. Before long, spring is going to make its presence fully known (we've had a few sneak peaks already) with warmer temperatures, more... View the full post »

Why Emerald Isle is the Place to Invest Your Time and Money

Emerald Isle, North Carolina is known for its 12 miles of pristine shoreline, beautiful beaches, sparkling blue-green Atlantic waters, and family-friendly atmosphere which are all complemented with a good dose of Southern charm and a friendly, welcoming community. Whether you choose to visit and... View the full post »

This Event is the Sweetest Thing on the Crystal Coast

You do know what February on the Crystal Coast means, right? Here's a few hints. It's dark. It's rich. It's sweet. It's indulgent. It's delicious. Have you guessed? If you guessed chocolate, you are correct! It is most definitely all about chocolate this month on the Crys... View the full post »

What You Need to Know About a Wedding on the NC Coast

Are you in search of a beach wedding destination on the breathtaking North Carolina coast where there are stunning shorelines, picturesque sunsets and idyllic beaches where nature's backdrop can be your wedding canvas? Then look no further. We've gathered up all of the wedding informatio... View the full post »

The Most Important Reasons You Need Emerald Isle in Your Life

  Are you craving the sun, sand, salt and sea? Then you need a little Emerald Isle, North Carolina in your life! In fact, there are plenty more important reasons to make Emerald Isle a bigger part of your life. We're pretty sure you'll agree that everything is better at the beach and... View the full post »

Dive into Your New Year with a Splash at the Penguin Plunge

Are you ready to make a big splash on the beach this New Year both literally and figuratively? Perfect! Atlantic Beach on North Carolina's Crystal Coast is the place to be this January 1st. The annual Penguin Plunge is for the adventurous thrill seekers who don't mind getting a little sa... View the full post »

New Year Resolutions That Will Make a Powerful Difference in Your Life

You know what they say, the one constant thing in life is change. This time of year usually involves some reflection of the past and a looking forward to the future. As we approach the new beginnings of a new year, why not choose to make some New Year's resolutions that are guaranteed to mak... View the full post »

3 of the Best Real Estate Resources Smart Home Buyers Know About

  Navigating the world of real estate can sometimes be an overwhelming task. It doesn't have to be! If you're a home buyer interested in making the wisest real estate decisions possible, then you'll want to follow the lead of the smart home buyers who have gone before you. It&... View the full post »

Easy Ways to Add a Taste of the South to Your Holiday Menu

If you're looking to add a taste of Southern comfort food to your holiday menu, then we have some excellent suggestions, along with the necessary recipes, just for you! Take your holiday meal to the next level with these palate-pleasing accompaniments that will add a taste of the South that&... View the full post »

One of the Best Places to Find Bargain Beach Real Estate in NC

So can you guess which Crystal Coast town was recently named as a top beach destination when it comes to finding affordable beach living? If you guessed Emerald Isle, North Carolina, you are correct! In a recent article by MarketWatch entitled "10 Beach Towns Where Real Estate is a Ba... View the full post »

What You Need to Know About Christmas in Emerald Isle

  Christmas in Emerald Isle is a magical holiday experience on the coast of North Carolina. It is the perfect blend of a holiday celebration and beach vacation all wrapped up in one beautiful package. Here are the highlights of a coastal Christmas spent on our beaches and in our family-fr... View the full post »

How to Have a Community Thanksgiving on the Crystal Coast

Thanksgiving is a time to get together with others in the spirit of thankfulness and gratitude. This holiday, why not think outside of your immediate family and extend your celebration with the community? It's a wonderful way to spend Thanksgiving in the presence of others, and of course, th... View the full post »

Top 10 Reasons To Be Thankful for Emerald Isle

  The month of November is always a good time to remind ourselves to be more thankful for the good things we get to enjoy in this life and to cultivate an attitude of gratitude all year long. That is the intent of this week's blog post. Whether you live in Emerald Isle or vacation on our... View the full post »