Luxury Portfolio Spotlight

Upscale, resort-style four bedrooms, 3.2 bathroom luxury residence perched on a knoll top, offering exquisite views from Mauna Kea to Maui, including year-round sunsets, the entire coastline to Kona and winter whale watching!! Set up for entertaining, with open floor plan, taking advantage of the blue ocean views in all directions, with two bedrooms on Read More


Butternut Squash Soup

Ingredients: 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 1 medium onion, chopped 1 – 2 to 3-pound butternut squash, peeled, seeded and cubed 6 cups of chicken stock Salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste Garnish: Pecans & nutmeg and heavy cream Instructions: 1.  Cut squash into 1-inch chunks. In large pot melt butter. Add onion and Read More


September Events

SEP1 Port City’s Top Comic Competition Sun 7 PM · Dead Crow Comedy · Wilmington, NC Summer Music Series 2019 with Back of the Boat Tour Sun 4 PM · Bluewater Waterfront Grill · Wrightsville Beach, NC Beach Clean-Up & Bonfire Sun 1 PM · Carolina Beach, NC · Carolina Beach, NC Movies at the Carolina Beach Lake Featuring Wonder Park Read More


Luxury Spotlight: Local Resort, Vero Beach, South Bristol

RESORT STYLED FAMILY COMPOUND When only the best will do. ”Las Palmas” offers security, serenity, and privacy with the double villa lot setting completely fenced and gated. Located between the Intracoastal Waterway and Landfall’s Pete Dye Clubhouse and golf course, this resort styled family compound features two brick residences centered around an elegant saltwater pool Read More


August Events

1-Aug Boardwalk Blast: Live Music and Fireworks Thu, 6:30 – 9:00 PM – Carolina Beach Boardwalk, Carolina Beach Ave S – Carolina Beach, NC Overtyme in Concert Thu – Wrightsville Beach Park, 3 Bob Sawyer Dr – Wrightsville Beach, NC Billy Elliot: The Musical Thu, 7:30 PM – Opera House Theatre Company, 2011 Carolina Beach Read More


Fruit & Herb Infused Ice

Suggested Fruits & Veggies (juiced, pureed or chopped) Citrus | grapefruit, Meyer lemon, limes, oranges, tangerinesBerries | strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, blackberriesTropical | mango, pineapple, banana, kiwi, starfruit, papayaMelons | honeydew, cantaloupe, watermelonOther | apples, grapes, plums, peaches, cherries, pomegranate, pearsVegetables | cucumber, carrot juice, beet juiceHerbs | mint, spearmint, sage, rosemary, basil, cilantroSpices | ginger, Read More


Luxury Portfolio: Local Spotlight, Grand Cayman & Vero Beach

ONCE IN A LIFETIME PROPERTY WILMINGTON, NC, USA Once in a lifetime, the right property comes along…Awaken to breathtaking sunrises over the Intracoastal Waterway, inlet & ocean. No expense spared & no detail overlooked in this amazing residence resting on 10.5+ acres on the ICW, offering privacy & views galore from Wrightsville to Carolina Beach. Read More


July Events

Summer Weekly Events:  New Hanover County: Downtown Sundown Concert Series – Friday nights beginning May 24 through August 30, 2019.  The free concerts are from 6:30 to 10 pm. Fireworks by the Sea & Boardwalk Blast – Carolina Beach Boardwalk – Thursday nights during summer months Music: 6:30 PM | Fireworks: 9:00 PM Bluewater Summer Music Series Read More


Peach Butter

Ingredients 6 cups chopped peaches skin and pits removed 1/4 cup granulated sugar (more or less depending on sweetness of peaches) 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon 1 tsp lemon juice 1/2 tsp vanilla extract Instructions Place the peaches in a large pot. Stir in the sugar, cinnamon, and lemon juice. Heat mixture over medium heat for Read More