June 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 10pm. 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 -Bluewater Read More

Blueberry Tart

Ingredients 1 cup all-purpose flour 2 tablespoons sugar 1/8 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup cold butter 1 tablespoon vinegar Filling: 4 cups fresh blueberries, divided 2/3 cup sugar 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg Directions In a small bowl, combine flour, sugar, and salt; cut in butter until crumbly. Add Read More

Strawberry Potstickers

Ingredients: 3 ounces milk chocolate chips 1/4 cup half-and-half cream 1 teaspoon butter 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon POT STICKERS: 2 cups chopped fresh strawberries 3 ounces milk chocolate chips 1 tablespoon brown sugar 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 32 eggroll (also known as wonton, spring roll or gyoza) wrappers 1 large egg, lightly Read More

Local Events May 2019

MAY1 Farmers Market at Poplar Grove Wed 8 AM · Farmers Market at Poplar Grove · Wilmington, NC Festapalooza! Wed 11:30 AM · UNCW · Wilmington, NC Festival of Flowers Wed 4 PM · 101 Stone Chimney Place · Supply, NC MAY2 Mark Teachey – The Music of Glen Campbell & Jim Croce Thu 6:30 PM · Cameron Art Museum · Wilmington, NC Read More

Luxury Portfolio Spotlight

SEA SPRAY LA JOLLA LA JOLLA, CA, USA Ideally situated on over one acre of oceanfront land on La Jolla’s premier street, 6266 Camino de la Costa is pure California real estate gold. The irreplicable location on a promontory lot, forward of adjacent neighbors, affords the home a rare combination of direct ocean views that Read More

Meyer Lemon Mimosas

Meyer Lemon Mimosas are a super simple beverage made with a Meyer lemon simple syrup and champagne! Brunch will thank you. Ingredients 1/4 cup Meyer lemon juice (about 2 medium Meyer lemons, juiced) 3/4 cup water 1 cup granulated sugar 1 bottle of champagne sprinkles or sanding sugar and Meyer lemon slices to garnish Instructions Read More

Luxury Portfolio Spotlight

STERLING HOUSE LONG BAY, WEST END, BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS The villa is designed for tropical living with mosaic tiled infinity pool connected to the front verandah. The Great Room is open to both the swimming pool terrace and the covered side verandah with its BBQ area and outdoor kitchen. The Great Room has comfortable leather Read More

April Events 2019

APR1 Pleasure Island Restaurant Week Mon 4:30 PM · Freddie’s Restaurant of Kure Beach · Kure Beach, NC HOLISTIC BIRDING AND BIRDING BY EAR Mon 7 PM · Halyburton Park · Wilmington, NC APR2 Campbell Baseball vs. UNC Wilmington Tue 6 PM · Jim Perry Stadium · Buies Creek, NC APR3 2019 NC Azalea Festival Queen’s Coronation Wed 3 PM · Read More

Layered Cereal Treats

Ingredients: 12 tablespoons butter divided 9 cups mini marshmallows divided 12 cups puffed rice cereal Food coloring in spring colors Directions: Butter the inside of a 9”x13” baking dish. Place 2 tablespoons of butter and 1 1/2 cups mini marshmallows in a medium mixing bowl. Microwave on high for 1.5-2 minutes, until butter, is melted Read More