Category Archives: Lifestyle

Best EVER Cheese Pizza


by Caroline Hurley
In case you didn't get it from the title this is the BEST EVER cheese pizza. Patrick and I have been doing this thing where we don't eat out except for on the weekends. It was easy for us to get in the habit of stopping on the way home to pick up dinner and it can add  a little extra stress to the wallet and waistline. One night last week I had the plan to make cheese pizza. Cheap. Easy. Delicious. I did a quick google search for pizza dough and Pioneer Woman's pizza crust came up. We all Read more [...]

Carrot and Cucumber Ginger Slaw


by Caroline Hurley
  Hi friends! Have you ever been to a Japanese steak house and had a ginger salad dressing? And have you ever tried to buy the same thing at the store with no luck? Okay...brace yourself...Harris Teeter sells a dressing that tastes exactly like it! I have been living off this stuff ever since I discovered it for the first time. The brand is called Naturally Fresh and you can find it with the refrigerated salad dressings near the produce. They have other great dressings too. It comes Read more [...]

Beachy Art


by Caroline Hurley
You can't grow up in North Carolina without loving the beach. If you know me you know that my personal style is colorful and summery pretty much all year round. My apartment is no different. It reminds me of a beach house and I love it! One of the ways that I have incorporated coastal accents in my apartment is through beachy art. I know that I am by no means a professional but that's all right by me. I like being able to paint exactly what I'm looking for instead of spending extra time and money Read more [...]

Bathroom Counter Storage


by Caroline Hurley
After living in a dorm I learned a lot about organization. Fitting all of your stuff in a small room you share with another person is not that easy. It gets especially tricky when it comes to storing toiletries and hair styling tools. In my dorm we didn't have our own bathrooms so we did all of our getting ready in our rooms.  Think about all those cords for hair dryers, curling irons, computer, lights, coffee maker, TV, stereo, etc. with about 4 outlets in the room. It gives me the shakes just Read more [...]

Cheetah girl.


by Caroline Hurley
Patrick's family got me this beautiful scarf. After four years it's safe to say they know me all too well. I pretty much love any type of cheetah print accessory. Shoes, scarves, belts...you name it. So when they thought of me when they saw this scarf they hit the nail on the head! Its really nice when people send you a card or gift just because. Its something I need to do more often.   Patrick and I hit up the Mebane outlets this past Saturday to make some size exchanges from Christmas. Read more [...]