Hooray for the FM!

Month: May 2012

Hooray for the FM!

One of my favorite things about summer, aside from the gorgeous weather, cold beer, and al fresco dining, is the return of the Raleigh Downtown Farmers Market. Ahhhh, it relaxes me even to type it. Even though I’ve been slow to dive into buying my food locally (I’m buying lots more than ever before), it has always made me giddy to visit the market. I think it’s the social aspect – it’s like going to a big picnic where everyone is meandering around, chatting with the vendors, and making their purchases. And let’s not forget the sampling. Sampling! From April through October, the tents go up

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Brace Yourself for Getting Braces as an Adult

I recently did something without doing much research, and honestly, without thinking it through. This is a little out of character for me, and I hope I learned a valuable lesson young lady! It’s like I forgot who I was. What did I do, you ask? I got braces. Gasp! Sounds harmless, right? And so many people get them for good reason, so what’s the big deal? Let me start with saying I completely understand that there are many reasons people need braces. To correct things like a bite that is off, overbite, underbite, all of which can cause headaches and even backaches, and also to correct

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