Getaway Color Ways: Remembering Billy Graham

  On Wednesday, February 21, 2018, we were saddened to hear the news of North Carolina native Billy Graham's passing. Known as "America's Pastor", Graham was a well-known and well-loved man who spent his life teaching and helping others around the world. He was born and raised in the queen … [Read more...]

New Strength & New Thoughts

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Getaway Color Ways: Reed Gold Mine

Today we're heading to Midland, located in Cabarrus County, to the site of the very first documented gold find in the United States which is now known as Reed Gold Mine. The mine is also one of 27 North Carolina Historic Sites.   The first bit of gold was discovered by a farmer named … [Read more...]

Love and a Little Chocolate

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Getaway Color Ways: International Book Giving Day

We all know next Wednesday is a special day for lovers.....and no, I'm not talking about Valentines Day lovers! I'm talking about BOOK lovers! February 14th is International Book Giving Day, as well as Library Lovers Day. The goal of International Book Giving Day is simple: get books into the … [Read more...]

All About the Attitude

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Getaway Color Ways: Carolina Chocolate Festival

February is one sweet month! Not only is it National Chocolate Month, February 1st is National Dark Chocolate Day, February 14th is National Cream-Filled Chocolates Day, February 19th is National Chocolate Mint Day, and February 28th is National Chocolate Souffle Day. Whew! After taking a look at … [Read more...]

Normality is a Paved Road

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Getaway Color Ways: Astronomy Days at NC Museum of Natural Sciences

  Today, we're heading to the NC Museum of Natural Sciences. Located in Raleigh, the NCMNS is the state’s most visited attraction, as well as the largest museum of its kind in the entire southeastern US. Their goal is to educate the public about the natural world surrounding us with fun, … [Read more...]

It’s the Reaction That Counts

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