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Antique malls are rather like Forrest Gump’s box of chocolates: you never know what you’re going to get. Some antique malls are dirty and poorly lit, some are craft shops disguised as antique dealers, and some have the same pawed-over and over-priced merchandise that they had five years ago. Fortunately for the thousands of would-be […]

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Raffaldini Vineyards, Ronda, North Carolina

by admin on October 27, 2010

Where to begin…Raffaldini Vineyards one of the most beautiful places I have been and this is a place where I continue to go. I have been enjoying the wines of Raffaldini Vineyards for over four years now and they continue to surprise me with another Master Piece at every visit. When you first pull into […]

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Shadow Springs Vineyard, Hamptonville, NC

by admin on October 27, 2010

Shadow Springs Vineyard is located in Hamptonville and the one things I love is the drive there is in Amish Country.  That in itself should tell you a little about how serene the area where Shadow Springs rests. Each visit to Shadow Springs is always a pleasant one.  The drive, the views, the beautiful tasting room, the wines […]

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Historic Downtown Elkin, North Carolina

by admin on October 27, 2010

Change is ever-present, and in the last forty-odd years, that change is very much evident in downtowns all across the USA. Elkin is no exception. Once upon a time, a visit to downtown Elkin could take you to big chain stores such as Belk, Rose’s, JC Penny, A&P and others. Once upon a time, there […]

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