May 2017 House Projects

Welcome to May! As they say April showers bring May flowers!! Here are our Top 5 Projects for May – Are you ready to start planting your flowers? It’s time to get all your containers filled with beautiful flowers. Plan a visit to your local nursery and stock up on all their beautiful plants and…

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OBX Events: May 2017

Plenty of events going on around the Outer Banks of North Carolina! Check them out below. Calendar of Events May 1, 2017 Currituck County Board of Commissioners 6:00 pm May 1, 2017 Kitty Hawk Town Council Meeting 6 pm May 1, 2017 9am Dare County Board of Commissioners Meeting May 2, 2017 Southern Shores Town…

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Cooking with Chef Sam Martin

Espresso Pots De Crème Yields: 30 pots Ingredients: 12 oz. chocolate chips 12 oz. chopped chocolate (from the block) 4 tsp finely ground espresso (put 1 pod in coffee grinder) 1 tbsp. vanilla extract 4 cups whole milk 2-2/3 cups heavy cream 16 egg yolks 8 oz. sugar ¼ teaspoon salt Process: Put chocolate, espresso and…

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Fun Facts: Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina

Here’s 10 things to know about Kill Devil Hills: Chartered in 1953 One of the most populated towns on the Outer Banks Is known as the “Birthplace of Aviation” Location of The Wright Brothers National Memorial First Flight Airstrip added to the Wright Brothers National Memorial in 1963. Location: 36* 1’ 32” N 75* 40’…

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Sandy Joins Outer Banks Hospital Development Council

In January, the Outer Banks Hospital Development Council honored Sandy by asking her to become a member.  Sandy has served on the sponsorship committee the past few years and chaired the sponsorship committee for the 2017 OHB Gala, which gave her the opportunity to see all the good things the Development Council and the Outer…

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OBX Events: April 2017

April brings lots of fun events to the Outer Banks.  Check them out here, plus the local community meetings 1.      April 1, 2017 Outer Banks Wedding Showcase at the Sanderling Resort 2.      April 1, 2017  Dare County Easter Eggstravaganza, 1:30 pm-3:00 pm 3.      April 1, 2017  Kill Devil Hills TRASH ATTACK EVENT, 9am-1pm. RAIN DATE…

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April 2017 House Projects

By April, spring is in full swing and there are many projects around the home that you can undertake to keep things looking fresh. Here are some of the projects we recommend. Here are our Top 5 Projects for April: Power washing: Power wash your home, decks and rails, and outdoor furniture. If you don’t…

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