Ladles-Great Soup at New OBX Restaurant

Something that almost never happens on the Outer Banks is a new business-especially a restaurant-opening in the dead of winter. But Ladles, a soup and sandwich shop in Kill Devil Hills, has defied all expectations and opened in December. Judging by the lines at the cash register, new owners Laurie Harvin and Vicky Katona got … Continue reading Ladles-Great Soup at New OBX Restaurant

OBX Duck & Wind Fest Tickets Go On Sale

We may be getting a little ahead of ourselves with this one but for the 2015 Duck and Wine Festival go on sale online at Coastal Provisions Market on Sunday, February 1. There will be a limited number of tickets available at Cravings in Duck and Coastal Provisions Market in Southern Shores starting Monday, February … Continue reading OBX Duck & Wind Fest Tickets Go On Sale

Outer Banks Nor’easter Here and Gone

Timing, so the saying goes, is everything, and for the nor’easter that just exited the Outer Banks, the timing was just about perfect-the peak of the storm came through last night at about the same time as low tide and the moon phase is waxing crescent, just past the new moon. The result is no … Continue reading Outer Banks Nor’easter Here and Gone

Great Outer Banks Weekend

A great weekend on the Outer Banks with the Wedding Expo on Saturday and Sunday and then late afternoon after the front passed through the seas smoothed out and the break was even. It wasn’t the greatest surf conditions ever, but the waves were rideable and easy to get to. Which creates a dilemma-what to … Continue reading Great Outer Banks Weekend

Make Plans for OBX Wedding Expo

John Wright, owner of Sanctuary Vineyards in Currituck discusses wedding plans at the 2014 Expo. Brides and grooms-the Outer Banks Wedding Association Wedding Expo is this weekend and if plans to attend have not already been made, make them if an Outer Banks wedding is planned. There is a reason why the Outer Banks has … Continue reading Make Plans for OBX Wedding Expo

Art Show Brings Out Outer Banks Community

The paintings of Jeeica Pace-Berkely at Glenn Eure's Ghost Fleet Gallery in Nags Head. One of the great parts to living on the Outer Banks is the sense of community that seems to be so much a part of everyday life. Every place has their traditions and gathering times and to be sure, we’re no … Continue reading Art Show Brings Out Outer Banks Community

Outer Banks Wedding Expo Coming Soon

Chef Wes Stepp of Red Sky Cafe in Duck at the 2014 Wedding Expo. Now that January is officially here it’s time to start thinking about what the New Year will bring and for families and couples that are planning a wedding or a family gathering, try to get to the Outer Banks for the … Continue reading Outer Banks Wedding Expo Coming Soon