Welcome to our Ramblings feature as we help you explore Lovely Things NC.
Nestled between the Great Smoky Mountains and the famous Blue Ridge Parkway, the tiny town of Sylva has a front row seat for some of the best mountain views in the entire state. (OnlyinOurState)
La Farm Bakery is a modern day boulangerie and cafe in the heart of Cary, North Carolina, just minutes from Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill. Their loaves are hand-crafted daily in a variety flavors, shapes, and sizes. Along with artisan breads, they also offer pastries, desserts, baked goods, and café items. (NCWeekend)
The school careers of two teenage girls who lived across town from each other — one black, one white — were altered by a court-ordered desegregation plan for Durham, NC in 1970. LaHoma and Cindy both found themselves at the same high school from different sides of a court-ordered racial “balancing act.” (FearringtonVillage)