Home & Garden

7 Antiques We Found at the Chartreuse Barn Sale

Once a month, an old barn in Thomasville becomes an antique hunter’s paradise. Writer Jodi Helmer reveals how to find the best pieces for your own home.


Winston-Salem’s Safe Bus Provided a Space for Community

A Winston-Salem bus company — at one point the largest black-owned transportation company in the world — became a community touchstone whose story lives on today.


Family Tradition: Ready, Set, Sled!

When the snow hits, winter thrill-seekers of all ages take part in a time-honored snow-day tradition. They head for the hills, sleds in tow.


Generations of Love in a Cast-Iron Skillet

Many family heirlooms are too fragile to use often, if ever. A well-seasoned skillet is different. Everyday use enriches its flavor, and its story.


8 Stages of Becoming a North Carolinian

You can live in North Carolina for a long time, but still find yourself feeling like a newcomer as different stages of your life unfold.