Viewing: Mother’s Day

Carolina Coffee Shop offers great food with a side of history

By on May 6, 2022

Taking mom out to eat for Mother’s Day is a perfect way to make her feel appreciated, and North Carolina has all kinds of great destinations to choose from. For those who want something with a unique and historic flair

Destination Dining in Saxapahaw

By on May 5, 2022

Nestled in the heart of Alamance County and about an hour’s ride from the Triangle is a dining destination that is sure to make your mom smile. Since 2008, the Saxapahaw General Store has been serving up breakfast, brunch, lunch

Have a farm-to-brunch Mother’s Day in Fayetteville

By on May 4, 2022

If you’re looking to take your mom out for a Mother’s Day brunch around the Sandhills, you have plenty of options. You may find just what you’re looking for at two spots in Fayetteville that source ingredients from North Carolina

Soar beyond mom’s expectations at The Blackbird Restaurant

By on May 2, 2022

If you are looking for a delicious and unique brunch destination for a Mother’s Day treat, the Blackbird Restaurant in Asheville provides the perfect setting with beautiful views and a variety of local dishes. The Blackbird Restaurant originally opened in

Flower farmers & florists navigating uncertain time this Mother’s Day

By on May 4, 2020

Mother’s Day and flowers seem to go hand-in-hand. This year – despite COVID-19 – that doesn’t have to be any different. Flower farmers and florists are still working and depending on customers to help them stay in business. While the

Still shopping for Mother’s day? Hint: Moms love the Farmers Market

By on May 9, 2018

Treat mom to a trip to the farmers market this Mother’s Day weekend. Cut flowers, baked goods, nursery plants, crafts and more will be available. Our farmers will have fresh fruits, vegetables, meats, seafood, honey and more to create a delicious

In the Kitchen with Brian and Lisa: Mile-high Strawberry Pie

By on May 10, 2012

WRAL reporter Brian Shrader and our own Lisa Prince feature seasonal recipes in their Got to Be Good Cookin’ segment using ingredients grown and available right here in North Carolina. Here’s a unique idea for a Mother’s Day present: This

Strawberry Day at the Piedmont Triad Farmers Market

By on May 10, 2012

There is nothing quite like the sweet taste of a fresh strawberry. If you agree, be sure to stop by the Piedmont Triad Farmers Market for Strawberry Day Friday, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The celebration includes free samples

Celebrate (unofficial) Take Your Mother to Market Day

By on May 6, 2011

Mother’s Day is this weekend, and you still have time to show your mother how much you appreciate her with a trip to a local farmers market. State farmers markets are located in Asheville, Charlotte, Colfax, Raleigh and Lumberton, and

Don’t forget Mother’s Day

By on May 5, 2010

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, there are an estimated 82.8 million mothers in the United States. Many of those mothers will receive flowers for Mother’s Day this Sunday, and there is a good chance their flowers were grown in