Memories with a Granddad

We began our series, For the Love of Lexington, with a visit to the Junior Order Home…an appropriate first glance at Lexington, where my grandfather’s love of this town really began. To conclude this series, I’m getting a little personal, friends....

Satisfy the Sweet Tooth

A few hours into the work day, my sweet tooth shifts into high gear. Momma knows that when lunch is over, we have one stop to make before heading back to the office. On today’s edition of For the Love of Lexington, I’m taking you to my absolute favorite...

Breakfast and Lunch in Lexington

  Well let me tell you something, my friend. I know two things incredibly well: awesome coffee and a solid meal. Today, on this edition of For the Love of Lexington, I’m taking you to two of my favorite spots in Lexington, where I find both: Perfect Blend...

Gifts and Garb in Lexington

When I was a little girl, my favorite kind of Saturday was either spent cheering on the Tar Heels or window shopping along Uptown Lexington’s Main Street. Those hometown Saturday mornings remain some of my sweetest memories. We’d start with breakfast at...

Errands in Lexington

  Another edition of For the Love of Lexington, and today might be the yummiest (and most practical) tour yet! Around town, we have a couple “big box” stores, as most towns would. Food Lion is a few miles from National’s front door. Lowe’s...