How Do You Find Your Balance?  A Behind-the-Scenes Look at New Balance and Fleet Feet

PHOTOS BY JODIE BRIM CREATIVE  Keith and Emily Davis are the owners of Fleet Feet and New Balance.  As a family-owned business, they’ve invested much in our community and have become recognized leaders for their commitment to excellence and service.  However, the road hasn’t been easy. Keith shared that, “Most people look at us today […]

The Nutcracker: Welcoming the Holiday Spirit

The lush score, vivid staging and extraordinary performances that have made our UNCSA production a beloved holiday tradition have returned to the Stevens Center stage bringing with it the magic and energy of live performance. Nothing beats the thrill of live performance — for the artists and the audience,” said Chancellor Brian Cole. “Last year, amid […]

Anders Family Farm: Carrying on the Legacy

  Second-generation farmer Mark Anders started Anders Family Farm out of a passion for producing a high-quality harvest on the land he grew up on. For many years, Mark grew field vegetables like other farmers until he became captivated with the knowledge of water purification and the health benefits of hydroponics. But never could he […]

A Passion for Seafood & a Passion for the Community: Forsyth Seafood Market & Café’

  The mother-daughter team of Virginia Oden Hardesty and Ashley Hardesty Armstrong, owners of Forsyth Seafood Market & Café,’ share their passion for seafood with the Triad community. “We are passionate, consistent, and love our community.”  This message comes across loud and clear from these business leaders who have built a legacy of bringing happiness […]

December 2021 Brooke Notes

PHOTO BY JODIE BRIM CREATIVE   Hello, December! Here we are at the end of another year. I always take time in December to reflect and this year certainly brought me a lot of joy. I had the privilege of spending a lot of quality time with my grandparents who have lived four hours away […]

The ART Beat of Forsyth Woman: A.K. Landreth

A monthly column that keeps its finger on the pulse of Forsyth’s artists and their inspiring stories This month’s featured artist, A.K. Landreth, celebrates beauty through original and abstract art, allowing viewers the power to translate the story each piece is telling only to them in that exact  moment.   A.K. Landreth  | Abstract Expressionism […]

Ham & Swiss Sliders with a Peach-Poppyseed Glaze

  Servings: 12 Prep Time: 10 Cook Time: 25 Total Time: 35   Ingredients: 1 12-count package Hawaiian rolls 3/4 lb. ham, cooked, thinly sliced 3/4 lb. swiss cheese, thinly sliced 1/4 cup peach fruit spread 2-3 tsp. spicy brown mustard 1 tsp. extra virgin olive oil 1 tsp. poppyseeds 1/2 tsp. black pepper 1/4 […]

’Tis the Season for Renovation

  By: Kali Newlen-Burden | Photos by: J. Sinclair   A new season of life invites new opportunities and welcomes new dynamics at home. For the Rollinses, their next season arrived when their two children moved out from under their roof. Twenty-five years of memories and traditions were preserved within those walls, but the existing […]

December 2021 Women on the Move

Kelli Messick started Patiently Rooted in April of 2021. She wanted more people to adopt her love of plants and the many benefits they can provide. After a visit to the botanical gardens in Washington, D.C., she fell in love with being in a greenhouse and slowly turned her house into a little jungle. People […]

Going Forward

  We’d waited six years. We were finally pregnant and having twins (yes, TWINS)! My husband and I beamed like giddy children. We’d just look at each other and start giggling. TWINS! As TWINS magazines arrived at our doorstep, we dreamed, “Will we need a bigger car? Two nurseries?” Everything changed! We anticipated our appointment […]