Day To Day Adventures

All work and no play makes Avery a dull boy! Every Monday stop in and check out recently checked off items from my Bucket List. Some are little things and others are massive but no matter what they are its always a fun read.

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On My Honor

Scouting is at tradition that has been part of my life since I was a young boy.

Today I remain actively involved with the Boy Scouts of America at a District Level and check out these posts related to scouting and the wide range of skills it provides.

Updates every Tuesday!

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Durham Tobacco District

Fun In The Triangle

Do you reside in the Triangle (Durham, Chapel Hill, Cary, & Raleigh)? Looking for something to do this weekend? Drop by on Wednesdays and check out what cool event is going on in the Triangle this weekend!

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In The Spotlight

Everyone has things they absolutely love, and I have a lot of them. Check out Thursdays In The Spot Light for the latests in reviews, featured bloggers, cool pins from Pinterest and other things I felt that absolutely everyone should know about!

Have something you think is worthy of the spotlight, drop me a line today!

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A Natural World

Spring has arrived and that means its a great time to be outside. Check out these awesome posts for tips and educational activities to take advantage of this wonderful time of year.

Updates every Friday!

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Bits & Bytes

Feeling nerdy? Look no further, every Saturday you will find new posts on tec related topics!

For the new or experienced bloggers you will find content about SEO, the latest tips & tricks, social media integration and even content ideas.

For the mac geeks out there we have you covered with detailed how's for Mavericks.

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Flavor Favorites

From my kitchen to yours, a good meal can change your outlook on the entire day! Check out these recipes from The Chipka House Kitchen!

New Recipes are posted every Sunday just in time for you to enjoy in the coming week!

Subscribe today to get them delivered right to your inbox!

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