2016 Cary Holiday Events Guide

Cary, NC – The holiday season will be on us before we know it. To plan out your events, here is a guide to holiday fun around Cary in November and December. Read more

Registration Open for Tree and Gingerbread House Decorations

Cary, NC – As the weather starts to turn crisp, it’s a sign that the holidays are coming soon. And with the holidays come two Cary traditions with the Gifting Tree Project and the Gingerbread House Competition. Read more

Editor’s Journal: Ole Time Winter Festival

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Cary, NC — The Heart of Cary Association produced the 12th annual Ole Time Winter Festival in Downtown Cary on Saturday, December 5, 2015. Read more


3 Easy Ways to Talk to Santa


Cary, NC — Did you know that it’s easy to get in touch with Santa from right here in Cary? Read more

2015 Cary Holiday Gift Guide


Cary, NC — Enjoy this guide of great places to find gifts from locally-owned stores in Cary. It’s our way of supporting “Small Business Saturday.” Read more

2015 Guide to Holiday Events in Cary


Cary, NC — We can’t believe it’s already “that time of the year” again – the time for excitement, scarves and sweaters, family traditions, shopping, parties, food and giving thanks. Enjoy our own tradition – this event guide to all the holiday happenings in Cary. Read more

2015 Holiday Decorating Trends

Garden Supply Co's owner Deborah Ramsey has been ready for Christmas since mid-September with seven over-the-top decorated Christmas trees.

Garden Supply Co’s owner Deborah Ramsey has been ready for Christmas since mid-September with themed trees like this complete with a full-sized sled.

Cary, NC — Many of us groan when we see Christmas decorations in stores before we have even purchased our Halloween pumpkins. But wait until you see what they do at Garden Supply – it just might make you anticipate the season in a whole new way. Read more


Garden: Decorate Your Yard for July 4th


Cary, NC — This weekend is the 4th of July holiday, the day that we celebrate the birth of our country’s independence. So, how can you celebrate this important day in the garden? A little blue, a little white and lots of red! Read more

Recipes: Homemade Christmas Candy

Homemade Christmas Candy

Cary, NC — Like every family, mine has changed and evolved throughout the years–along with many of our Christmas traditions. However, each and every year, we always enjoy making homemade Christmas candy for friends and loved ones.  Read more


Christmas Trees: Real vs. Fake


Cary, NC — It’s December, and Christmas trees are starting to pop up in the homes of many Cary families. Before you dig last year’s artificial tree out of your garage or head to the store to buy one, check out the benefits of purchasing a real Christmas tree instead. Read more