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Category Archives: Holidays

Betsy’s Video Update | Fall 2016

This Fall’s HomeFront Video Update gives you something to look forward to and something to be thankful for. Betsy and Sarah deliver the update from Boylan Bridge in downtown Raleigh, NC. To see the article about Stump Wood Co., our featured Small Business, click here. This video was originally featured in HomeFront: Fall 2016 Edition. Sign up for the newsletter here!

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Carving Out, Honing In | Stump Wood Co.

  Carving Out, Honing In The Triangle Area is a hotbed for creatives like Jacob Arthur, but he’s a special kind of talent. He puts an amazing amount of drive and intensity behind things he is passionate about, and one of those passions is woodworking. Owner of Stump Wood Co., a Savannah College of Art …

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And the winner of the ham is….

And the winner of our HoneyBaked Ham giveaway is… @king.leah/ Leah VanderMolen King! Congratulations! Email betsy@betsysimmons.com to claim your prize. Thank you for entering our HoneyBanked Ham giveaway.

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Win your Holiday HoneyBaked Ham!

  Wanna win a HoneyBaked Ham $75 giftcard? We’ve simplified the rules: Visit our Facebook and Instagram pages and Like + Share to win! Enter until Wednesday, November 18 at midnight. Winners will be drawn and announced on Thursday, November 19. Entries open to anyone, anywhere in the US. Winner will be notified via …

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Purpose with The Mission

On Thursday nights in the basement of Vintage Church, situated in the heart of downtown Raleigh by Moore Square, women from Raleigh Rescue Mission laugh deeply, listen intently, and speak courageously. Betsy is one of the handful of women who counts herself fortunate to be in the presence of brave women with great stories …

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Betsy’s Video Update | Fall 2015

This Fall’s HomeFront Video Update gives you the rundown on #BandB50in15. What’s that all about, anyway? Hint: it will give you great insight into what Betsy has been up to this year… and what she continues to be Grateful for. Enjoy! This video was originally featured in HomeFront: Fall 2015 Edition. Sign up for the newsletter here!

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Highlight on Baking Confections

If you’re looking for something special for your next celebration, this freshly-baked company has a sweet spot that is sure to please. An assistant from an early age to her mother with cooking and baking (who is also a baker and wonderful entertainer), Whitney Stilwell has always loved experimenting in the kitchen. Recently, she …

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Season for Gratitude

To all of my colleagues, friends and family, Thank you… It is indeed the season for gratitude. I want to let you know how grateful I am that you’re a part of my life! Enjoy the season, Betsy   This post originated in Simmons Realty Group’s November 2014 Edition of HomeFront, our newsletter.   …

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Thanksgiving with the Simmons

Check this out. We’ve got a couple of jewels to be thankful for and it’s your lucky day, because we are pulling some vintage love out of the family photo albums. Do you celebrate with a festive Thanksgiving centerpiece, as the Simmons and Chapman families did circa 2000? Maybe you prefer to dress the …

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