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Kristin + Matt: Built to Last

I’m so excited to present the unique story of our very own production coordinator, Kristin, and her newlywed husband, Matt! K + M met nearly five years ago  in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina. It was a Wednesday night, and, happily single, Kristin almost stayed home.  But her group of guy friends convinced her to join them
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Stir it Up: Dirty Prosecco

Gather supplies: (yields 4-6) Prosecco Flavored Syrup (Gingerbread and Pumpkin Pie shown) Cookies (we used Melina’s Greek Orange Cookies) Mix it up: Crush cookies (a couple should do) into a shallow bowl. Using a little bit of prosecco and the cookie crumbs, rim your wine glasses. Pour prosecco into each glass. Add a small amount
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Weekly Rally: That Fair-Weather Feeling

Oh, how I love September!  And, oh, how it has flown by… what with all sorts of birthdays (mine’s actually today… eek), weddings, and such.  It also marks the beginning of autumn.  While I was preciously hanging on to the last days of summer earlier this month, once the crisper air hit around the official
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Stir it Up: Watermelon Margarita

Gather supplies: (yields a pitcher) 6 c Seedless Watermelon Chunks 1/4 c Simple Syrup 2 Limes, cut into chunks 1 1/2 c Fresh Blueberries 1/2 c Lightly packed fresh mint leaves, plus sprigs for garnish 1 c Plata (Silver) Tequila 1/3 c Triple Sec Coarse Salt + Sugar (for rimming glasses) Crushed Ice Mix it
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Weekly Rally: Clean Lines + a Classy Ride

The Green Kangaroo was recently asked to become a preferred vendor for the AIA North Carolina’s Center for Architecture and Design, located in downtown Raleigh.  Built to a LEED platinum standard, the Center is “an operating demonstration project for sustainable design and construction practices,” serving as a prime gathering space for those in the field. 
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Stir it Up: Princess Punch

Gather supplies: 1 (46 oz) can Pineapple Juice 1 (6 oz) can Frozen Pink Lemonade 2 1/2 c Water 3 (28 oz) bottles Ginger Ale 1 qt Strawberry Ice Cream Fruit of choice for garnish Mix it up: Mix contents together. Serve in a pretty punch bowl or pitcher! Garnish… and Voila! (Add vodka to
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Weekly Rally: A New Rally!

Notice anything different this week?  We decided to change things a little on the Weekly Rally.  Don’t worry — I’ll still give you a brief update of what we talked about on Between Designs for the week, but I’ll also post a behind-the-scenes photo from the ‘Roo Crew and share my favorite photo of the
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Katie + John: Sittin’ in a Tree

My byline may still read “Katie Graf,” but it should actually be “Katie Hunt.” On October first, I tied the knot with my sweetie, John! The following is the first (and probably only) self-authored Uniquely You. I will try not to go overboard! John and I met five and a half years ago at N.C.
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