Tuesday, November 5, 2019 / by Ashley Lay
Songs have been written about it, memories are made every day on it. North Carolina red dirt. There something inherently special about the land down here. Space to call your own. Area to explore, settle, and grow on. We understand the dreams of first-time home buyers to luxury buyers and somewhere in between those two areas is: YOU. Someone who has a larger dream of not just buying a house someone else lived in, but building your own home. At Ashley Lay Real Estate, we have you covered there as well. We currently have multiple land plots for sale to which you can begin acting on your dreams! We also have some trusted friends that want to help you realize your dreams, maybe before you thought it would be possible!
We pride ourselves on being your Realtors for life. That is seen through us making sure you have trusted resources and REAL people to work with every step of the way! Meet First National Bank’s Debbie Overby. She and her team at First National have some h ...
Monday, September 30, 2019 / by Ashley Lay
Remember the days when you’d play outside in the dirt, barefoot in the grass, climbing the neighbor’s crab apple tree from sunup to sundown? Coming home with dirt under your fingernails, a fresh tan line and a skinned knee always promised a fulfilled day. It seems fewer kids know that feeling today. That's why Take a Child Outside exists.
Why Head Outdoors?
While it seems that kids “nowadays” are parked on the couch in front of a screen the majority of the time, that’s not necessarily the case. Often, instead of being linked to technology, the amount of time children spend outdoors is directly linked to their caretakers. The more time parents spend outside, the more time kids spend exploring and cultivating a deeper appreciation for nature.
This learning process begins at a very young age. Kids as young as 11 or 12 already have their view of “nature” pretty set in stone–good or bad. It’s important ; ...