Author: Kristen Baughman

Kristen Baughman is the founder of Tabletop Media Group, a boutique media agency based in Raleigh and serving clients in the food, beverage and agriculture industries. Her company offers consulting services in the fields of social media, graphic design, illustration, special events, website design and videography. In her free time, you can find her relaxing outside with her dog Cheerwine, writing about food and drink, or at one of the many breweries in the region sipping on a N.C. beer.

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Visit her at tabletopmediagroup.com

It’s sweater weather, and we’re all about cozying up at our favorite bars around the Raleigh area with a libation in hand. We’ve rounded up some of the best winter drinks to help you unwind, warm up and celebrate the season. Cheers! Bad Santa at The Haymaker Walking into The...
With the most live music in North Carolina , Raleigh is the place to rock through the holidays and through the winter with family and friends. From Christmas shows to huge country and pop tours to funky New Year's Eve celebrations, we’ve rounded up more than 15 can't-miss concerts...
It's safe to say that the Raleigh area 's food scene is thriving. Passionate mind and James Beard Award-winning chef Ashley Christensen was named national Chef of the Year by Eater ; Garland co-owner and chef Cheetie Kumar just earned a raving piece in The New York Times ; and Morgan...
Update (Oct. 10, 2018, 4pm): The N.C. State Fair opening date has been postponed to Oct. 12 due to Hurricane Michael. More info High-flying rides and deep-fried pies—the N.C. State Fair is back in Raleigh, N.C.! The 151st annual N.C. State Fair, in town Oct. 12-21, adds 25+ new foods to the
With Fall comes lots of great events around Raleigh, N.C.! And those not only include signature events in the capital city like PNC presents Wide Open Bluegrass and the N.C. State Fair but also fun festivals in Raleigh's surrounding towns. Apex , Cary , Fuquay-Varina , Holly Springs ,...