Miss North Carolina Blog

Hello 2017!!

It’s nice to finally see you! However, I’m starting to feel like “old news” seeing all of the beautiful new girls join the Miss North Carolina Class of 2017, while my sash says 2016. It’s starting to hit me and become real that the year I’ve worked so hard to live through is halfway through […]

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Hello 2017!

Hello 2017!! It’s nice to finally see you! However, I’m starting to feel like “old news” seeing all of the beautiful new girls join the Miss North Carolina Class of 2017, while my sash says 2016. It’s starting to hit me and become real that the year I’ve worked so hard to live through is […]

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Bring it on 2017!

The past six months have been not one ounce shy or less of a dream. I’ve been in a whirlwind of what feels like an alternate reality. If you mix together a lot of laughs, tears, smiles, stress, gratitude, thankfulness, excitement, and humility, then that would sort of explain the many emotions I’ve had. I […]

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It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

Since October, I have had the time of my life at each appearance I have made. Every place I have visited thus far has been filled with people who make me feel so incredibly special. I absolutely cannot believe I am already five months into the job I have been working to achieve since I […]

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Hello fall weather!

Hello fall weather! I’ve missed you for a year and have been awaiting your arrival! I am a sweater gal, however, I feel as though “fall” has so far been summer in darker colored clothes trying to get away with wearing jeans. I have so enjoyed this past month. My schedule has been jam packed […]

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Miss America Recap

I can hardly fathom the past two months of my life. The blessings I have been swarmed with have been overwhelming and deeply humbling. I have been smothered in the love of many people who have put generous and thoughtful time into making the effort to show their support. A simple text message, sweet Facebook […]

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McKenzie’s First Blog Post!

Speechless. I am truly speechless.  As I sit here in my new apartment looking out of the window at my new surroundings. I skim through the closet full of new clothes and shoes, and I’m adjusting to a new “normal.” The newest thing to me is something that is not new to many others. It […]

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April Showers Certainly Bring May Flowers!

April showers certainly brought May Flowers! I have to admit, I thought the schedule as Miss NC would slow down and that I may be kind of bored as June and the end of my reign approached. BOY was I wrong! I have been going nonstop, which is wonderful because that way I don’t have […]

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Summertime is calling me!

I’ve been talking about springtime and the sunshine in my past few blogs, so I think it’s apparent to all of my followers how happy I am with the gorgeous weather lately! I just can’t help it! A day in the life of Miss NC during spring is BUSY! I kind of thought things would […]

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