11 Undying Habits That Prove You Can Never Take North Carolina Out Of The North Carolinian

What does it mean to grow up North Carolinian? It can mean a whole wealth of things – you’re knowledge on BBQ and southern cuisine is more refined than your neighbors to the north, you know collards should be served with vinegar, you say yes ma’am and no sir, and of course…the word y’all is about as natural as breathing. There’s the on the surface things that resonate you grew up in the south, but there’s also a whole wealth of certain state cultures that persist with us through most of our life…like these 11.

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What are some you’re guilty of, what are some you’d add to the list?

Speaking of being a North Carolinian, here are 10 things to do in the Tar Heel state when you think you’ve done everything.