Sanjay and Sejal Patel wanted to buy a beach house within a few hours of their Wake Forest home. The oceanfront duplex they found in Carolina Beach needed some work, and a television show captured the renovation process.
Sarah Napthali is well-versed in the ways Buddhism can improve day-to-day living. After several books, including "Buddhism for Mothers" and "Buddhism for Parents on the Go," the Australian author has trained her sights on relationships. She has been with her spouse for more than 20 years and is the mother of two teenage boys, so she has much to say about weaving spirituality into the day-to-day challenges of a romantic partnership.