Home Sweet Home

“Home is where the heart is.” It’s a common phrase meaning that our homes are a central place in our lives—where we rest our heads, nourish our bodies and make fond memories with loved ones. It’s the epicenter of our worlds, where we start and end each day, and where we keep our most prized possessions. … Continued

Lifestyle Letter

We are so excited to bring you our Second Annual Reader’s Choice issue!  This issue has been completely designed with you, our readers, in mind–and even with a little bit of your help! Within this issue you will find our 2019 Readers’ Choice Awards that were decided by you. This year’s winners are a collection South Charlotte … Continued

Lifestyle Letter

As the saying goes, time flies when you’re having fun. And time sure has flown by this year as we can’t believe we’ve put together the final issue of South Charlotte Lifestyle in 2018! It seems like just yesterday we were sitting down to write our January letter to all of you—talking about resolutions and … Continued

On Being Thankful

November marks the beginning of my favorite time of year. After a day of candy-filled laughs and a costume held together by duck tape and a faulty safety pin, I dawn my Santa hat as soon as the clock strikes midnight on October 31. Don’t get me wrong, I love Halloween. But Thanksgiving and Christmas are … Continued

Lifestyle Letter

I sincerely hope you brought your appetite for this issue. From foodie getaways to a contemporary sushi bar right in our very backyard, this issue brings the heat (to the kitchen). Jokes aside, the October issue is dedicated to the delicious tastes–savory, sweet and everything in between–in our wonderful community. It has been such a joy … Continued

Lifestyle Letter

“Autumn, the year’s last, loveliest smile.” – William Cullen Byrant This eloquent quote from the great American poet and journalist, Mr. William Cullen Bryant, leaves my sun-kissed skin wrapped in a cloak of goose bumps. As I write this, sitting at my cluttered glass top desk, it is July. The leaves of the poplar treat … Continued

Lifestyle Letter

Allow me to introduce myself, as I am an unfamiliar face. My name is Emily Shea and I am the new editor of South Charlotte Lifestyle Magazine. My first issue with you is all about kids and pets. The sun hasn’t set on summer just quite yet, but will soon bid us farewell, making those days spent paddle … Continued

Lifestyle Letter

It’s finally everyone’s favorite season: summer. Now, that may seem a bold statement, but in Charlotte it simply has to be true. It’s the season of fireflies and lake days, of sprinklers and sunshine, of long days and warm nights. It’s the season when our city sings with the sounds crickets and fireworks and happily squealing … Continued

Publisher’s Letter

As we welcome you to our June Men’s Issue, we wanted to take a moment to thank our readers for your wonderful and inspiring comments about our May Ladies Movers & Shakers feature. It is our honor to recognize true contributors to South Charlotte Lifestyle, and the South Charlotte lifestyle. It was a joy to … Continued

April 2018 Lifestyle Letter

This issue marks our third year of publishing South Charlotte Lifestyle.