November 2016 Lifestyle Letter

It's that time of year again! I can honestly say Charlotte is one of the most joyful places to be when the winter months arrive. We truly live in a city of neighborly warmth and giving, making the cold season just a little more bearable. With the holidays right around the corner, we'd like to take this opportunity to thank…

November 2016 Around Town

Seventy years of science, exploration and wonder in Charlotte have a new look. Recently, Discovery Place, Inc. unveiled a new brand identity with new logos, websites and name changes. The rebrand launched in celebration of the organization’s 70th anniversary, and was formally presented at the organization’s One Night Wonder anniversary celebration in uptown Charlotte.

Cam Newton Foundation

If you prefer to donate via web, navigate to link listed in our uBack ad! The Cam Newton Foundation is also looking for sponsors for their charity weekend June 10th and 11th 2017. If you’d like to get involved email When Thanksgiving rolls around, some of Cam Newton’s most memorable moments in Charlotte are off the field.

Ditch the Dull!

Interior design is defined by Google as "the art or process of designing the interior decoration of a room or building." When defined in its most simplistic and generalized form interior design seems…well, quite dull. -Craziness!

November 2016 Travel Destination

The tourist season in Alaska is short – primarily mid-May through mid-September. There are pros and cons to traveling in the early part of the season or waiting until fall. Weather, access to certain wildlife, etc. are all factors. An experienced travel professional can help you choose the right time to go.

Structural and Ornamental Metalwork in Charlotte

There is so much to be said for local businesses. Not only do they strengthen the local economy, but they also have a unique way of helping us forge lasting relationships with other members of our community. These are the connections that keep Charlotte alive; they preserve the vibrancy of this unique, historic city that we all love so much.

November 2016 Good Times

Local South Charlotte residents step out to enjoy the many fine dining options and handcrafted cocktails from the friendly staff at Turnhouse Grille.

Chicken Soup for Every Soul

As winter approaches we begin to add layers of warmth to what we choose to wear daily. Out come the hats, scarves and gloves. One of the most satisfying edible layers of warmth is the comfort of soup. There are many kinds of soups - broths and chowders are the most common with chicken noodle being the likely favorite. Everyone…

Harvesting Hope

On a beautiful summer evening dozens gathered at the incredible Mountain Island lake home of Jeff and Patty Mulloy to support Shining Hope Farms. Following the Luau theme for the gathering, H&M catering created hors d'oeuvres and desserts with a Polynesian flare. Our Shining Hope Farms’ Board Chair, Kari Pilbeam, gave an informative and moving presentation about the benefits of…