Lullaby Land

 Article Emily Shea | Photography Decorating Den Interiors  Perhaps you are looking for something unique, something that isn’t found in every store or on so many social media posts. But when you use your imagination for a decorating a kid’s room, the creative possibilities are endless. From custom bedding to hand-painted wall murals, you can dream up some fun and exciting…

Take a Mini-Vacation at Olde Mecklenburg Brewery

 Article Noah Milliken | Photography Destiny Johnson  The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery is set in the heart of south Charlotte and features a famous Biergarten with world-class beer in a stunning and park-like haven. OMB’s ‘garten is located on eight acres consumed by hickory, pecan and 100-year-old oak trees. The inviting open spaces make for an enjoyable time to roam and sip…

Family Vacation Destinations

 Article Roni Fishkin of Mann Travels  Roni Fishkin is the Marketing Director of Mann Travels, which, with local ownership in Charlotte, has been serving travelers with personalized service for more than 35 years.   800-343-MANN (6266) | MannTravels.com

Every Parent Needs These Co-Parenting Tips

 Article Emily Shea  Tonya Graser Smith is a family law attorney whose firm is GraserSmith, PLLC. Smith, a lawyer since 2007, is committed to helping her clients through one of life’s toughest chapters. She’s also a wife and mother of two small children, so Smith thinks a lot about parenting; it’s a tough job no matter what. We caught up with…

An Advocate For the Animals

 Article Wesley Smith  We believe people will make good decisions for animals when they are treated with kindness and understanding, and when they have enough information and resources.                                                                                                                                                       - humanesocietyofcharlotte.org

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

August 2018 Around Town

Sip & Stroll In The Garden Enjoy the last few weeks of summer surrounded by the beauty of thousands of fresh blooms backdropped by the warm setting sun at the Daniel Stowe Botanical Gardens every Thursday from 5-9 p.m. until August 30. The weekly Sip & Stroll evening allows you to nurse a cool beverage while strolling … Continued

Creating the Shift Yoga Workshop

On May 20 Life Time Athletic Charlotte hosted local yogi Jennifer Busco for the first workshop of four in the series, “Creating the Shift." In this workshop, participants worked on recognizing and transforming fear based thinking, unhealthy belief systems and patterns that don’t serve them anymore through yoga, meditation, lecturing and group exercise. 

Life Time Athletic Grand Opening Pool Party

On May 19 Life Time Athletic Charlotte hosted their grand opening pool party to introduce over 800 members and guests in attendance to the gradient pool, a lap pool, a water slide, over 100 palm trees, numerous cabanas and an outdoor bistro. The event included live entertainment featuring a ukulele player, hula dancers, a fire dancer, and a swim-in … Continued

Play the Part

What You Need to Create Unique Play Areas Perfect for Your Kiddos’ Unique Interests Nicolette Martin What do you want to be when you grow up? It’s a question we were all asked as kids—one that was so innocently answered with whatever our obsession of the week was. Maybe today your child wants to be … Continued