charleston getaway

While only in our second year tradition of vacationing in Charleston over the weekend for my boyfriends birthday in late November, I am always very excited to begin the trip. The days before are always hectic trying to predict the weather and pack for all the activities we plan to do like walking around downtown, … More charleston getaway

queen park social

Unplug and Be Social at SouthEnd’s Newest Hotspot Queen Park Social’s mission is to encourage you with unlimited ways to have fun and “Be Social” that you’ll forget to check your phone. Disconnect to Reconnect. A New York City inspired boutique entertainment house has opened its doors on Yancey Road in lower SouthEnd. Neighbors to … More queen park social

a day in the life

I am fortunate to have an established career with global corporation that allows me the freedom of a flexible schedule. Being able to extend my days off into more than just two days has given me the opportunity to create a life in the food community here in Charlotte. Over the past two years,  I … More a day in the life

metro diner

Charlotte is no stranger to being on national television. The Queen City has had several of it’s local spots featured on “Diners, Dive-In’s and Dives”. The Improper Pig, Bang Bang Burgers, and the Landmark Diner to name a few. We have another one to add to the list, Metro Diner. A hometown family restaurant from … More metro diner

dilworth tasting room

Meet the new face of an old Dilworth neighborhood favorite. Keeping true to the original structure and character of the longtime neighborhood pub of 35 years, Dilworth Billiards, you can tell the moment you walk through the front door that it has been upgraded into a beautiful and spacious new gathering place. Owner Jaffer Kovic, … More dilworth tasting room

rooney’s market

Have you been to Carolina Beer Temple, Harry’s Grille, Piedmont Social House, Yoga, Beauty Salons, Movie Theatre or any of the other cool spots at Arysley? Located at 485 and South Tryon, Ayrsley is a small little town center with almost everything you could possibly need to live, eat and have fun. All that’s missing … More rooney’s market