LIFESTYLE

Advice from a Pro: How to Have a Healthy Divorce

You might not expect to see the words ‘divorce’ and ‘healthy’ in the same sentence, as it likely seems like an oxymoron due to how society portrays separation and divorce. However, as a divorce attorney and licensed...

There’s Still Time to Support Black Philanthropy Month in Charlotte and Vote for a Local Award Winner

August is Black Philanthropy Month and here in Charlotte, a celebration and recognition effort is being led by #BPM2020CLT, the initiative of the New Generation of African American Philanthropists (NGAAP Charlotte) and several local organizations.

How To Host a Backyard Kentucky Derby Party This Year

Feeling lucky? Gather your closest lilies and phillies for a few bets. Backyard style. The 146th Kentucky Derby will run on Saturday, September 5, without in person fans. Hosting your 2020 Derby Party will be a little...

What Is a Mohs Surgeon, When Should You See One, Where Can You Find One.

Been enjoying plenty of backyard & outside time during Summer 2020? Hopefully you’ve been using sunscreen judiciously and every 2 hours as advised, and that you have your annual or biannual skin check scheduled. Even in the...

Turn Your Takeout Food Containers into Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Envision Charlotte is turning takeout food containers into Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). You probably don't even realize it, but most of the plastic containers you get your takeout and food delivery in are NOT recyclable at our local...

UNC Charlotte’s New Female Chancellor, Dr. Sharon L. Gaber.

Dr. Sharon L. Gaber is making history. The second woman to lead the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, she officially replaces Philip L. Dubois as the school's...

UPDATED. Charlotte Black Owned, Women Owned Businesses to Know and Support.

If you want to support Charlotte's Black Lives and Community, in addition to getting involved, posting & sharing on social, voicing your support, and VOTING, you can spend money with Black Owned businesses. That is an important,...

Freshen Up Your Patio and Driveways for the New Outdoor Get Togethers ~ 10 or Fewer Please!

Let's take this outside. Patio parties and driveway meetups are the new way to connect with friends and neighbors. Limiting the total number in attendance to 10 or under makes it easy to spend quality time together...

What Charlotte Book Lovers are Reading Now

After a month staying at home, many of us have adjusted to spending our days in athletic wear and connecting with colleagues and friends on Zoom. For those still heading out for essential work, we're grateful for your service...

Inspirational Books for These Tough Times

There’s never been a better time to get lost in a great book. These nonfiction titles offer plenty of inspiration, so you’ll be ready to take on the world when it feels safe again. Until then, we’ll...

Charlotte Restaurant Spaces Where you Can Host a Group Dinner, Event or Party this Spring

It's almost spring, which means it's almost time for bridal showers, baby showers, graduation showers and more. If you're in charge, not to worry. Skip the stress and book now using our guide of the best restaurants...

Here is Our Spring 2020 Stay at Home Reading List

Run out of ideas on things to do and cannot watch yet another Netflix show? Consider reading one or five of these hot sellers from this spring. Stop by Park Road Books or Main St. Books in...

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