Katie Levans
Co-Founder and Creative Director

This modern tiny house compound 90 miles from Charlotte is the perfect socially distant escape

I was on the roof of my parking deck getting in another solo socially distant workout during month five of coronavirus shutdowns when Instagram fed me an ad...

20 things to see, do, and eat in Belmont, 15 miles west of Charlotte

Our Belmont guide is proudly presented by Charlotte Eye Ear Nose & Throat Associates, P.A. No matter where you live in or around Charlotte, trust the pros...

28 things to do, eat, and drink in South End

Our South End Guide is proudly presented by Wyndham Capital Mortgage. From the light rail trail to staples like Sycamore Brewing and Mr. K’s, South End...

28 dates you’ll actually want to go on in Charlotte

Searching for date ideas in Charlotte? Here’s a quick list of 28 dates ideas. Listen. We’re guilty as charged here, but if one more Charlotte...

KiKi, a restaurant and cocktail lounge from the team behind Soul, opens November 25 in Plaza Midwood

KiKi, a new restaurant and cocktail lounge from the owners of Soul Gastrolounge, will open at 5 p.m. on Monday, November 25 in the heart of Plaza Midwood....

What to expect at Charlotte Christmas Village, open through December 24 in Uptown

Charlotte Christmas Village, a German-inspired holiday market, is back for its fourth season. Find it at 408 N. Tryon St. in the surface lot across from...

The People’s Market opening a second location in historic firehouse Uptown

Ahead of its two-year anniversary in Dilworth this week, The People’s Market has announced plans for a second location in Uptown. The coffee shop, food...

Volo, a new Italian restaurant in the old Lumiere space, will open Monday, November 18

Volo, a new upscale Italian restaurant, will open on Monday, November 18 in Myers Park. The restaurant takes the space formerly occupied by Lumiere, a popular...

Depression is like drowning on dry land and I’ve been going under undetected for years

Content warning: This piece discusses depression and suicidal ideation. They say drowning doesn’t look the way we might expect. There’s no flailing or...

Link & Pin targeting Nov. 18 opening in South End — features cocktail cart and mimosa trays

Link & Pin, the newest restaurant and cocktail bar from Rob Duckworth, is targeting a Nov. 18 opening in South End. The 6,500-square-foot restaurant is...

Barry’s Bootcamp now open at Atherton

Barry’s Bootcamp opened its first North Carolina location last week in South End’s newly revamped Atherton development. The LA-based boutique...

48-hour guide: How to spend a weekend in Charlotte with Black Wednesday owner Corri Smith

This story is proudly presented by Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority – our partner in exploring the Queen City.  When you’re hosting out-of-town...