Mary Gross
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My name is Mary Gross and I am a copywriter, a craps player and an excellent napper.

Confessions of a Charlotte teenager

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Confessions of a Charlotte restaurant manager

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Confessions of a Charlotte pet photographer

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The top 7 salad dressings in Charlotte

“Salad dressing” is a misleading name. The name pigeon holes these amazing dressings as just a topping for lettuce. Does dressing make eating leafy greens...

Here’s what it’s like to be naked and alone in a sensory deprivation float tank for an hour

I recently had my first sensory deprivation float tank experience. I first heard about Waxhaw’s Float Carolina from my massage therapist. She told me that...

Is the Bootlegger House the most haunted house in Charlotte?

This piece was originally published in October 2015. I believe in ghosts. Now I know what you’re thinking, “If you believe in ghosts, that must mean...

These are the 6 best French onion soups in Charlotte

This is not the first list about French onion soup in Charlotte. But this is the best list about French onion soup in Charlotte. After perusing some other...

Confessions of a Charlotte insurance claims adjuster

I once got into an accident outside of Dunkin’ Donuts in South End. Other than not causing the accident… I did everything wrong. I didn’t call the...

Confessions of a country club member

Sometimes I wonder what it would be like to be rich, belong to a country club and not have to leave Pasta & Provisions empty-handed because I realized I...

Comprehensive list of the best french fries in Charlotte

I take french fries very seriously. I never order fries at a new restaurant without asking exactly what type of french fry they offer. I never order onion...

5 foods that the North just does better

Don’t worry, this article isn’t about pizza and bagels. Even I’m sick of hearing Northerners complain about these. Instead, this article is about...

Confessions of a local government employee

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