The 7th Street Public Market Has Some of the Best Shopping in Charlotte

7th Street Public Market

Shopping for food does not have to be a chore. Shopping for food can be an experience. Whether you prefer to shop alone, or take the kids, make more out of your weekly trip to the grocery store when you shop at one of the best local spots in town. This weekend, pick up everything you need at the 7th Street Public Market in Charlotte.  Bringing … [Read more...]

5 Hot Drinks to Enjoy as the Weather Gets Cold

Hot drinks for winter

Nothing beats the comfort of hot drinks in cold weather. When you are feeling a chill, a cocoa can warm you right up. Skip the coffee shop and make one of these hot drinks at home. Spicy Chai Tea: Chai tea is all about the spices. Boil water with crushed spices, cinnamon, ginger and milk. Steep a tea bag in the mixture and you have a chai worth … [Read more...]

How to Achieve a Well Balanced Living Room in Your Apartment

Creating a well balanced living room

When talking about apartment decorating tips and ideas, balance is a word which often comes up. This is more than simply placing two chairs opposite the couch to balance the space. Balance is a sense that the room works. Here are three great tips for achieving a well balanced living room. Find the focal point. This is the point where your eyes go as … [Read more...]

Register Now for a Culinary Tour of Uptown Charlotte

Source: Feast Food Tours

One great way to get to know the area where you live, is taking a culinary tour. You will get to meet other foodies, meet chefs, try new dishes, sample craft beers and local wines and develop a new appreciation for your town and the surrounding area. This fall, grab a friend and get to know our area as you go on culinary tours of uptown … [Read more...]

Tips for Using Your Wood Burning Fireplace

Tips for using a wood burning fireplace

Our apartments with wood burning fireplaces are great for chilly fall and winter evenings. You can watch the flames, cuddle up with someone you love, sip hot cocoa or apple cider and relax into the evening. Be sure to take good care of the fireplace in order to have it work well for you. Here are our tips for using your wood burning fireplaces this … [Read more...]