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The Spotlight: J. Leigh Events and her “Party Boxes”

By |November 14th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

Months ago I had a party and invited some dear girlfriends to celebrate my birthday. I used the services of Jennifer Bishop, owner and planner of J. Leigh Events. J. Leigh Events is a full service event planning company

TED Talks: “10 Ways to Have a Better Conversation”​ by Celeste Headlee

By |September 2nd, 2018|Tags: , , , |

I recently led a discussion on Ted Talks “10 Ways to Have a Better Conversation” by Celeste Headlee (link: https://lnkd.in/eeuXPu7) and this was one of my most well-attended sessions. I even had an attendee share with me

Love ‘water of the South?’ Try these 6 sweet tea cocktails at Charlotte bars

By |July 24th, 2018|

Charlotte restaurants are shaking things up a bit by including the “water of the South” in their cocktails—sweet tea. I must admit, coming from up north, sweet tea was one of the highlights of moving south. Now, Charlotte

8 local experiences to give as Mother’s Day gifts

By |April 28th, 2018|

Mother’s Day is such a special time of the year to celebrate and honor your mom. Why not help her remember this May 13 holiday in a whole new way—by gifting her an experience that she’ll never forget? Here are a few local

10 cooking classes that will have you eating and feeling like a chef

By |April 4th, 2018|

Whether you are a chef in the making or need lots of assistance in the kitchen, a well-taught cooking class will not only enhance your kitchen skills, but you’ll be able to nosh your way through them… deliciously.

Here are nine area