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Best Cookbooks For Cooking in College

Worried that sending your kid off to college means their diets will consist of boxed meals or ramen? Is your son or daughter moving into their first off-campus apartment and far away from dining halls? Our sister company, Simon & Schuster serves up some college-appropriate cookbooks designed to make cooking easy and even fun for your kids after they’ve fled the nest.

07/29/2014

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Best Gelato In Charlotte

Deep, rich flavors of frozen goodness explode on your taste buds with each spoonful of homemade gelato from one of Charlotte’s premier gelato shops. Make your summer tastier by stopping by and discovering the joy of gelato.

07/23/2014

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Sunshine Smoothie Recipe For Summer

Tina Haubert, author of The Part Time Vegetarian Smoothies and Juices, shares her recipe for a summer smoothie that is both healthy and delicious.

07/22/2014

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Time-Saving Tips For Healthy School Lunches

With creative planning and the right containers, packing a quick and healthy lunch can be as easy as ABC and 123!

07/21/2014

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Five Healthy Foods For Your Brain

When it comes to maintaining and even enhancing brain health, choosing the right foods is critically important. These five foods will have your brain working in top gear.

07/11/2014

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Charlotte Late Summer Produce Guide

So many popular fruits and vegetables ripen during the summer, the highlight of the growing season. Those who love fresh, local produce but don’t have a green thumb, a farm or a neighbor who gardens can look to local markets for fruits, veggies and much more.

07/09/2014

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Fruity Cocktails To Beat The Summer Heat

Lemonade may be a great thirst quencher in the hot, hot heat of summer time, but get creative this year with some drinks that are a bit more fun.

07/01/2014

Margarita

Best Frozen Drinks In Charlotte

When the summer heat beats down, it’s time to find the perfect frozen cocktail. Here in the Queen City, there are a plethora of options to choose from.

06/25/2014

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Five Unexpected Uses For Tea

Tea is useful for much more than filling your cup. Check out these five unusual uses before you throw away your next teabag.

06/17/2014

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Your Ultimate Fourth Of July Party Guide

This CBS Local Ultimate Fourth Of July Party Guide will have you prepared for the best Independence Day since 1776.

06/12/2014

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Best Seasonal Spring Recipes

Roasted Brussels Sprouts And Bacon

Best Thanksgiving Side Dishes

While turkey is the quintessential Thanksgiving dish, it’s the side dishes that can make or break the meal. From roasted asparagus to classic pumpkin pie, it’s time to get inspired.

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Best Vegetarian Dishes

Celebrate National Vegetarian Day with one of these delicious vegetable filled dishes. Not into salad? Try spinach lasagna, hummus or falafels.

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