Easy, Elegant Holiday Gifts

The holiday season is upon us! And if you’re anything like us, you’ve been putting off your holiday shopping until the very last minute. That’s why we’ve decided to lend a helping hand and share some of our favorite gifts to give this season — so you can get all of your holiday gifts in… Read More

Four Simple, Must-Have Thanksgiving Recipes

Most people believe that the main centerpiece for a traditional Thanksgiving feast is the turkey. And while the turkey is obviously a staple, we typically spend the days leading up to Thanksgiving dreaming about all of the delicious sides that come along with the meal. That’s why today, we’re sharing our four, all-time favorite Thanksgiving… Read More

Top Six November Events in the Upstate

Is anyone else as amazed as we are that this year is flying by so quickly? While we’re still trying to check off our New Year’s resolutions from 2017, we’ve got plenty of other things to occupy ourselves with this month — like all of these exciting events happening in the Upstate! We suppose the… Read More

Spook-tacular Halloween Treats

Halloween is right around the corner! And if you are hosting a Halloween party or simply trying to get into the holiday spirit, these creative and delicious Halloween-inspired dishes will definitely do the trick. Desserts Halloween wouldn’t be complete without some sweet treats! Check out these fun recipes that are sure to please your guests… Read More

Top October Events Around Town

Okay, y’all. Now that school is back in full swing, college football games are filling up our Saturdays and pictures of apple picking are covering our social media feeds, we think it’s safe to say that fall has finally arrived. And if those things don’t give you all the fall feels, then maybe these upcoming… Read More

Resident Spotlight: Bob & Denise Patterson

After spending most of their lives in Maryland, Bob and his wife, Denise Patterson, moved to the Upstate in 2008, planting roots in the Five Forks area. And while they loved being in the Carolinas, the area where they were living wasn’t quite what they were interested in any longer. “Where our house was in… Read More

Get Better Sleep with a Bedroom Makeover

There’s nothing worse than a restless night of sleep. And while you may have tried all the tricks to help you sleep better through the night, you may not have considered establishing a new sleeping environment. The first thing you need to consider is what you have in your room. Is your desk in there? Do… Read More

Summer Bucket List

We all have some sort of life bucket list. Maybe it includes reading through a list of your iconic books or exploring exotic lands. Whatever’s on your list, summer is the perfect time of year to start checking things off — and maybe even adding a few to it. Here are some fun activities that… Read More