Tag: fall

Iced Pumpkin Caramel Macchiato

| November 2, 2017 | 0 Comments
Iced Pumpkin Caramel Macchiato

Everyone is familiar with Starbucks’ fifth-best iced coffee drink, the Caramel Macchiato. It’s rated fifth on 1912pike.com, but I rate it first in my heart. Being a latté kind of girl, this says a lot about me. There is something about the caramel, vanilla, milk and coffee blend that go so well together and force […]

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Not in 2017 Anymore

| October 26, 2017 | 0 Comments
Not in 2017 Anymore

If you are looking for an experience that will take you back to the years of turkey legs, gypsy fortune tellers and jousting for your loved ones, well then this local festival is the one for you. The Carolina Renaissance Festival, located in Huntersville, is officially open for the fall months. The festival embodies the […]

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Dancing into Fall

| November 8, 2016 | 0 Comments
Dancing into Fall

Every year, UNC Charlotte’s Dance Department works hard to put on their annual fall dance concert. The choreography comes from many esteemed choreographers in the dance world and features a variety of styles, from ballet to vintage jazz. It features performances from various students in the department. The concert opened with a large group number […]

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Fall recipes: Reese’s Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Cheese Ball

| November 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
Fall recipes: Reese’s Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Cheese Ball

Thanksgiving is a day when all gather around a table full of home cooked dishes and desserts, visiting with family and friends they haven’t seen in months. Make sure you don’t show up empty handed to a loved one’s house this holiday season by making this simple dessert recipe that yields enough servings for a […]

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Trick or treat: methods to make your Halloween more memorable

| October 20, 2015 | 0 Comments
Trick or treat: methods to make your Halloween more memorable

Halloween is a time of fall weather, all things creepy and mountains of candy. From carving pumpkins into jack-o-lanterns to visiting a haunted house, the night is to be enjoyed with freaky fun and ghastly frights. Halloween, or All Hallows’ Eve, was derived from the Celtic festival of Samhain that was celebrated over 2,000 years […]

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Fearless Flyer Fall Festival

| October 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
Fearless Flyer Fall Festival

Are you bored with the typical pumpkin spiced latte, pumpkin pie, or pumpkin bread? Do you crave even more pumpkin flavors? Fear no more; Trader Joe’s Fearless Flyer is here! Not only does Trader Joe’s sell organic food that’s good for the soul, but they also have events to unite the local community’s health conscious […]

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Fall fashion trends

| October 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
Fall fashion trends

By no means am I petite. It can be very hard in modern society for average and plus sized women like myself to find clothes that not only fit comfortably, but actually flatter different body shapes. I’ve made it my goal to find a few pieces and accessories that are up and coming for the […]

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Starbucks’ Secret Menu: Harry Potter’s Pumpkin Juice

| September 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
Starbucks’ Secret Menu: Harry Potter’s Pumpkin Juice

Long time no see, but we’re finally back again with another iteration of Starbucks’ Secret Menu. Now that it’s fall, Starbucks has once again begun stocking their special pumpkin spice sauce, which means there’s about 20 new drinks we can can for you to see. This week, I decided to check out something called “Harry Potter’s […]

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Five things to try this fall

| November 4, 2014 | 0 Comments
Five things to try this fall

Chop it off Chop off your hair. If summer calls for long, beachy waves then autumn is the season for chic and short hair. There’s an unexplainable freedom when you chop off your hair, not to mention it will help to frame your face when you’re wearing all those oversized sweaters this season. Experiment with […]

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Acres of apples, bushels of taste

| October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
Acres of apples, bushels of taste

Do you think Autumn is just about pumpkins? Think again Autumn is apple season. Macintosh, Gala, Granny Smith, Golden Delicious, Honey Crisp and many more varieties start to ripen as soon as the temperature begins to dip and tree leaves change color. If you love apples then you are in luck. Some of the finest […]

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Fall fairs provide fun and attractions across the state

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
Fall fairs provide fun and attractions across the state

As fall begins and the leaves start to change there is nothing like participating in festivities to get into the spirit of the new season. Before carving pumpkins for Halloween and eventually putting out the cornucopia, take a weekend in October to enjoy a Fair. This year, the Cleveland County Fair in Shelby, N.C. is […]

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Men’s fashion guide

| October 22, 2013 | 0 Comments
Men’s fashion guide

Attention men, first impressions are everything. The key to a good impression is making sure you always look your best. There are a variety of styles you can chose from, whether you decide to go for the classic look, preppy, casual, or even “street style.” You can accomplish many of these looks with pieces such […]

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DIY autumn apartment decor

| November 7, 2012 | 0 Comments
DIY autumn apartment decor

It’s the week after Halloween. The day that every assortment of candy is on sale. And even more exciting, the day that all Halloween apparel is half off. If you’re like me, I hardly like to waste. If you’re wondering what to do with your leftover mini pumpkins a great way to revamp them for […]

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10 Books to Dive Into this Fall

| October 3, 2012 | 0 Comments
10 Books to Dive Into this Fall

Top 10 books to dive into this fall According to Thedailybeast.com and Huffingtonpost.com, the best books to read should be read this fall. With fall recess arriving shortly, it may be a good idea to purchase a few good books and nuzzle up by the fireplace. Check out these top 10 books that everyone is […]

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